Tag Archive for French

Jungle Hooping with ShamaY’Piratribe SpanKette

Shamay Piratribe hooping ShamaY’Piratribe SpanKette, hoop teacher and performer for the dance troupe Lucioles, is back with a kickass summertime hoop video that features her boogieing down with her hoop and flow wand in the jungle palm trees of Koh Muk and Kohphangan, Thailand. She lives in Paris, France, and her soundtrack for this is a track by Landry and if you know where to get a copy let the rest of us know too.

Under The Leg Hand Spin Wedgie with Lila Chupa-Hoops

Lila Chupa-HoopsLila Chupa Hoops is here with a brand new hooping tutorial and even though she’s French, don’t worry my dear hooper. You don’t need to know the language to learn. Without any words, she gives all of us the opportunity to learn some new tricks. Something of a combo/wedgie-specialist, Lilsa is here to show us how to do a move she is calling the “Under The Leg/Hand Spin/Wedgie” and it’s pretty fun so have fun with it. Lila lives in Paris, France, and the soundtrack for this is a track called “Dance With The Democrat” by Boogie Belgique and you can get a copy of it for your very own over on Soundcloud.

Hoopera Fest 2013

Hoopera Fest 2013

We’re taking you to Paris for a quick look at what was hoopening at Hoopera Fest 2013. In celebration of Hoopera‘s second year, hoopers gathered at Studio Le Regard du Cygne and we highly recommend giving this fun video your attention if not only to see the foot to foot toss by Valentino Bogino. There’s lots of wonderful things to…

Ipcha Zad Garpo

Ipcha Garpo: Une Petite Dingue du

Ipcha “Zad” Garpo, otherwise known as Philippe Lavot, has a new song out called “Une Petite Dingue du…” and it’s all about a girl who is crazy for hula hoops. In this zany French music video we follow the musicians as they play their way around the city of Paris with a hoop while pointing out other hoop-shaped objects along the way. Meanwhile the…



Shamay Piratribe, hoop teacher and performer for the dance troupe Lucioles, just released her new demo for 2013 where she manages to incorporate a refreshing taste of belly dance into her moves. She is calling it “belly hoop fusion”, so let her mesmerize you with trick, after trick, after trick, after trick… Although Shamay teaches hoop dance in Paris, this was filmed in Marseilles. She…

Lila Chupa Hoops

Lila Chupa-Hoops on Holiday

When Lila Chupa-Hoops of Hoopera and LilaChupaHoops.com went on holiday with her brother, a getaway vacation at the beach, they came back with enough wonderful footage to make this beautiful and romantic hoop dance video, shot at sunset on the shoreline in France. Our finalist from Hooping Idol 2 steps into the Atlantic and spins up her usual magic. She…

Elbow Hooping

Elbow Hooping With a Twist

Want to add a little something different to your hooping repertoire? Something simple, but totally effective? Well we have some good news for you then as Flavie Steelandt of Hula Hoop Tanz is here to show us how cool something can look and all you really need to do it is a hoop, an elbow and a wee bit of…