Tag: Childhood Obesity

700 Kids Spin Sacramento Hula Hoop Mob

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by Jenny Hill Imagine 700 kids hula hooping all at the same time. Sounds impossible, right? But recently at the Sacramento Start program in Sacramento, California, USA, that’s exactly what happened. It was truly a mob of kids and hoops…

Getting Our Children Hula Hooping

[Hooping.org columnist Bonnie MacDougall discovers the benefits of hooping – for kids.] by Bonnie MacDougall With Michelle Obama and the Center for Disease Control on a mission to wipe out childhood obesity, it is no surprise that hula hooping has…

Project Fit America Gets Kids Hooping

In Illinois, Project Fit America is sponsoring a hula hoop exercise program in school which is funded by the Sarah Bush Lincoln Health Center in Mattoon. Maureen Letizia, a Physical Education teacher, said that they fooled their students through the…