Monthly Archives: May 2012

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 been inactive for several months, which…

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 Hooping.org Video of the Day.

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 in London, England, UK. Photo by…

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 of restriction in her hoop dance…

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 all good.” Latreille has, however, experienced…