The popularity of Hula Hoop is soaring with Hula Hooping set to be one of the hottest retro trends for the summer

Hula HoopCelebrities, fitness fans and kids who love to have fun are all taking up hooping. Grace Jones stole the show with her astounding Hula Hoop performance at the Queen's Diamond Jubilee Concert. Beyonce, Michelle Obama and Liv Tyler have also been spotted Hula Hooping. Tim Lovejoy, Simon Rimmer and Ricky Wilson from Kaiser Chiefs were also Hula Hooping on the Sunday Brunch programme.

The only genuine Hula Hoop is from Wham-O The original Hula Hoop will be available in three sizes, so you can pick the one that’s best for you and start practicing the coolest Hula Hoop moves. It’s time to start hooping with the authentic shoop shoop sound!

The Hula Hoop was launched by Wham-O in 1958 and sold over 100 million in the first two years. Since then Hula Hoop has become one of the most famous outdoor brands in the world. Hula Hooping is taking the UK by storm again and encouraging a new generation to take up hooping with their own creative style. Hula Hoop has inspired the world’s first Hip Hop Hula Hoop performance, which is on tour now. The response to the show has been amazing. The show is followed by a Hula Hoop workshop teaching kids and adults how to Hula Hoop and the crowds are lining up to learn how to perform the Hula Hoop moves.

Price and availability:
The original Hula Hoop comes in three colourful stripy designs and is available for around £3.99 RRP from Toys R Us and Asda.