Monthly Archive: January 2013

Haley Spreads The Hoop Love

Haley Spreads The Hoop Love

[Hooping.org columnist Shea Brock gets inspired by an eleven-year-old.] by Shea Brock When I hear the word philanthropist, I automatically think of the Monopoly guy. You know, that little rich man with the handlebar...

Caterina Suttin

Caterina Suttin

A Strong Opener. The key ingredient any savvy performer has in their repertoire is an opener that will immediately get the attention of the audience, hold them and deliver the promise that what you...

VestaFire Entertainment and Andre Nobels

VestaFire Entertainment and Andre Nobels

Karina Strong spins up a diverse and inspiring performance as she dances to Andre Nobels, playing his original song “Oh Hallelujah”. She shows her versatility using multiple hoops throughout the performance, weaving twins with...

Catherine Zeta Jones Gets Ellen Hooping

Catherine Zeta Jones Gets Ellen Hooping

Catherine Zeta-Jones, the Chicago based Oscar winning actress, appeared on The Ellen DeGeneres Show sharing her love of hooping, even managing to maneuver the hoop while wearing stiletto heels. Recently, Jones opened up about...

Tiana Zoumer

Tiana Zoumer

Tiana Zoumer, this year’s Hoopie Award Winner for Female Hooper of the Year, graces us not only with a beautiful dance, but also with lovely words in her first ever tutorial.  She explains her...

Ask Hoopalicious: The Balancing Act

Ask Hoopalicious: The Balancing Act

Dear Hoopalicious, I am working on my knee hooping. When leg hoop, especially the flamingo, my weight bearing foot keeps shifting around as I am trying to hoop on that knee. Since the weight...

Constanza Sommi

Constanza Sommi

It’s near impossible to pinpoint that exact time where an artist’s dedication to learning their art really becomes apparent, when command of their craft is so well honed that it looks like something as...

Luna Breeze

Luna Breeze

Luna Breeze of DreamWeaver Hoops shows the art of leg hooping at the first annual In-Depth Hoopdance Intensive bootcamp hosted by Shakti Sunfire & Luna Breeze at Kalani Oceanside Retreat in Pahoa,  Hawaii, USA....

Ciara Blossom

Ciara Blossom

Ciara Blossom shows off her bendy hoop skills in this footage from Cirque Blanc. While most of us are able to hoop and practice many new moves during a practice, Ciara’s videos left us wondering...

Viktoria Lapidus: Hooping Comedy

Viktoria Lapidus: Hooping Comedy

This hilarious comedy sketch hooping video is a rare treat. Performed by Viktoria Lapidus, of Pinneberg, Germany, as part of the Wintergarten Das Varieté Show in Berlin, Germany.  She sets out to amuse us and break...

Silent Hooping

Silent Hooping

[Hooping.org columnist Tiffani Michele knows the benefit of hooping without music.] by Tiffani Michele Peanut butter and jelly.  Pancakes and bacon.  Donuts and coffee.  Sweet and salty,  the perfect team,  a complete match.  So...

Simon Tarrant: Sway with Me

Simon Tarrant: Sway with Me

Simon Tarrant is here to show us his unique blend of hoopdance and circus hooping. Simon regularly performs hula hooping, aerial acts, and clowning with Avalon circus in Newcastle. He also works as a...

Amanda Kinnaman

Amanda Kinnaman

Amanda Kinnaman spins it up in a canyon at Wedge Rock, Turkey Run State Park in Indianapolis, Indiana, USA. Photo by Ernie Mills Photography. A Hooping.org Photo of the Day.