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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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Is Baton Twirling Really a Sport?

March 9th, 2009 · 13 Comments · Videos: Baton Soloists

This brand new video poses the question, “Is baton twirling really a sport?” If your image of twirlers is little girls in majorette boots, making their way down the street in a local parade, take a look at the athletes in this video. If you have been delighted by a skillful twirler, perhaps during a […]

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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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