Tagged: Grand Rapids

Mike Haytaka

Mike Hayataka

Mike Hayataka lets his hoop and hair fly in this great shot by Rebecca Humes Photography. He lives in Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA.

Mike Hayataka

Mike Hayataka: The Toss Bounce Back Move

Mike Hayataka thinks most hoopers have done this messing around or by accident, but having tuned into doing it with purpose, we think he’s perfecting the toss bounce back move. He’s been working on...

Mike Hayataka: Stilt Hooping

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...

Audria Larsen Hoops On Eight West

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...

Miss Audacious on EightWest

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...

Mike Hayataka

Mike Hayataka

Mike Hayataka aka That Hoop Guy shows us some gorgeous silhouette hooping at Look Out Hill. He lives in Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA. A Hooping.org Video of the Day.

Lady Stardust

Lady Stardust

Lady Stardust’s, aka Lynnsey Bonin, spins up something wonderful. She lives in Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA. Soundtrack: “Scheme Reprise” by Sound Tribe Sector 9 (on iTunes). A Hooping.org Video of the Day.

Miss Audacious Turns Back Time

Miss Audacious Turns Back Time

The Vivacious Miss Audacious, aka Audria Larsen of Audacious Hoops, poses for a hoop photo inspired by our piece on Alfred Cheney Johnston and the Ziegfeld Hula Hoop Nudes Mystery. She lives in Grand...

The Atomic Hoop Troupe

The Atomic Hoop Troupe

The Atomic Hoop Troupe spins it up in this awesome new demo. The troupe includes Miss Audacious (aka Audria Larsen of Audacious Hoops), Chynamite (aka Chyna Dodge), Joules LaVerne (aka Christina Ritsema), and Miss...

Windy Afternoon Hooping

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....

LadyFestGR! Hoops It Up

LadyFestGR! Hoops It Up

The first ever LadyFestGR! is happening at Pyramid Scheme in Grand Rapids, Michigan, and the all day event on March 3rd, 2012, is a celebration of female art, mustic and community. In promoting the...

Audacious Hoops Up Holland Street Series

Audacious Hoops Up Holland Street Series

The Holland Sentinel reports that the Vivacious Miss Audacious of Audacious Hoops was selected as Gentex Performer of the Week. Holland, Michigan’s second entertaining evening of the 2011 Street Performer Series, sponsored by the...