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Entries from January 16th, 2011

Emotional Highs and Lows in the Sport of Baton Twirling

January 16th, 2011 · No Comments · Baton Competitions and Contests, Baton Twirlers and Majorettes Around The World, Videos

This video montage captures some of the baton twirling athleticism and the emotional highs and lows of our sport. The footage was taken at the 2006 World Baton Twirling Federation Championships in Rome, Italy. The musical audio track has been disabled, but this silent version is telling and poignant. Appreciation to Maredion74 for sharing this […]

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Team France Takes Silver at the 2010 World Baton Twirling Championships

January 15th, 2011 · No Comments · Baton Competitions and Contests, Baton Twirlers and Majorettes Around The World, Videos: Baton Pairs and Teams

Here’s another exciting video from the 2010 World Baton Twirling Federation Championships. Team France presented a performance full of interesting exchanges and spectacular team twirling, with music from the Lion King. They captured the silver medal and are to be congratulated! Appreciation to mouseinstinct for sharing this YouTube video and to pvsnc.com for shooting the […]

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Twirling and Majorette Gifts | Molly the Majorette Calendar

January 13th, 2011 · No Comments · Moms (& Other Grown Ups) Who Were Twirlers, Twirling Batons and Baton Twirling Supplies, Videos: Just For Fun

Here is a terrific and hard-to-find gift for the young baton twirler. The Molly the Majorette calendar was lovingly created by a “baton mom”. The calendar has 12 pages of original artwork that show Molly having fun with all kinds of baton twirling activities throughout the year. Young twirlers will love coloring it and making […]

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Baton Twirling Video Highlights Croatian Majorettes Precision & Style

January 13th, 2011 · 3 Comments · Baton Twirlers and Majorettes Around The World, Videos: Baton Pairs and Teams

One of the joys of the internet and video is discovering so many baton twirlers and majorettes around the world. This is the IMA-International Majorettsport Association from Croatia. This majorette parade routine is full of style and zip! They have some wonderful musicality and make good use of this upbeat tango. Enjoy! Appreciation to Orangerka […]

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Baton Twirling Practice Makes Perfect…Eventually!

January 12th, 2011 · 1 Comment · Videos: Just For Fun

We all know that practice makes perfect and this is especially true when it comes to baton twirling. We found this entertaining twirling video of a practice session when things didn’t go quite as planned! Can you relate?? Appreciation to meggersk for sharing this YouTube video.

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Video of Team Japan’s Win at the 2010 World Baton Twirling Championships

January 10th, 2011 · 3 Comments · Baton Competitions and Contests, Baton Twirlers and Majorettes Around The World, Videos: Baton Pairs and Teams

Team Japan won the gold medal at the 2010 World Baton Twirling Federation Championships held in Bergen, Norway. This performance to Ravel’s Bolero is simply stunning! The artistry, precision, and musicality are breathtaking. This lovely choreography was created by world champion Seishi Inagaki. Baton twirling athletes of this caliber are so inspiring! We applaud their […]

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Meet the Feature Twirler with the University of Washington, Catherine Watters

January 10th, 2011 · No Comments · Marching Bands, Drum Majors, Color Guards, Drum Corps, Videos: Baton Soloists

The Feature Twirler with the University of Washington Husky Marching Band performed with the band at the recent Holiday Bowl in San Diego. She is Catherine Watters, an accomplished competitive baton twirler originally from southern California. This video was taken on the USS Ronald Reagan before a special Navy & Marine Corps Luncheon. Catherine was […]

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