Tagged: Philo Hagen

Hoopcamp 2014 Begins. Photo by Beth Lavinder.

Hoopcamp 2014: The Big Event

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...

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Reflections on our Hooping Reflections

Mirror Mirror on the wall, can you help me with my hooping? The answer I heard turned out to be a resounding “Yes”. Having a mirror in our hooping space can be a pretty...

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Organic Hooping: Growing Your Own Groove

by Philo Hagen. When I started hoop dancing there really weren’t any tricks to learn or combinations to figure out. There was simply the beat and the hoop. We’d crank the music and move...

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My Life as an Obamacare Poster Child

by Philo Hagen (photo courtesy of The New York Times) Over a year ago I developed a health condition known as an inguinal hernia. What is that exactly? Good question. First off a hernia...

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The Art of Body Rocking Hoop Dance

by Philo Hagen A few years ago Anah “Hoopalicious” Reinchebach of Hoop Revolution and I were teaching at the Northwest Hoop Gathering in Bend, Oregon. The event which was billed as “The Evolution of...