Month: March 2012

Five Reasons to Attend a Hoop Gathering in 2012

[ columnist Lara Eastburn wants us all to gather together.] by Lara Eastburn “This bowl is the community. This rock is you. When you feel supported by the community, put the rock in the bowl.” These were the instructions I heard on a public radio spot the other day. They were given to a journalist…

Hoop Dance Tango

Valkirie, aka Nataliya Nebrat, performs her hoop dance tango. She lives in Berlin, Germany. A Video of the Day.

Harlow: Breakz Master

Harlow Lestrange of Halucination Hoops, aka Natasha Halliday, breakz out. She lives in Christchurch, New Zealand. Soundtrack: "Never Take Me Alive (Eminem Vs. Gramatik)" by DJ Hazmat.

Brisbane City Council Gets Kids Hooping

In Brisbane, Australia, three of the City Council's kids recently hooped it up to promote a hula hooping event at the Parkwood Sports Field. The Brisbane City Council is hosting a free hoop decorating and hooping class on Thursday, April 5th. Our hoopers are Avryl Betts (age 6), Annabella Hodges (age 5) and Ionna Melachroinos…

Ula Ula Lecciones

Mariana of Tienda Malabares is here with some hula hoop lessons in Espanol covering waist hooping, hand hooping, chest hooping and knees. Tienda Malabares has two locations in both Guadalajara and Mexico City, Mexico. Mariana de Tienda Malabares está aquí con algunas lecciones de hula hoop en Español que cubren la cintura hooping mano, hula,…

Hula Hoop Bruising: Hooping Black and Blue

['s Editor Philo Hagen looks closely at our bruises.] by Philo Hagen If you're an adult taking your first spins at hooping and you've devoted a couple of hours of happy hoop time to your newly discovered wonderland inside the plastic circle, chances are you probably found yourself a little black and blue the next…

Hooping a Mile for Sport Relief 2012

Hoola Nation instructor Amanda Holt is hooping while running for a mile to raise money for Sport Relief 2012. The photo was taken at Ty Mawr Country Park in Wrexham, England. Amanda lives in Oswestry, England, UK. A Photo of the Day.