Monthly Archives: August 2012

Getting Onto the Hoop Path

Yesterday I went online,  found out about and watched  the best video ever made for aspiring hoopers. It is by a woman hooping instructor/performer named Safire and it’s called “Love the Process”.  The video is a string of short takes … Continue reading

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I’m a Hooping Believer

Today I went to a Spin Class, did some yoga, and then did some Hooping.  I took my  orange taped Hoopgirl hoop, which has a 37″ circumference, and did 281 waist rotations clockwise without it falling down right off the … Continue reading

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The Same Old Drumming Quandry

Tonight I went to my bata lesson and noticed that the teacher didn’t look so good. He fell on his shoulder and separated it, had been in pain until he saw the other bata student, who is a physical therapist. … Continue reading

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The Absolute Beginner Taiko Class

My congolese master teacher is going to the congo soon, so I went and caught the first of an 8 class series in the Big City of Absolute Beginner Taiko. It was at a dance studio that has just about … Continue reading

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Hooping: On Keeping It Up

Not long ago I picked up one of the free “health” mags from a natural foods grocery store and looked through it. In it was a blurb about a woman who lost 140 lbs hooping. According to the article , … Continue reading

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