Monthly Archive: December 2009

Anchorage Gets Hoopaphoric

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...

Hoopy New Year

Hoopy New Year

Wishing you a very Hoopy New Year with Ayumi, Ara and Mario of HoopTokyo in Tokyo, Japan.

Heidi Delisle Hoops The World For Cystic Fibrosis

Heidi Delisle Hoops The World For Cystic Fibrosis

The Harvard Post reports, “When Heidi Delisle walks into a room, people cannot help but smile. Her upbeat personality and her happy demeanor are enough to lift anyone’s spirits, but the colorful hoops she...

Santa Was Surprised People Wanted Hula Hoops

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...

Mom is Hooping

Mom is Hooping

Bianca gave her mother (pictured) a hoop for Christmas and she’s already spinning it up. She lives in Memphis, Tennessee.

Sennyo

Sennyo

Jenny “Sennyo” Carr performs in the Christmas Show at Morita’s School of Dance in Hermon, Maine.

Jessica Bullock Accidentally Got In Shape

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...

Dennis Ferrer – Sinfonia Della Notte

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...

Hoopglow

Hoopglow

We’re back from the happiest of holidays and hope yours were too! Here’s the ladies of Hoopglow rockin’ around the Christmas tree.

Pynqi Mandala

Pynqi Mandala

Pynqi Mandala of Thee Inner Cirkus hoops it out in the Santarchy parade in Greenville, South Carolina. Photo by Kevin Bost.

Festival of Trees

Festival of Trees

Amanda Syryda’s holiday performance in the Festival of Trees in Grande Prairie, Alberta, Canada.

Santacon NYC

Santacon NYC

Anya Kogan, the Adventure Hooper is hooping with the Santas at Santacon 2009 in New York City. From this photo set by Chassy.

Hoopy Holidays!

Hoopy Holidays!

Hooping.org is off spending the holidays with family in a technologically-challenged environment and will return on Tuesday, December 29th. Until then we wish you nothing but the very best and may your holidays be...

Slimming Down Holiday Gift Ideas

Slimming Down Holiday Gift Ideas

The Today Show shared their thoughts on slimming holiday gift ideas this holiday season – and of course there were hoops! “BodyHoops are sturdy and durable (not flimsy and featherlight, like cheaper versions), plus...