Tag: Grand Rapids

Mike Hayataka

Mike Haytaka

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

Biff Tannen: Sugar Skull featuring Mike Hayataka

Mike Hayataka

http://vimeo.com/78536489 Check out the new music video starring Mike Hayataka and his feline side kick! Spinning up his mad ninja hooping skills for several blocks and literally running while hooping at times - just to make things even more difficult - the video for "Sugar Skull" from Biff Tannen's debut album Fluxin' is a jaw dropping,…

Mike Hayataka: The Toss Bounce Back Move

Mike Hayataka

http://youtu.be/qzxipfs5gNM 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 how he can incorporate it into routines and move combos as well. The Toss Bounce Back move is just tossing…

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…

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…