Month: June 2011

Natalia Bakun

Natalia Bakun performs “Militarissima” – a hoop performance with “ironic military-style” – presented at the Krystallpalast Theater in Leipzig, Germany.

Hoopers Ball

Amy Rogers of Carousel Hoop Dance lights up the Hoopers Ball at the Hoop Path 5 gathering in Carrboro, North Carolina, USA. She lives in Brooklyn, New York, USA.

Jeffrey Taylor Jones Passes

Jeffrey Taylor Jones passed away unexpectedly at the age of 43 on Saturday, June 25th, in Salt Lake City, Utah. He made and sold hula hoops at arts festivals and farmers’ markets in the area. He also volunteered to teach…

Hoop Church

It was time for “hoop church” at Hoop Path 5, aka HP5, the fifth annual gathering of The Hoop Path in Carrboro, North Carolina.

Ghost Town Hooping

Bodie, California is a ghost town. Stu Jenks writes, “It’s an odd place, a spot on the planet where violent Capitalism occurred, where gold was carved from them there hills. I know too much to find it quaint. The dead…

Hooping Tutorials: Cat Cow

Faith Mcfluff of Cleveland Exotic Dance plays with yoga moves for hoopers she refers to here as the “Cat Cow”, another look at how to develop your angles. She lives in Cleveland, Ohio, USA.

Blue Peter London Finale Sets Hoop Dance Record

Blue Peter, the world’s longest running Children’s Television program out of England that previously made Sharna Rose’s dream come true, has said goodbye to London. The BBC reports that the show made its final broadcast from the BBC’s Television Centre…

Happy Hoopiversary

lilgamoma celebrates her one year hoopiversary! She lives in Milledgeville, Georgia, USA. Soundtrack: A cover of “Airplane’s Medley Mashup” by Megan Nicole (on iTunes).