Interview

ICCommunity Spotlight: Sarah Abram

Infinite Circles Community Spotlight: Sarah Abram Interview   Sarah, congratulations on winning Infinite Circle Community’s 25,000 member celebration contest!  Please tell us a little about your journey, how did you get started hooping? The first time I ever saw a hooper, it was Rachel Lust when she released her “Groove” video!  I was doing a…

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Interview: Philadelphia Rhythmic Academy

Infinite Circles has spent the week sitting down with the professionals of Rhythmic Gymnastics to better understand the events happening this weekend.  Speaking with me today is Polina Kozitskiy from Philadelphia School. The Philadelphia Rhythmic Academy specializes in world-class gymnastics instruction. They have produced gymnasts who are part of the US National Team, Future Stars and Youth…

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Ovsanna Mkhchian: Gymnastics Program Director

Ovsanna Mkhchian To continue our preparation for the Rhythmic Gymnastics (RG) in the upcoming Olympic Games, we asked RG Coach and Judge Ovsanna Mkhchian some basic questions to help us understand the sport. Ovsanna is the sole supervisor of 40 rhythmic gymnasts, and Program Director of Ararat Rhythmic Gymnastics in Los Angeles, CA. (They are…

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Rhythmic Gymnastics: Upcoming Olympic Competition

As the Rio Olympic Games roll along, we get closer and closer to sport’s parallel to flow arts – the Rhythmic Gymnastics competition! The Schedule This year the Individual Competition will take place on August 19th and 20th, and the Group Competition will take place on August 20th and 21st. This quad the individuals will…

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Hooping Weight Loss Journey

Interview by Shandi Clouse Alex Alvarado, a 24-year-old from Bethlehem, Pennsylvania and a waiter in the Sands Casino, has been one of the up and coming male flow artists in the community lately. You can find Alex hosting live hoop sessions in ICC, generally jamming out, and inspiring others with his love of hoop dance.…

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