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Hoop FAQ: Choosing a Hoop

 
 

Materials

What's the difference between HDPE hoops and polypropylene hoops?

My HDPE hoops:

  • Have a fair amount of weight to them, making them especially good for beginners 
  • Are wrapped in decorative tape
  • Are super durable and sturdy
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My polypropylene hoops:

  • Are very light, making them more difficult to hoop with, but great for seasoned practitioners
  • Are great for dancing and performing
  • Are available in a variety of colors, some of which fluoresce under black light!
  • Come with a snap-button which enables them to be coiled to a smaller size for travel
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Hoop Diameter

How big should my hoop be?

For waist and hip hooping, the general rule is that the bigger and heavier the hoop, the better it will be for a beginner. 

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