Month: February 2012

Centered in the Circle

[Guest Blogger Nicole Haley finds the beauty in the center.] by Nicole Haley Last night I started re-reading Muriel Barbery’s, The Elegance of the Hedgehog. One of the two central protagonists in the book is an extremely intelligent and incredibly…

Manic Focus: Circles with Lisa Lottie

The brand new music video for “Circles” by Manic Focus features someone who knows all about circles – Lisa Lottie. Her extraordinary circus hooping talents paired up with impeccable production by Digital Skylight and, well, we can honestly say this…

Caterina Suttin

Caterina Suttin is an awesome hooper in a truly awesome video. She lives in Austin, Texas, USA. Soundtrack: “Finally Moving” by Pretty Lights (on iTunes). A Hooping.org Video of the Day.

Ines Rutar

Ines Rutar is excited about completing her Hoola Nation certification in the UK. She lives in the Republic of Slovenia. A Hooping.org Photo of the Day.

Hoop Church Spins Up Community

On Sunday afternoons at Hot Mama’s Cafe on East 6th Street in Austin, Texas, a group of people gather for what they call “church.” There’s no choir, pews or sermon — instead, a large amp plays dance music while men…

Bird’s Eye View Hooping

Stacy Abbott of Hoopin’ and Groovin’ took a different approach to filming hooping with a GoPro camera. It was mounted on an RC Tricopter, piloted by her brother Tom Zets which then filmed Abbott and her nieces Emilee and Rebekah,…

Jon Coyne Goes GoPro

Jon Coyne of Hoopsmiles takes his spin with a GoPro Hula Hoop Cam showing the point of view from the hula hoop’s perspective. Not recommended for those who get motion sick easily. He lives in Seattle, Washington, USA. Soundtrack is…

Hoopin’: The Trailer

The latest from Ivan Panda Productions is a trailer for a (we are assuming) make believe film called “Hoopin’. In a world of professional hula hooping, one man dared to dream of winning the championship. Skip is gonna need all…