Monthly Archive: June 2012

So You Wanna Hoop at Music Festivals

So You Wanna Hoop at Music Festivals

[Hooping.org columnist Lara Eastburn reminds us what hooping at music festivals is all about.] by Lara Eastburn Music Festival season is upon us, my friends. And my guess is that there will be more...

Henna Matanuska: Impro III

Henna Matanuska: Impro III

Henna Matanuska of MataHoops brings us a great video full of flow and space. She lives in Tampere, Finland. A Hooping.org Video of the Day.

Hanakekua Kekaulike

Hanakekua Kekaulike

Hanakekua Kekaulike, co-founder of The Healing Circle, is spinning with her hoop in a photoshoot at the beach in Arcata, California, USA. Photo by Cadencia Photography. A Hooping.org Photo of the Day.

Earlham College Hoopers 1900

Earlham College Hoopers 1900

Our Friday Flashback for this week takes us to Earlham College in beautiful Richmond, Indiana, USA. The lovely ladies you see here are all part of the graduating class of 1900.

Hooping Tutorials: The Foot Carry

Hooping Tutorials: The Foot Carry

Angie Gracie is here to teach us “The Foot Carry” which involves carrying the hoop around your body using your foot and then catching it with your hand after it has traveled 270 degrees...

HoopCharmer: Desert Dreams

HoopCharmer: Desert Dreams

HoopCharmer, aka Jennifer Quest, dreams watery hoop dreams in Joshua Tree National Park. Video by Jonny Quest. They live in San Diego, California, USA. Soundtrack: “More Than Anything” by Desert Dwellers (on iTunes). A...

Jodi Jainchill

Jodi Jainchill

Jodi Jainchill of Hoop and Health is hooping at the Grand Canyon with a breathtaking view behind her. She lives in Miami, Florida, USA. Photo by Christopher James Drouillard. A Hooping.org Photo of the Day.

Joshua Oates: Primadonna Versions

Joshua Oates: Primadonna Versions

Joshua Oates brings us an experiment in multiple self-recordings of hoop dance: “I record myself hooping and dancing all the time, and it’s interesting to see how when I dance to the same song...

Nelly Furtado Performs Spirit Indestructible

Nelly Furtado Performs Spirit Indestructible

World Champion hoop dancer Tony Duncan continues to bring his traditional Native American hoop dance skills to the stage alongside Nelly Furtado. Here she performs her infectious new track “Spirit Indestructible” (out next month)...

Dancing With Myself

Dancing With Myself

[Guest blogger Tiffani Michele finds her dance thanks to a hoop.] by Tiffani Michele Like any die hard music lover, I don’t just hear music. I feel it on a cellular level. I taste...

Mix: Triple Hooping

Mix: Triple Hooping

It’s been more than three years since we’ve seen anything from Mix and it’s so great to have her back on Hooping.org! Here she reminds us that she’s a triple threat. She lives in...

Charlotte Dymock

Charlotte Dymock

Charlotte Dymock of Tuppence Ha’Penny Vintage enjoys the sunny day hooping in her garden in London, England, UK. A Hooping.org Photo of the Day.