Tagged: Michigan Hoopers

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Paddles and Breaks with Cindy

Earlier this week we shared an an advanced tutorial on this, but here is a really great no frills tutorial on the basics behind paddles and breaks for those who are just starting out...

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In Memory of Jessica Pintoski

Jessica Catherine Pintoski passed away this past weekend at the age of 22. We are truly honored to share with you her final hooping video and a couple others we enjoyed. She was and...

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Eris: Adventure Hooping

Teresa “Eris” Carbone takes us on a hooping adventure as she mesmerizes us with her twists, turns, and isolation’s through Hines Park in Plymouth, Michigan. One could easily imagine, however, this as a secret...

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Hooping as a Meditation Tool

by Bonnie MacDougall Why do you hoop? For fun, fitness or as a way to release your mind from everyday worries that hinder you from staying in the present moment? There is no right...

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Olive Marie at Hoopcamp 2013

Olive Marie of Harmonic Hoops, Harmonic Threads and The Flow Fairies provides a stunning contemplation video of her performance at Hoopcamp 2013 in Watsonville, California. What remains is a sense of beauty, awe, and appreciation...

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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...

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Grace Alexander

We love this rather surreal and somewhat spooky shot of Grace Alexander. Photo by Lens Instinct. Grace lives in Dearborn Heights, Michigan, USA.

Grace Alexander

Grace Alexander

Grace Alexander spins her hoop into a cool heart shaped pattern during a photo shoot! She lives in Dearborn Heights, Michigan, USA. Photo by Stephanie Colasanti.

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Flowing In My Fifties

by guest contributor Laurel Fleming Richie Apparently, I’m “old.” But I just found out. One morning, like so many other hoopers, I was routinely scanning my Facebook feed for all things hooping. That’s when...

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Cynthia Robarge

Sometimes the setting of a video is as important as the movement itself. Cynthia Robarge tells us she made this video for that exact reason. “I wanted to use it to showcase the beauty...

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Vivacious Miss Audacious and a Hula Hoop Statue

Last weekend, hoop worlds collided. Hooping.org’s very own Vivacious Miss Audacious aka Audria Larsen of Audacious Hoops wowed the crowds at a fundraiser for the Friends of the Library BBQ in Cadillac, Michigan. As...

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Kaitlyn Morrin: Inside The Hoop

by Shannon Loucks The first time I watched Kaitlyn Morrin hoop, I knew she had something to celebrate far and wide. If you haven’t seen her hoop yet, you need to. She simply embodies...

Bonnie MacDougall

Bonnie MacDougall

“And those who were seen dancing were thought to be insane by those who could not hear the music.” This quote by Friedrich Nietzsche begins the journey into Hooping.org Assistant Editor Bonnie MacDougall’s latest video....

29 Weeks Pregnant and Still Hooping

29 Weeks Pregnant and Still Hooping

Michelle Renna may be 29 weeks pregnant, by why let a little thing like that get in the way of your hooping practice? Especially since hooping is actually really great exercise when you’re pregnant,...