The Facebook Group, “You Know You’re Addicted to Hooping When…?” joyously celebrates World Hoop Day 2015 with the musical selection “You Want To Be Starting Something” by the King of Pop, the late Michael Jackson. Participants in this video are from all over the world having one common goal, one purpose, the love, the fun and the joy of the art form of hoop dance.

This group is an international group of women and men with all levels of hoop experience from the beginner to the advanced. We are teachers, doctors, nurses, lawyers, students,artists,performers, city and state workers, etc. from all walks of life, all with one common goal:

The Addiction to the Circle and One Common Goal: To Master The Flow.

Featuring (in order of appearance):

Gunjan Sharaf – India

Alexis Collier – Chicago

Christina Hummingbird – Colorado

Jacqueline Rutigliano – New Jersey

Yvonne Downing – New Jersey

Liza Chiu – New York

Jonglatant – Germany

Rachael Sigmund – New Jersey

Iva HoopPortal – Bulgaria

Lili Mitchell – Connecticut

Mbalenhle Fires a’Light – South Africa

Tea Bowie-Ford – Australia

Diane Hoffman – Pennsylvania

Dani Michelle – Cambodia

Tony Ra – Florida

Jamie Torres – New York; Peace Hoops, LLC

Kerry Kiro Venus – MaryLand


Produced & Directed by Sheila Sumrell

Musical Editing Consultant Tommy Hogunz DJ/Producer Selekta Recordings


If you feel inspired by this AWESOME Collaboration and want to see more videos of Facebook Group “You Know You’re Addicted to Hooping When…?” click these links below:

The Male Hoopers Revue

Our Summertime Video

God Created Woman

No More War