Monthly Archive: May 2012

Bonnie MacDougall: Inside The Hoop

Bonnie MacDougall: Inside The Hoop

[Hooping.org's Editor Philo Hagen interviews our Hooper of the Week.] by Philo Hagen Ten years ago this summer, Bonnie MacDougall picked up her first hoop. She explained, “I had a running injury and had...

SeaJae

SeaJae

SeaJae of Cirque Studios spins it up in her new demo video. She’s a hoop performer and instructor from Greenville, South Carolina, USA. Soundtrack: “Monday (The Glitch Mob Remix)” by Nalepa (on iTunes). A...

Lisa Lottie

Lisa Lottie

In this gorgeous shot, Lisa Lottie is hovering spinning 4 hoops in the air during her South Bank performance in London while looking mesmerized. She told Hooping.org, “I’m doing the funky chicken!” She lives...

Hoop Experiment in Restriction

Hoop Experiment in Restriction

Restricting ourselves during our hoop practice can be a very positive way of focusing our intention and opening our minds to new avenues of movement. Katie Emmitt of KatieEmmitt.com chose to explore the realm...

Sophie Latreille: Fire Weaver

Sophie Latreille: Fire Weaver

“The trick is to keep it moving,” Sophie Latreille of Fire Weavers told The Ottawa Citizen. “If the fire just brushes you lightly, it won’t burn you, so as long as you’re moving, it’s...

Carol Becker Has Vermont Hooping

Carol Becker Has Vermont Hooping

Carol Becker of Fitness Hooping has Montpelier, Vermont, spinning it up hooping style – and she’s 60! Go Carol! WCAX caught Becker’s enthusiasm in a recent television interview. A physical therapist by day and a...

What’s So Gay About Hula Hooping?

What’s So Gay About Hula Hooping?

[Hooping.org's Editor Philo Hagen asks "What's so gay about hula hooping?"] by Philo Hagen A friend of mine has been a happy hooping mother for several years and she’s gotten her whole family in...

Sparks Evolution: Latin Hoop Dance

Sparks Evolution: Latin Hoop Dance

Sparks Evolution loves combining latin dance with hooping. She explains, “I love latin music and the dances that it inspires. It’s sensuality, strength and passion inspire me to live my life to the fullest.”...

SeaStar

SeaStar

SeaStar, aka Lori Gately, spins her LED hoop during a photo shoot at La Jolla Cove in San Diego, California, USA. Photo by Dominick Valentic. A Hooping.org Photo of the Day.

Aryanah Rivera

Aryanah Rivera

Aryanah Rivera hoop dances in black and white. Soundtrack: “Leeds United” by Amanda Palmer (on iTunes).

The Hooping Life: Charleston

The Hooping Life: Charleston

The Hooping Life has been screening cities in around the world and here we have an awesome video about the Homespun Hoops’ hosted screening at The Charleston International Film Festival in Charleston, South Carolina,...

Hula Hoop Birthday Party

Hula Hoop Birthday Party

Over at the Hostess With The Mostess, Atalanta of Camellia Flowers and Gifts wanted to throw a hula hoop confetti birthday party that her daughter Camille would never forget. The party highlights to look...

Hoop Calculus

Hoop Calculus

Here’s a little something for those who love math as much as hooping. It’s Hoop Calculus with Ruby Bachemin. She lives in Cincinnati, Ohio, USA.

Summer Special

Summer Special

While the first day of summer is still a few weeks away, many are celebrating its arrival already including Kati Köykkä of Hoop-a-Trix and Merilei Mandelin of Mood For Hoop. They live in Finland....