How much does a professional rhythmic gymnastics hoop cost? Professional hula hoop prices can range from $25.00 to $45.00, brand and material dependent.
Material – plastic or (wood 1980 😉 ) Must hold shape. (Plastic is considered the modern material)
Weight -Senior and junior gymnasts: minimum of 300 grams. Children and hope age divisions: a minimum of 225 grams.
Sizing – You choose a hoop based on an individual’s size. Take a ruler and measure the gymnast between the hips and waist (hip bone) and measure down to the bottom of the floor. Interior diameter starts at 51 cm to 90 cm
Senior Gymnasts: The interior diameter of the hoop is from 80 – 90 centimeters.
Junior Gymnasts: The interior diameter of the hoop is from 70 – 90 centimeters.
Children and Hope age Divisions: the diameter of the hoop may be in proportion to the size of the gymnast. Should be to the gymnasts hip bone.
Rules – Hoop may be all or partially covered with adhesive tape (FIG Logo Must be Exposed). Bright color preferred. Must be FIG approved apparatus. If adding adhesive tape the FIG logo must be physically exposed.
Customization: Check out our how to design hula hoops guide and try to make your own creative designs. If time is of the essence or you want a professional to work on your design we recommend turning to social media to try to find someone’s work you like.