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Pooh-Bah
Location: Bristol

Total posts: 1785
Posted:

I was watching some wierd program the other day that showed someone using hulahoops in a circus act.



Some of the moves look very like poi moves so i ran out and bought myself two pretty pink hula hoops only to find its far more difficult than it looks!



If any one knows what i'm on about it would be great to know how to spin them properly.

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NYC
Location: NYC, NY, USA

Total posts: 9232
Posted:This topic has been discussed.

Twice.

Unless you mean juggling rings.

Do a search.

And check out www.hooping.org.

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Pooh-Bah
Location: Bristol

Total posts: 1785
Posted:sorry! only found random stuff when i searched.

thanks for the link


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SILVER Member since Jan 2004

Scientist!
Location: Waterloo, Ontario, Canada

Total posts: 578
Posted:Look for a performer named Dizzy Hips wink

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Pooh-Bah
Location: Away from home

Total posts: 2354
Posted:The links to Dizzy Hips' videos are on The HoP Hoop thread
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Pooh-Bah
Location: Bristol

Total posts: 1785
Posted:wow i didn't realise you could do so much with a hula hoop! i'm off to make a new one....seems mine were just a little too small!

Saying that my dura stilts arrived today so i might be a bit busy running araound like a crazed fool!


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GOLD Member since Jan 2005

munkypunks

enthusiast, but not enthusiastic
Location: Los Angeles, California

Total posts: 367
Posted:Seems hooping is both more difficult and easier (hopefully) than it looks. I started hooping last weekend, was totally lost for the first 20 min., but soon couldn't put it down, and have a huge bruise on my hipbone to show for it. The woman I'm learning from says it "gets exponentially easier" after the basics. We'll see.

You can't fall off the floor, but sometimes you need a chair to reach the cookie jar.

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newbie
Location: waiheke Island, new zealand

Total posts: 2
Posted:can anyone tell me where i can buy some circus hula hoops from in nz..?

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