Shoulder Hooping Tips : Inspiration for your next jam

Lots of questions about making Shoulder Hooping more dynamic and bringing the dance in. Here are 10 ideas to play with in your next practice session. You can see examples in the vid below and scroll to the bottom for more Shoulder Hooping tutorials and tips. ✨ 1. clapping hands at front and back while … Keep reading

Body Positivity : Shake your hoop thang!

When I first saw this video I made to show off @suzystiedanddyed magical bodysuit, I looked at my thighs wobbling and my booty bouncing and I thought, “ew, delete!” 😫 A post shared by Deanne Love (@deannelovexo) on Apr 10, 2018 at 5:10am PDT But then I thought. Is it worth it? Let me work … Keep reading

Courage : The benefits of hooping

Courage. Showing up, moving in the direction of your desires even when the hurdles seem insurmountable. I Skyped with a hooper who struggled so fiercely with social anxiety that she couldn’t attend hoop workshops/retreats. She bought the tickets, made the plans, had the vision. When it came time to leave for the events her anxiety … Keep reading

The dangers of hooping : A true story

The Dangers of Hooping

Hooping might seem like all fun and games…until someone loses their dignity. One time at a festival I chest and shoulder hooped for so long in the dust that the grip tape on my hoop completely shredded my armpits. I got the craziest, most painful infection. I couldn’t put my arms down. I had to … Keep reading

The hoop community is dead

hoop community is dead

(if you prefer to listen to me read this post then click the play button above…it gets long so I highly recommend it)   Last week I saw an online discussion that suggested the hoop community is dead. I am sorry to hear that some hoopers feel this way but I smiled knowing they are … Keep reading