Tag Archive for Shouniez Johnson

The Fiery Pixies at Play in Bali

The Fiery Pixies The Fiery Pixies, otherwise known as Shaheen Van Der Schyff and wife Shouniez Johnson, are pixies at play on the island of Bali, and these pixies like playing with matches. Currently living in Bali and training with the Bali Circus, the South African couple spin up some cool moves, dynamic partner hooping and hot choreography that you won’t want to miss. They’re from Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa, and their soundtrack for this is “Catgroove” by Parov Stelar and you can grab your own copy of it on iTunes.

Top Ten List for May 4-10 2014

Top Ten List Hey Hoopers! It’s that time again, time for our weekly Top Ten List where we count down the top ten most buzz worthy posts of the past week, as based on reader response. So what was hot in the hoopershpere this go around? Let’s find out! Here’s Hooping.org’s Top Ten List for May 4th – 10th, 2014.

10. Kicking us off this week was our 11th Birthday Celebration! Hooping.org Celebrates Our 11th Hoopiversary (191 Points).

9. We learned a lesson in love and life with Shaheen Van Der Schyff and Shouniez Johnson: A Couple That Hoops Together, Stays Together (193 Points).

8. Kaelyn’s photo proved to be super cute: Skateboard Hooping with Kaelyn Kucken (210 Points).

7. Everybody got excited about learning this little move: Let’s Learn The Magic Knee Flip with Sonora Larsen (224 Points).

6. Our top photo of the week was truly awesome: LED Hooping with Emma Kenna (229 Points).

5. We found out who was going home this week on Hooping Idol – Hooping Idol 4: Musicals Week Results Show (281 Points).

4. A spiritually minded documentary short featuring Jaguar Mary, Tiana Zoumer, Adam North, and Francie Fishman proved captivating: Circular Awakenings (300 Points).

3. Kaydi McMahan wowed us with her grace and beauty: Spinning Circles with Kaydi McMahan (352 Points).

2. Our highest rated video of the week went to a guy whose only been hooping for ten months: Hoop Dancing with Cameron Murphey (408 Points).

1. And at number one this week with a bullet was Hooping Idol 4: It’s Musicals Week! (1,463 Points).

TOP 5 Features:
1. Hooping Idol 4: It’s Musicals Week (1,463 Points).
2. Hooping Idol 4: Musicals Week Results Show (281 Points).
3. Hooping.org Celebrates Our 11th Anniversary (191 Points).
4. Hooping With Mom (159 Points).
5. Electric Forest Hoop Troupe Casting Begins (147 Points).

TOP 5 Videos:

1. Hoop Dancing with Cameron Murphey (408 Points).
2. Spinning Circles with Kaydi McMahan (352 Points).
3. Circular Awakenings with Jaguar Mary, Tiana Zoumer, Adam North, and Francie Fishman. (300 Points).
4. Let’s Learn The Magic Knee Flip with Sonora Larsen (224 Points).
5. A Couple That Hoops Together, Stays Together with ask Shaheen Van Der Schyff and Shouniez Johnson (193 Points).

TOP 5 Photos:

1. LED Hooping with Emma Kenna (229 Points).
2. Skateboard Hooping with Kaelyn Kucken (210 Points).
3. Spring Hooping with Dayna Fisher (140 Points).
4. Tyler Von Spence Hooping at Lollapalooza Brasil (124 Points).
5. Shellie White Light Spins Twin LED Hoops (118 Points).

That’s our Top Ten List and Top 5’s for this week and remember if you see something you appreciate here (or on any of our social networking sites), it only takes a second to “Like” it or leave a comment and share the hoop love, and you get to make someone’s day while you’re at it. YAY! Each like, share, note or comment is worth a point in calculating our weekly Top Ten. And with that, we invite you to follow us on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Google+, Pinterest and Tumblr if you’re not already doing so and we hope you had a very happy hooping weekend everybody!

A Couple That Hoops Together, Stays Together

Shouniez Johnson Hooping A couple that hoops together, stays together. Just ask Shaheen Van Der Schyff and his wife Shouniez Johnson. They quit their corporate jobs eight months ago to travel, experience life, and hoop it up! Here they are a moth after selling everything they owned and taking to the road. Shaheen says, “We found this lovely little private beach in the Transkei. There was absolutely no one around except us, the dogs and a cow.” Shaheen and Shouniez are from Cape Town, South Africa, and their soundtrack for this adventure is “Set Fire To The Rain” by Adele and you can grab your own copy of it on iTunes.

Top Ten List for July 1-6 2013

Top Ten List Hello Hoopers! We hope you’ve all had the most hoopiest weekend possible, because we certainly did! And now it’s time for our weekly Top Ten List where we count down the top ten most buzz worthy posts of the past week (as based on reader response), so if you were off somewhere hooping up your own holiday celebration, don’t worry! We’ve got you covered. We’re starting things off at number ten and working our way up to the number one spot of the week. What was hot in the hoopersphere? Here’s Hooping.org’s Top Ten List for July 1st – 6th, 2013.

10. First up we have the new video from Katie Sunshine and it’s her best yet! (103 Points).

9. Brecken Rivara got down this week, all the way down to the floor – Brecken Rivara: Floored (109 Points).

8. It’s not every day we get to see such great things from a happy husband and wife hooping couple: Hoop Love with Shaheen and Shouniez (116 Points).

7. Audria took her hoops to The Mermaid Parade and told us all about it – Hooping With The Mermaids (124 Points)

6. A new video from Ebonie Quint made a whole lot of people happy (184 Points).

5. Rachael spent her Independence Day spinning things up in the kitchen – Rachael Lust on the 4th of July (218 Points).

4. Hoopalicious spun up some soul medicine in our highest rated video of the week – Hoopalicious at Hoop Church (257 Points).

3. Sophie took an awesome look at what might be the rarest of hoopers – the older male! Here’s to the Older Men Who Love to Hoop (501 Points).

2. This tutorial by Rebeka Riley Poland knocked everybody’s socks off! Hooping On Your Baby Bump with Rebeka Riley Poland (551 Points).

1. And at number one this week was Philo’s report on the Hula Hoops That Rocked the Rio de Janeiro Protests (607 Points).

That’s our Top Ten List for this week and things should get back to normal tomorrow, and remember that if you see something you appreciate here (or anywhere online), it only takes a second to “Like” it or leave a comment so share the hoop love and make someone’s day. YAY! Each like, share or comment is worth a point in calculating our weekly Top Ten. With that, we invite you to follow us on Facebook, Twitter, Google+, Pinterest and Tumblr if you’re not already doing so and we hope you had a very happy hooping weekend everybody!