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Entries from February 26th, 2009

Snazzy Fire Baton Video ~ FSU Twirler Karrissa Wimberly

February 26th, 2009 · No Comments · Fire!, Videos: Baton Soloists

Here’s a wonderful fire baton performance, incorporating 1 and 2 batons, as well as 3 baton juggling. Be sure to wait for the neck rolls in the 3 baton section toward the end of the video.  And look at those solid elbow pops!  We just love Karrissa’s spirited athleticism. This performance took place in the […]

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Twirl Mania 2009 Results Are In!

February 24th, 2009 · No Comments · Baton Twirlers and Majorettes Around The World

Twirl Mania 2009 results are now available! The event was yet another huge success, just held at Disney’s Wide World of Sports Complex in Florida. Set aside the dates for next year and plan to attend Feb 19-22, 2010 back at Disney in Kissimmee, Florida.

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Where Is That Twirler Now?

February 20th, 2009 · No Comments · Where is that Twirler Now?

Kimberly Thomson grew up in Westlake, Ohio, and twirled with the Westlake High School Majorettes, as well as a competitive baton twirling team. Kimberly is now a Meteorologist for Storm Center 7 in Dayton, Ohio. You’ll find a complete article about Kimberly at WHIOTV.com.

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Twirl Magazine’s New Feb/March Issue Now Available

February 19th, 2009 · 2 Comments · Baton Twirlers In The News

The brand new issue of Twirl Magazine is just out and now available. Twirl Magazine is a wonderful publication full of photos, interviews, and the up-to-date “goings-on” of the baton twirling world! The Feb/March 2009 issue features a story about Rosie Bird, an Ohio twirler who is the feature twirler with the Glen Oak Eagles […]

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Arkansas Twirlers in the News!

February 16th, 2009 · No Comments · Baton Twirlers In The News

These lovely 3 recently competed in the Winter Celebration of Baton Twirling in Conway, Arkansas. Competitors from Oklahoma, Missouri, Texas, and Arkansas participated in the all day event on January 31. Ashlee, Lauren, and Bethannee are coached by Janice Jackson Seamands of the Central Arkansas Baton Twirling Studio. The twirlers are making plans to attend […]

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In Line Behind Me

February 15th, 2009 · No Comments · Giving Back

A new website focusing on random acts of kindness and the unexpected good will of others has just launched. In Line Behind Me is the beginning of a movement that is changing the world…one cup of coffee at a time. The ILBM notion began 2 target=”_blank”years ago with an encounter at Starbuck’s. One of the […]

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Baton Twirling Artistry Captured on Video: Jason & Monica Lee

February 15th, 2009 · 5 Comments · Videos: Baton Pairs and Teams

We have come across many wonderful baton twirling videos, but this performance of Jason & Monica Lee is amazingly beautiful. It is an absolute favorite! This was their competitive effort in the senior pairs division at the World Baton Twirling Championships held in 2007 in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada. The musical accompaniment is Puccini’s famed “Nessun […]

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Twirl Mania 2009 is On Now!

February 14th, 2009 · No Comments · Baton Twirlers In The News

Hundreds of baton twirling athletes have convened at Disney World in Florida!  They are there to participate in the international competition Twirl Mania! The event runs Feb. 13-16.

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