Tag Archive for Weight Loss

Are You a Hooping Super Hero?

[Hooping.org Assistant Editor Bonnie MacDougall is a Hooping Super Hero. Are you?] by Bonnie MacDougall You’ve probably heard the expression “kid’s say the darndest things”, coined and mainstreamed by hula hoop entrepreneur Art Linkletter and further popularized by Bill Cosby on his TV show of the same name? Well, it is no exception at my house. Take this recent conversation…

Kelly Osbourne Lost Weight Hooping

Kelly Osbourne joins the list of celebrities who are spinning up hooping for health. Osbourne recently tweeted, “I’m all about Hula-hooping right now! 5mins in the morning 5 mins at night… in 5 days I lost 2 inches from my waistline!” The Daily Mail reports Osbourne has been slender for awhile now, but seems to be losing even more inches…

TED Talk on a Hoop Revolution with Theresa Rose

Think back to the moment you started hooping. The joy it brought you, the new found confidence, and perhaps it even liberated you enough to feel comfortable dancing. It’s “the joyful movement…movement”, as Theresa Rose of TheresaRose.com describes it during her TEDxTalk. Theresa has lost over 55 pounds since she started hooping and is a self described ex-couch potato that…

Brandy Hug: Inside The Hoop

Back in 2008 Brandy Hug was visiting a friend when she saw her pick up a hoop and start playing with it in her backyard. “At the time I was 265 pounds and miserable and had never touched a hula hoop in my life,” Brandy explained. While her friend, Dana Moore of Aura Hoops, tried getting Brandy to give it…