Monthly Archive: March 2011

Lara Eastburn: Hooping Geneaologist

Lara Eastburn: Hooping Geneaologist

[In this week's interview Jodi Flesberg Lilly turns the spotlight on Hooping.org Columnist Lara Eastburn of Superhooper.org regarding her work on The Hooping Family Tree.] by Jodi Flesberg Lilly I have been fascinated by...

The Return of Katie Deppe

The Return of Katie Deppe

VIDEO OF THE DAY: While we haven’t seen much from Katie Deppe in the recent months since she had her baby, it’s great to see her back. Video features special guest appearances by family...

Natalie Bagby Shaw

Natalie Bagby Shaw

PHOTO OF THE DAY: A beautiful shot of Natalie Bagby Shaw hooping on the beach at St. Simons Island. She lives in Chapel Hill, North Carolina.

Hooping For Men, Penn State and a Clown

Hooping For Men, Penn State and a Clown

• If there are any male readers who think that hooping is just for girls, don’t worry. Dizzy Hips has got your back: This Trick Proves Hula Hooping is a Man’s Sport • Are...

tedMEDIA Gets Active with Diana Defries

tedMEDIA Gets Active with Diana Defries

In this “Get Active” piece from tedMEDIA, Patricia Ferreira-Lopez meets up with Diana Defries of Hoopswhirled in London, England, UK. It’s Patricia’s fourth day and her fourth sport in her “Get Active” challenge.

Hooping Tutorials: Cat Eye

Hooping Tutorials: Cat Eye

Amanda Norman of Stellar Hoop Dance is here to teach us how to do the Cat Eye. She currently lives in Asheville, North Carolina, USA.

Hooping Idol Flow Week Results Show

Hooping Idol Flow Week Results Show

Who is safe and who will be going home this week? It’s all revealed in our Hooping Idol Flow Week Results Show. If you’re new to Hooping Idol, check out all of the finalist...

Bali Hai

Bali Hai

PHOTO OF THE DAY: Khan Wong at the recent Sacred Circularities retreat in Ubud, Bali, Indonesia. From this photo set by Bunny Hoop Star.

Mary Jane Burns

Mary Jane Burns

VIDEO OF THE DAY: Mary Jane Schroeder of Circus Ninja Hoops gets her fire hoops burning. She lives in Santa Cruz, California, USA. Soundtrack by The Grateful Dead.

Tokyo Hoops For Relief Efforts

Tokyo Hoops For Relief Efforts

In Tokyo, Japan, Spin Matsuri’s monthly hoop jam in Yoyogi Park drew quite a crowd in the wake of the recent natural disaster, with an organized collection drive for Peace Boat’s relief efforts. Video...

Hooping It Up in Guilford Maine

Hooping It Up in Guilford Maine

The SV Weekly in Maine reports, “There could be no doubt that fun was being had at Community Fitness in Guilford on March 19 – all you had to do was listen to the...

Hooping Exercises

Hooping Exercises

Sheri from HoopForLife and Melodye with Hulala4You are here to teach you some hooping exercises. The pair not only worked together on this tutorial, they also work together at the Total Woman Gym &...

Loving Our Limits

Loving Our Limits

[Hooping.org columnist Casandra Tanenbaum takes a closer look at hoop envy.] by Casandra Tanenbaum While engaged in Hooping.org’s Spring Renewal 30/30 Challenge, I enjoyed confronting one of the most fascinating conundrums about creative life:...

Ballet Hooping

Ballet Hooping

VIDEO OF THE DAY: Elise Falla serves up the grace, beauty, elegance and flow with a ballet hoop recital to Swan Lake. She lives in Bristol, England, UK.

Hula Hooping Underwater

Hula Hooping Underwater

PHOTO OF THE DAY Michael Ellis turns up hooping in some of the most unexpected places on the planet, but this is the first time he’s turned up hooping underwater. He lives in Santa...