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Entries from August 31st, 2011

Twirl Planet Has Your Hula Hoops

August 31st, 2011 · No Comments · Hula Hoops and Hooping

Hula hooping draws people in for many different reasons: fitness, exercise, fun, dancing, performance or a unique way to spend time with friends! Today’s weighted hula hoops are not the lightweight tubes that we played with in childhood, but instead are heavier and durable. Hooping enthusiasts will find choices in color, style and size here […]

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3 and 4 Staff Juggling from Finland

August 30th, 2011 · No Comments · Juggling, Spinning, Object Manipulation, Videos, Videos: Baton Pairs and Teams

It is a lot of fun to look at other disciplines and performers for artistic inspiration and different ideas. We are always finding many parallels between baton twirling, juggling, staff spinning and other object manipulation. We came across this video of juggling with 3 and 4 staves that is full of interesting partner and team […]

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She’s Just Happy To Be Twirling Again

August 29th, 2011 · 1 Comment · Videos, Videos: Just For Fun

Baton twirling videos shot indoors always crack us up. Growing up, our family of twirlers always had the rule, “No twirling in the house!” It is fun to find so many videos today shot in dorm rooms with webcams, in the living room with a friend, and like this one, in the kitchen. She is […]

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Annetta Lucero Inspires Again with 1 Arm Baton Twirling

August 28th, 2011 · 3 Comments · Videos, Videos: Baton Soloists

Annetta Lucero is one of the truly amazing people on the planet. In March she said goodbye to her grown son as he passed away from a terminal illness. In April Annetta was in a scary car accident when she was unexpectedly hit by a teenage driver. She sustained many traumatic injuries including a sternum […]

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Brazil Baton Twirling Team Performance

August 27th, 2011 · 1 Comment · Baton Competitions and Contests, Baton Twirlers and Majorettes Around The World, Videos, Videos: Baton Pairs and Teams

We love finding baton twirling videos from our international twirling friends. Here is a twirling team from Brazil competing at their National Championship. Thank you to andrelr04 for sharing the Youtube video.

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UK Twirling Troupe Catches Attention of the BBC

August 26th, 2011 · No Comments · Baton Competitions and Contests, Baton Twirlers and Majorettes Around The World, Baton Twirlers In The News

Five twirlers from Great Britain’s Angel Baton Twirlers captured the attention of the BBC and were featured in the news. The twirling team from England finished in third place at the recent 2011 WBTF International Cup Championships. The entire team was made up of 13 baton twirling athletes selected from various British baton troupes. The […]

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Twirling Batons for Beginners

August 25th, 2011 · 4 Comments · Beginner Baton Student Information, Twirling Batons and Baton Twirling Supplies

Are you looking where to buy a baton? Your search for a terrific baton for twirling is over! Twirl Planet is your best online source for twirling batons and majorette batons. You will find the best baton to suit your needs in our wide selection. We have many affordable choices that are perfect for beginners. […]

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A Few 3 Baton Tricks To Try

August 24th, 2011 · No Comments · Juggling, Spinning, Object Manipulation, Videos, Videos: Baton Soloists, Videos: How To Twirl

Are you working on 3 baton tricks? This baton twirling video is McKenna Luzynski demonstrating a few typical 3 baton juggling tricks. Give them a try! Thank you to twirlchamp for sharing the Youtube video.

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Baton Twirling Mom Remembers Her 1966 Majorette Routine

August 23rd, 2011 · 5 Comments · Moms (& Other Grown Ups) Who Were Twirlers, Videos, Videos: Baton Soloists

How we love those baton twirling moms! Meet Tally and her spirited reenactment of the baton twirling routine that helped her win the Junior Miss Englewood crown in 1966. Once a majorette, always a majorette! Thank you to jkirkpatrick6 for sharing the Youtube video.

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Baton Twirling Outdoors in Japan

August 22nd, 2011 · No Comments · Baton Competitions and Contests, Baton Twirlers and Majorettes Around The World, Videos, Videos: Baton Soloists

A creative baton twirling video shot outdoors and in everyday environments in Japan. This twirler is Toshimichi Sasaki. Toshimichi Sasaki has won the Senior Mens World Baton Twirling Federation Championships multiple times. This second video is his competition performance at the 2007 World Baton Twirling Championships in Canada. Thank you to twirlerbeat and twirlengland for […]

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