Tag: Hoopcamp



Hoopcamp is the largest annual gathering of the hoop dance community, held this year at our new DREAM LOCATION – Camp Campbell in Santa Cruz, California, USA.

The Goddess Machine With Maiki Nope

Maiki Nope We take you to Hoopcamp 2014 where Maiki Nope is taking a break from the festivities to share a little demo/tutorial for a move that he likes to call “The Goddess Machine”. It is a great isolation variation to add to any mini hoopers repertoire, so if that’s your thing, then by all means – don’t miss this one. Maiki lies in Oakland, California, USA, and this little video was filmed by Pam Mayer of Pam Hoops.

Hoopcamp 2014 Presenters Showcase

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by Philo Hagen On Wednesday, September 24th, the opening night of Hoopcamp 2014, I had the distinguished honor to be Master of Ceremonies once again for the Hoopcamp Presenters Performance Showcase. Held at Pema Osel Ling, a Tibetan Buddhist Retreat…

Laurel Cleveland Performs at Hoopcamp 2014

Laurel Cleveland Laurel Cleveland did more than just get her hoop on during the Friday night Performance Showcase at Hoopcamp 2014, she hooped all of us right off of our seats! We LOVED it! Laurel says, “It was the best experience I’ve ever had and I’m honored to have had the opportunity to dance for my Hoopy peers.” She lives in Seattle, Washington, USA, and the soundtrack for her moving performance is “Sextape” by The Deftones which can be downloaded on iTunes.

Hoopcamp 2014: The Big Event

Hoopcamp 2014 Begins. Photo by Beth Lavinder.

by Philo Hagen If you’ve never been to Hoopcamp, then you’ve never attended the largest annual gathering specifically for hoopers on the planet. Every year we make a pilgrimage from all over the world to spend five days together spinning…