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Entries from March 16th, 2011

University Baton Twirling – Meet MSU Feature Twirler Kristen Scali

March 16th, 2011 · No Comments · Marching Bands, Drum Majors, Color Guards, Drum Corps, Videos, Videos: Baton Soloists

Meet Kristen Scali, one of the Feature Twirlers with the Michigan State University Spartan Marching Band. She talks about the highlights and fun of the collegiate baton twirling experience and how she got there. Kristen is a freshman majoring in kinesiology. During her lifetime of twirling she has achieved many accomplishments. She has won the […]

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Twirling Team France Performs for Circo Massimo and Italian TV

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

Team France, the French competitive baton twirling team, performed for Italian TV in this Circo Massimo production. What wonderful exposure for baton twirling to have talented twirlers on television. Check out the 3-baton work and interesting camera angle at 3:05. This performance is from 2008. Congratulations to the French twirling organization, Fédération Française de Twirling […]

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Twirling Champion Karrissa Wimberley a Finalist for the AAU Sullivan Award

March 14th, 2011 · 3 Comments · Baton Twirlers In The News

For the very first time, a baton twirler is in the running for the prestigious AAU Sullivan Memorial Award. Ultra-talented, world champion Karrissa Wimberley was nominated as one of the 15 semi-finalists. She was then voted as a top 5 finalists. The 81st AAU Sullivan Award winner will be announced this evening at a ceremony […]

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