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Entries from August 29th, 2010

Focus on College Majorettes and Feature Twirlers

August 29th, 2010 · 4 Comments · Baton Twirlers In The News, Marching Bands, Drum Majors, Color Guards, Drum Corps

Have you visited College Majorette Headquarters on the web yet? This wonderful resource focuses on collegiate baton twirlers, majorette teams & squads, and feature twirlers. As of now, the site lists 44 college majorette squads and dozens of solo baton twirlers. You can read bios of the majorettes, learn about the history of twirling at […]

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Slow Motion Baton Twirling Video

August 28th, 2010 · 1 Comment · Giving Back, Videos: How To Twirl, Videos: Just For Fun

This short video of slow motion baton twirling is pretty cool! It’s especially interesting to watch video of baton rolls while they are slowed down. Starting at 0:32 you’ll see fishtails, then neck rolls. Also, a long arm roll toward the end of the video. Enjoy! Appreciation to danabyrne for sharing their YouTube video.

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2010 World Baton Twirling Championships Results Are In!

August 11th, 2010 · No Comments · Baton Competitions and Contests, Baton Twirlers and Majorettes Around The World

The exciting 2010 World Baton Twirling Championships were held in Bergen, Norway last week. And the results are in! Senior Women 1 Tomoe NISHIGAKI, Japan 2 Karrissa WIMBERLEY, USA 3 Asuka TAKAHASHI, Japan 4 Yumi IIJIMA, Japan 5 Jennifer MARCUS, USA 6 Jenny HANNAH, USA 7 Elodie KUPKE, France 8 Martina CARCEA, Italy 9 Laura […]

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Talented Baton Twirler in Disney’s Bridgit Mendler Video

August 7th, 2010 · 2 Comments · Baton Twirlers In The News, Videos: Baton Soloists

A talented baton twirler appears in this music video from Disney. We think it’s Rebecca Lantz…can anyone confirm? You can also spot a young hooper and a juggler. This music video is Bridgit Mendler’s How To Believe and is from the soundtrack of Disney’s TinkerBell and The Great Fairy Rescue. Appreciation to BridgitMendlerVEVO for sharing […]

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