Tag Archive for Alabama Hoopers

Guy Akimoto

Guy Akimoto: Move Your Love

http://vimeo.com/79004569 We love that hoopers are getting featured more and more in music videos and this one is absolutely stunning. Guy Akimoto’s official music video for “Move Your Love” features three hoopers, including and in order of appearance: Sloan Thompson, Jennifer Craft and Lilly Lanter. It begins with Sloan’s captivating performance with her day hoops dancing blissfully in a pool…

People Help the People

Untitled DeAndra Mercer of Valerie Hoops spins a powerful message to us all through a slow and beautiful LED hoop dance. She says she “felt inspired to make this after looking around and seeing the difference we can make in the world if we give more than we take.” Beginning her video with a clip of a famous Winston Churchill quote, she sets an intention for herself and her viewers and follows through with it in a stunning light. She lives in Phoenix City, Alabama, USA, and the lovely soundtrack to her video is called “People Help the People” by Birdy, which you can download on iTunes.

Chrisha Favors

Chrisha Favors

When it’s a beautiful sunny day in Alabama, sometimes you just got to get out there and hoop it up. Chrisha Favors of Circles in Motion is doing just that, spinning up her very own special blend of hoop dance that’s truly a joy to watch. In fact we dare you to not feel better by the time this is…

valerie Hoops

Stay with Valerie Hoops

Most hoopers would agree that, when inside the hoop, their spin time is something personal, an extension or expression of what they are feeling at that moment in time. Valerie Hoops lets us share part of her very intimate feeling flow, where she not only feels the song, but adds something uniquely hers to it through her hoop dance. She…

Studio 10

Billie Reinhart Gets Studio 10 Hooping

Hoop Instructor Billie Reinhart of Thrive Fairhope recently made an appearance on a “Get Fit” segment on the Studio 10 show on WALA FOX-TV Channel 10 in Mobile, Alabama, and Pensacola, Florida. A Licensed Massage Therapist and Registered Yoga Teacher as well, Reinhart certainly knows the human body, and she knows that hooping is a great low-impact cardiovascular workout which…

Chrisha Favors

Irresistible, that’s what she is. We’re talking about Chrisha Favors of Circles in Motion, a lady you probably remember from our second season of Hooping Idol. Here, she appears to be in spinning in another time for her incredible double hoop practice video. Her flow is inspirational. Chrisha says, “Hooping transformed me into a believer of spiritual and emotional well-being. The…

Jay Everett

Jay Everett captures the sun in middle of his hula hoop while spinning on Blue Moon Farm. He’s from Pell City, Alabama, USA. Photo by Reggie Thomas. A Hooping.org Photo of the Day.

Valerie Hoops

It’s Spring Break for many students and that means it’s time to throw down the books, grab your hoop and get out there and spin up some fun. Or you can simply spin things up at home which is what Valerie Hoops, also known as DeAndra, is doing for us here – and she’s throwing down some hoop dance big…