Tag Archive for Grand Rapids Hoopers

Mike Hayataka: Stilt Hooping

It’s said that when you work hard at what you do, practice with dedication and passion, and commit yourself to your art that you will “move up in the world”. Mike Hayataka of Bangarang Circus has made moving up in the world a literal thing as he busts out so many seemingly effortless hoop moves while steadily perched atop a…

Audria Larsen Hoops On Eight West

So what’s all the Hoopla about in Grand Rapids, Michigan? Well, that’s what the Grandma on the Go for Wood TV’s Eight West decided to find out. She invited Hooping.org contributing writer Audria Larsen of Audacious Hoops to come share some hoop love with her and a group of enthusiastic kids.  Audria was able to teach them the basics, share some cool moves,…

Michigan Spins Up World Hoop Day 2012

World Hoop Day Michigan brought hoopers together in Grand Rapids for a state-wide World Hoop Day event, rather than having several smaller ones and along with a screening of The Hooping Life was a downright amazing performance showcase chock full of more than enough awesomeness to knock your socks off. One of our favorite WHD performances this year comes from…

Miss Audacious on EightWest

Audria Larsen, aka the Vivacious Miss Audacious of Vivacious Hoops, recently appeared on WOOD TV’s EightWest show to talk about World Hoop Day, which is only two weeks away! Miss Audacious also gave the hosts a hoop lesson followed by a short hoop dance performance. She lives in Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA.

Windy Afternoon Hooping

The Vivacious Miss Audacious, aka Audria Larsen of Audacious Hoops spins her way around town on a blustery day, frolicking through Lookout Hill and Riverside Park in her hometown of Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA. Video by Jon Clay. Soundtrack: “Don’t Walk Away” by Alexis (on iTunes). A Hooping.org Video of the Day.