Monthly Archive: December 2012

New Year 30/30 Hooping Challenge

New Year 30/30 Hooping Challenge

[Hooping.org columnist Abby Schwartz is hooping in the new year and invites you to join us.] by Abby Schwartz Don’t you just love the clean slate feeling of January 1st coming around again, when...

Matthias Elliott: Hooping Isn’t Manly

Matthias Elliott: Hooping Isn’t Manly

You know, one thing us guy hoopers cop from time to time is how unmanly it is. Usually the ones who call us ‘Girlfriend’ or ‘Princess’ or ask us if we have handbags that...

Bambolê Brasil

Bambolê Brasil

Hoopers celebrate at Bambolê Brasil, the first Brazilian hoop gathering held in Florianópolis, Santa Catarina, Brazil. Over three days Brazilians from various regions spun it up. “It was all about the hoop – techniques,...

Nick Guzzardo at Chichén Itzá

Nick Guzzardo at Chichén Itzá

When the world was coming to an end on 12/21/12, or not as it apparently turned out, Nick Guzzardo was doing some meditative head hooping at Chichén Itzá, one of the largest Mayan cities...

Mina Bear

Mina Bear

This short n’ sweet promo reel for Mina Bear not only shows us a wide variety of tricks in the daylight, but then turns the lights off to show off her color-changing LED hoop...

For The Joy of Hooping All Year Round

For The Joy of Hooping All Year Round

[Hooping.org’s Editor Philo Hagen knows the secret of Christmas isn’t the things we do at Christmas time, but the Christmas things we do all year through. Everyone at Hooping.org wishes you a holiday vacation...

Santa and Mrs Claus Have a Hoop Jam

Santa and Mrs Claus Have a Hoop Jam

It’s Christmas Eve and before Santa heads out to deliver presents to all the good little girls and boys around the world, he and Mrs. Claus take time out for a little hoopjam –...

Hula Hoops and Christmas Lights

Hula Hoops and Christmas Lights

Sadie Ryckoff spins up a holiday hoop dance on the Denton County Courthouse lawn in Denton, Texas, USA. Photo courtesy of the Denton Record Chronicle. A Hooping.org Photo of the Day.

Hoopy Holidays 2012

Hoopy Holidays 2012

We hope your holidays are as happy and hoopy as Cherise Silvestri of Hoops and Champagne appears to be. She’s wishing everyone Hoopy Holidays from Switzerland! Cherise dedicates this fun, holiday hoop dance to...

The Chipmunk Song: Christmas Don’t Be Late

The Chipmunk Song: Christmas Don’t Be Late

Every holiday season in our search for all things hooping on the world wide web to share with our readers, we begin running into The Chipmunk Song, everywhere. We’ve heard it so many times...

Holiday Glow with Kitty Le Coque

Holiday Glow with Kitty Le Coque

It’s here! It’s that time of year when the double digit day-warnings are gone and the holiday season is truly upon us. Monique Ryan, otherwise know as the fabulous ‘Kitty Le Coque,’ really lights...

Top Ten List: December 16-22 2012

Top Ten List: December 16-22 2012

It’s our weekly Top Ten List everybody! We’re here to get you caught up on all the stuff you won’t want to have missed this past week while you were busy trimming the tree,...

Jenna Nordgren

Jenna Nordgren

Jenna Nordgren pulls out all the stops in this video that we’ve been waiting all year for. An Electric Forest Hoop Troupe finalist this summer, she totally wows audiences with her hip-hop inspired flow....

The Snowman Hula Hoops

The Snowman Hula Hoops

This snowman loves to hoop it up almost as much as the man who created him. Adam Grieve is the long-time hooper responsible for this great shot. He lives in Madison, Wisconsin, USA. A...