6 Amazing Records of The Hula Hoop You Want To Know


Children and adults around the world have played with hoops, twirling, rolling and throwing them throughout history. There are amazing records we have recorded throughout the history of Hula Hoop.

Greatest number of hula-hoops caught and spun in one minute was 236 performed by Liu Rongrong of China in September 2007.

The longest verified record holder is Aaron Hibbs from Columbus, Ohio who kept a hoop spinning for 74 hours and 54 minutes between October 22, through 25, 2009.

The record for most hula hoops twirled at the same time is 132, set by Paul 'dizzy hips' Blair, on June 15, 2009

The largest hula-hoop on record is 52.8 ft in diameter. Roman Schedler of Austria spun this hoop for 15:21 minutes on September 9, 1999.

On 19 February 2013, 4,483 people swung hula hoops to dance music for seven minutes

Paul "Dizzy Hips" Blair ran 10km while while twirling a hula hoop around the waist in 1:06:35