Monthly Archive: December 2011

Count Down To 2012

Count Down To 2012

We’re away for the holidays, but we’ll be back spinning things up Sunday, January 1st, with the launch of our New Year 30/30 Challenge, and our first New Years Day Online Hoopjam Bonanza to...

Weekend Wrapup: December 19th – 23rd

Weekend Wrapup: December 19th – 23rd

Happy Holidays Hoopers, it’s time for this week’s Top Ten List. Every Saturday we countdown what received the highest response from our readers for the week and serve it all for a second spin...

2011: The Year Hooping Moved In

2011: The Year Hooping Moved In

[Hooping.org columnist Lara Eastburn looks at the success of the hooping movement.] by Lara Eastburn 2011 will be remembered as the year hooping really began to integrate into our communities. For a while now,...

Super Granny Hula Hooper

Super Granny Hula Hooper

Steve Bags explains, “This is my gran doing hula-hoop. She’s super. She says she used to do it back in the sixties. She says she can only do one at a time, but she...

Maria Margiyeva

Maria Margiyeva

Maria Margiyeva makes an exquisite first appearance on Hooping.org. The dynamic performer combines elements of hoop dance, circus hooping and rhythmic gymnastics in this 6.5 minute routine (with some filler at the end). In...

The Chipmunks Hula Hoop Song

The Chipmunks Hula Hoop Song

Every holiday season in our search for all things hooping to share with our readers, we begin running into The Chipmunk Song, everywhere. We’ve heard it so many times over the years that when...

A Finland Christmas Hooping Special

A Finland Christmas Hooping Special

Kati Köykkä of Hoop-A-Trix and Merilei Mandelin of MoodforHoop celebrate the season, wishing you a sweet Xmas and Joyful New Year 2012. They live in Finland. Kati Köykkä Hoop-A-Trix y Merilei Mandelin on MoodforHoop...

Meet the Guadalara Hooping Community

Meet the Guadalara Hooping Community

Let’s meet the hula hoopers of Guadalajara, Mexico, and get a tour of the city in which they live while we are it. This video features some amazing locations, filmed by Estaban Moises, aka...

Hoops for Healing

Hoops for Healing

Candy Reid of Hoops for Healing made an appearance this week on Good Day, a morning television program on Fox 31 WFXL in Albany, Georgia, USA.

Spinning Hula Hoop Tree Ornaments

Spinning Hula Hoop Tree Ornaments

Have all of your holiday preparations done early and looking for something crafty to keep you and the kids occupied? How about making some Hula Hoop Tree Ornaments? Angela is an engineering student at...

Burning Squares

Burning Squares

Remember Amelio Bedelio and her hooping squares? Well now Ms. Bedelio, aka Amelio Whit, has set them on fire. She lives in Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania, USA.

Hooping Tutorials: Elevator

Hooping Tutorials: Elevator

Savannah Sky is here to teach you how to do the elevator. It’s a pretty impressive move that doesn’t require a whole lot of skill and with a little practice you’ll have it down.

A Christmas Hooping Miracle

A Christmas Hooping Miracle

Once upon a time there was a brand new hooper who lived in a magical place called California. Prior to discovering the wonders that existed within her hoop, she’d been quite miserable, deeply troubled...

Christmas Hula Hooping

Christmas Hula Hooping

Bene Rather-Taylor shares her hooping Christmas Card, with thanks to the Rombeiros of Novato, California, for letting her use their fabulous Christmas house as a backdrop. She lives in Sonoma, California, USA. Soundtrack: “Santa...