Monthly Archive: August 2010

Lizz Sparkle

Lizz Sparkle

VIDEO OF THE DAY: Lizz Sparkle of Liquid Hoop spins it up in Tampa, Florida.

Mystic Myron in Montreal

Mystic Myron in Montreal

PHOTO OF THE DAY: Mystic Myron hoops it up at the pre-screening hoop jam for The Hooping Life’s Canadian premiere in Montreal, Quebec. Photo by Sara Hula. They both live in Ottawa, Ontario. In...

Eugene Hoopers Take It To The Streets

Eugene Hoopers Take It To The Streets

The Oregon Daily Emerald reports, “Three Eugene hipsters trail down the alley-side apartment steps, scantily clad in a green romper, blue tank top and ruffled sundress. They have forgotten their shoes on purpose. The...

Gertie is Obsessed With Hooping

Gertie is Obsessed With Hooping

Gertie is a home seamstress in Queens, New York, with a love of all things retro and she’s recently become obsessed with hooping – and she’s all about putting an old school spin on...

Associated Press: Hooping Is Hip Again

Associated Press: Hooping Is Hip Again

The Associated Press is letting America know “Hooping is Hip Again” with an article focusing on Stefanie Moser. Moser went to a wedding where the bride insisted that guests hoop and she’s been spinning...

Happy One Year Hoopiversary

Happy One Year Hoopiversary

VIDEO OF THE DAY: It’s officially one year since Amberlee “Amtron” Evans made her first hoop and hoop dancing has really had a positive impact on her. “I am very lucky to have found...

Forest Hooper

Forest Hooper

PHOTO OF THE DAY: Adrienne Lojeck of Outta This Whirld spins and centers in the forest. From this photo set by Heather Davis. Adrienne lives on Long Island in New York.

Hooping: The Meditative Workout

Hooping: The Meditative Workout

In Colorado, The Denver Post reports, “Peace, calm and relaxation come to people in different ways. Some find it in a Saturday morning pedicure; others find it with a can of beer and the...

A Combo Move

A Combo Move

Sometimes it’s not really about a specific move, but about how to bring a couple of moves together. Babz Robinson of Wild Girl Hoops teaches us one of her new favorite combo moves. She...

The Hooping Life Spins Up Montreal

The Hooping Life Spins Up Montreal

The Festival des Films du Monde, aka the Montreal World Film Festival, officially kicked off yesterday with a Gala Opening Bash that featured hoop performances, leaving festival attendees already abuzz about The Hooping Life....

Montreal Film Festival Opening Gala

Montreal Film Festival Opening Gala

PHOTO OF THE DAY: Beka Hoop of IHOOPU.com performs at the 34th Montreal World Film Festival Opening Gala at the Hotel InterContinental Montreal in Montreal, Quebec. Photos by Anouchka van Riel from this photo...

Bee Varga: Basingstoke

Bee Varga: Basingstoke

VIDEO OF THE DAY: Bee Varga of Dancing Star Hoops performs at Basingstoke Live 2010, hooping as part of the Worldbeat Programme which is organized every year by the Fairfields Arts Centre. She lives...

Orbiting Breaks

Orbiting Breaks

Amanda Syryda of Hip Flick Hoops teaches us how to do something she calls an “Orbiting Break.” She lives in Grande Prairie, Alberta.

Erin Sparrow’s Bliss 3:35

Erin Sparrow’s Bliss 3:35

VIDEO OF THE DAY: Erin Sparrow of Sparrow Vision Quest delivers the bliss. She lives in Tampa, Florida. Soundtrack: “Blinding” by Florence and the Machine (on iTunes).

Prehistoric Hooping

Prehistoric Hooping

PHOTO OF THE DAY: Gabrielle Redding of Hoopnotica gives it a spin at the Cabazon Dinosaurs in Cabazon, California.