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Level 1 and 2 Hoopnotica Training in St. Louis

August 9th, 2011 · News

Hoopnotica is an organization that is dedicated to teaching hoop dancers how to be great teachers and instructors.  St. Louis has been lucky to host it’s first round of Level 1 and Level 2 training earlier this year.  Hoopnotica is scheduled to return this month  for Level 1 and 2 Training again August 20 and 21.

At this time the number of students enrolled do not meet the number needed to hold the training.  The STL Hoop Club and Hoopnotica will wait till midnight on August 10 to cancel the training.  If the training is cancelled and you are still interested, please send an email to stating your interest.  We will work hard to get another training scheduled.  We know that many hoop dancers have been interested.  On behalf of Hoopnotica and the STL Hoop Club we apologize for any inconvenience this may cause you.

If you are interested in enrolling please send an email to  Information about the training can be found at www.hoopnotica,com.  With interest a possible reschedule could take place October 8 and 9.


Mini Hoop Workshop

August 1st, 2011 · News

See the mini, move the mini, be the mini!     Click here for Registration information!

A workshop in movement whose main course includes double props, focusing primarily on freedom with Mini Hoops (or Poi Hoops) with a dash of Poi, Double Staff, Double Hoop, Fans and more (some props will be provided, but please bring what you have to share and grow!) In this class we will laugh, sweat, giggle, work, grow, spin, inspire, stretch, strengthen, eat (yes a halftime energy meal will be provided, included in the costs), play, break boundaries, and hopefully learn some sweet Mini Hoop moves! Come with no prior experience with mini hoops or tons of experience because we are never done learning!

Class will be 5 hours with a 45min snack break where food will be provided and prepared by YOU! A healthy, mind and body boosting snack! Everyone is encouraged to pack for a bigger meal if you wish, but it is encouraged that no one leaves the site for a meal during this time.

Class starts promptly at 1:30pm on Sunday, Aug 7th at 2720 Cherokee, and ends at 6:00pm


Guest Specialty Workshop to Visit Studio from California

June 16th, 2011 · News

The STL Hoop Club in collaboration with the Fire Techs from St. Louis are proud to bring:

Aileen & Noel of Fire Smoothie Performance, Vulcan Crew Performance, (Co-creators of Fire Drums & Kinetic Fire Retreats, The Vulcan Tutorial DVD series and Vulcan Tech Vlogs, Oakland CA) will be gracing the St. Louis spin scene with their knowledge of performance and technique. You are invited out for a rare chance to learn from such internationally renowned and inspiring artists. Please join us for a set of inspirational and enlightening workshops taught by these talented and innovative poi and staff artists.
Practice Poi, Contact Staff, and Fire Contact Staffs will be made available for use and/or purchase if anyone needs one, no excuses about not having one!


Hoopnotica To Offer Levels 1-4 Certification

May 29th, 2011 · News

Hoopnotica is an organization recognized for mentoring and teaching teachers.  The St. Louis Hoop Club is so honored to have them back to the 2720 Cherokee Studio to administer Level 1 and 2 certification followed later by Level 3 and 4 certification for hoop dance teachers.

If you are interested in enrolling or have questions, please send an email to  Visit for details on certifications offered across the country and the world.

Level 1- August 20, 2011

Level 2- August 21, 2001

Level 3 – October 8th, 2011

Level 4- October 9th, 2011

please click on the link below to see the flier: