Tag Archives: Hooposophy

Hula Hoops: The Next Big Wedding Trend

by Lara Eastburn In recent years, the modern hula hoop has spread from its now decade-old origins at music festivals to local parks, gyms and dance studios, and even the covers of magazines. What’s the…

How the Hoop Came to Poland

by Lara Eastburn Kicking butt in the democracy and freedom department since the early 1990s, post-communist Poland became a full member of the European Union in 2004 and is now one of its strongest leaders…

Tiffani Michele: Hoop Explorer

by Lara Eastburn Would you give up your lease and board a plane to Buenos Aires with a one-way-ticket, three children, an ex-husband, a handful of hula hoops, and not much of a plan? Hooping.org…

How to Protect and Respect Hooping Images and Video

by Lara Eastburn Every day, hundreds of hooping videos are uploaded to YouTube and Vimeo. Along with hundreds more images of handcrafted hoops and stunning hoop action. It’s how we learn from one another and…

Learning the Lift

Lara Eastburn knows you have an aching can’t-stop-it-itch to expand the reach of your hoop dance beyond waist hooping. First step? Getting that hoop in the air and spinning up over your head. It's all…

Hoopy Mothers Day

by Lara Eastburn On Mother’s Day weekend I always find myself marveling at the capacity of the human body to create movement and existence itself. What parallels lay between mothering and hooping! Just as our…

Discover the Unique Roots of Your Love Affair With the Hoop

[Hooping.org columnist Lara Eastburn helps us discover our roots.] by Lara Eastburn The day you met the hoop, you began an intense and personal relationship. The circumstances surrounding that day, and that moment can provide…