Monthly Archives: December 2009

Anchorage Gets Hoopaphoric

In Alaska, The Anchorage Daily News reports, “For Megan Turner, life was once bliss-deficient and hoopless. That was before she picked up her first Hula Hoop at the Girdwood Forest Fair. It took a few whirls to get the hang of it, but once she did, there was no turning back. ‘It was one of the greatest feelings,’ she said.…

Santa Was Surprised People Wanted Hula Hoops

Santa may still be at it after all these years, but that doesn’t necessarily mean he’s keeping up with the times, or perhaps that is just the case of a certain Ben Jetton. Jetton has been playing Santa at the popular site at Yosemite Avenue and Main Street in downtown Manteca, Georgia, for years. When he was interviewed regarding the…

Jessica Bullock Accidentally Got In Shape

In Dallas, Texas, the Advocate Magazine reports, “Some people drink booze or pop anti-depressants in order to stave off the blues, but East Dallas resident Jessica Bullock deals in another way. ‘I could never be in a bad mood while I’m hula hooping,’ she says. … A few years ago, Bullock located some hula-hooping soul mates, and the group began…

Dennis Ferrer – Sinfonia Della Notte

This week’s hoop track is putting the house back in our house! It’s called “Sinfonia Della Notte” and it’s the latest from New York-based DJ and producer Dennis Ferrer. It’s been added to our hoop sounds iPod below – and you can also download it for yourself and check out the remixes on iTunes by clicking: