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Hula Hooping with Maria Chekmareva


Maria Chekmareva is a professional aerialist,

hula-hoop artist, and circus performer. Since

2014, she has been teaching circus and

performing arts to children and adults in

Calgary. Before making Calgary her home,

she has traveled across Europe, Asia and

North America with the Circus on Ice troupe

for over six years.

Maria choreographs her own shows and

performs in numerous events and creative

projects across Alberta. Maria's passion for

creative arts and dance has brought her to

join the Calgary-based Vizard theatrical and

dance show as a dancer and a hula-hoop


Check out some of her work here:

Hula Hoop Making Workshop


May 16, 2023   

12:30 pm to 2:30 pm


May 24, 2023   

6:00 pm to 8:00 pm

A Hula Hoop Making Workshop is a hands-on workshop where participants learn how to create a personalized PEX hula hoop. The workshop typically lasts for two hours, during which participants receive instruction on how to assemble the hoop, including selecting the correct size and taping the hoop.

All the necessary materials for creating the hoop are included in the price of the workshop, which typically includes a wide selection of colorful and textured tapes to customize the hoop to your liking. At the end of the workshop, participants get to take home the hoop they made, which can be used for exercise, dance, or just for fun!

Overall, a Hula Hoop Making Workshop is a great way to learn a new skill while also creating a unique and personalized piece of equipment for fitness and recreation.

Cost: $70 for one hoop and $90 for two hoop + GST 

Participants: 12 max each

(no need to pay annual registration fee)

MUST REGISTER BY SUNDAY, MAY 21th to secure materials.  Please let us know if you would like 1/2 inch or 3/4 inch thickness for your hoop(s).

Adult Hula Hooping


May 24 to June 21, 2023   

8:00 pm to 8:50 pm

Did you know that spinning and twisting a hula-hoop is a great aerobic workout that engages 30+ core muscles, including glutes, thighs, and abs? 30 minutes of hula-hooping burns 210 calories, equivalent to a strenuous boot-camp class. Get in shape with our brand-new adult program! During the 1-hour super fun workout, you will learn circus tricks, strengthen your core and abs, and stretch to improve flexibility.

Cost: $100 + GST 

Participants: 12 max each

 (Note: you will need to pay an annual registration fee of $20 before you can register this class)

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