Monthly Archive: November 2010

First Snow of the Hooping Season

First Snow of the Hooping Season

Betherann sets out to enjoy the first snow of the hooping season. Some background here on her blog. Soundtrack:”Toy Packaging” by Sara Groves. She lives in Missoula, Montana.

5K Hoopers

5K Hoopers

PHOTO OF THE DAY: Kathy Noah and two students from hoop class, Heather and Meg, ran/walked while hooping the Niles Buchanan YMCA Thanksgiving Day 5K in Niles, Michigan. So how did it go? Kathy...

Stakatto Blue

Stakatto Blue

VIDEO OF THE DAY: A beautiful video with Stakatto Blue that takes us to numerous places, even fire hooping in the snow. You can find her website here. She’s based in Glasgow, Scotland. Soundtrack:...

Tacoma Fitness Twist Gets People Hooping

Tacoma Fitness Twist Gets People Hooping

In Washington State, the Tacoma News Tribune writes, “Let’s face it – the treadmill isn’t the most fascinating thing to do for an hour of your life. Working out is necessary, but the gym...

The Super Hooper

The Super Hooper

Jon Nutting made this comedic video that follows one hooper’s epic journey, after only 2 days of hooping lessons. “This here lovely lady has gone from lower-case hooper to upper-case HOOPER with an additional...

Battle of the Blades Hula Hoops It Up

Battle of the Blades Hula Hoops It Up

On the season finale of Battle Of The Blades 2, a Canadian television program, Violetta Afanasieva & Pete Dack bring some hoop dance into their ice dance performance. The figure skating reality television show...

Matthew Morrison Hoops With Glee

Matthew Morrison Hoops With Glee

Chord Overstreet, who plays Sam Evans on Glee (he’s the new blonde guy that has been climbing the social ladder this season), tweeted up a photo of Glee Club instructor Matthew Morrison hula hooping...

Hooping in Hagerstown City Park

Hooping in Hagerstown City Park

VIDEO OF THE DAY: Stephanie Connell and Ashley Britner of Boomtown Hoops and the kids hoop all over City Park in Hagerstown, Maryland. Stunning leaves and some nice moves make this a treat.

Julia Hartsell

Julia Hartsell

Julia “Jewels” Hartsell of Hoop Drum spinning in her white dress with her hoop at her Union Ceremony. Congratulations Jewels and Scott! They live in Carrboro, North Carolina. Photo by Suzanne Masse.

Chilly Gonzales: Never Stop

Chilly Gonzales: Never Stop

Chilly Gonzales has a new video out for the Rap Mix of “Never Stop” and Marawa “The Amazing” Ibrahim is at the center of it, hooping it up in style. It’s pretty much her...

Dr. Miriam Stoppard Says Get Hooping

Dr. Miriam Stoppard Says Get Hooping

In the UK, Dr. Miriam Stoppard, The Daily Mirror’s expert on health, sex, relationships and family and author of more than 50 books, shares five reasons to hula hoop. “Here’s why it’s worth getting...

Abby Hoops

Abby Hoops

Abigail “Abbigailus” Katherine is eleven-years-old and she’s the sister of Mary Jane Schroeder. You probably know Mary Jane, a hooper in Santa Cruz, California, who came to the circle via the world of gymnastics...

Hoop: Rebecca Halls

Hoop: Rebecca Halls

PHOTO OF THE DAY: A stunning shot of Rebecca Halls, aka Beka Hoop, of iHoopu.com. Photographer Melanie Elliott captured this while documenting the filming of HOOP, an experimental short film directed by Marites Carino.

Hoop Cam: Lara Eastburn

Hoop Cam: Lara Eastburn

VIDEO OF THE DAY: Have you ever wondered what it would be like to ride your hoop? Well Lara Eastburn of Superhooper.org has made her first video, from the perspective of her hoop. When...

Nicole Rose Hoops The Heart of Edmonton

Nicole Rose Hoops The Heart of Edmonton

In Canada, The CBC’s David Gerow gets his hoop on for the first time with Nicole Rose of Flow Science on “The Heart of Edmonton.” A sweet interview with a very sweet hooper.