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Baton Twirling Goals for the New Year

The new year has arrived, and itís the perfect time to set goals for yourself. Mastering the art of baton twirling requires years of practice and dedication, so make sure to set realistic goals for this year. Think about what you really want out of your baton twirling practice that you can do as you wait impatiently for in-person baton twirling events to return. Master New Tricks Now that you are spending more time at home, set time aside to learn tricks that you were afraid to try before. Watch video tutorials to see how the pros do the tricks you are interested in trying. Make sure you are not too close to windows, ceiling fans, or expensive vases, and try these moves yourself. Donít worry about how it looks when youíre just starting to learn it. No oneís watching anyway, except maybe your dog. Practice Flexibility This might just be the year to take up a new hobby, like yoga. When all your time is not being occupied by practicing for a big event, take some time to work on i

Posted: 1/18/2021

Baton Twirling Goals for the New Year

The new year has arrived, and itís the perfect time to set goals for yourself. Mastering the art of baton twirling requires years of practice and dedication, so make sure to set realistic goals for this year. Think about what you really want out of your baton twirling practice that you can do as you wait impatiently for in-person baton twirling events to return. Master New Tricks Now that you are spending more time at home, set time aside to learn tricks that you were afraid to try before. Watch video tutorials to see how the pros do the tricks you are interested in trying. Make sure you are not too close to windows, ceiling fans, or expensive vases, and try these moves yourself. Donít worry about how it looks when youíre just starting to learn it. No oneís watching anyway, except maybe your dog. Practice Flexibility This might just be the year to take up a new hobby, like yoga. When all your time is not being occupied by practicing for a big event, take some time to work on i

Posted: 1/18/2021

Twirling During the Pandemic

By all accounts, 2020 was supposed to be a big year for twirling. Two world championships, along with local and national competitions, were planned for this year. However, the world had other plans. Some baton twirlers did not let this get them down. They got creative. Here are some of the ways baton twirlers continued their craft during the COVID-19 pandemic: Virtual Competitions This May, 40 baton twirlers in Canada participated in a video competition to showcase their twirling skills. Judges in Calgary gave twirlers an online space to be creative and competitive. There were no trophies or medals, just bragging rights and a chance to perform for an audience in a year where that would not have otherwise been possible. Modified Classes Baton twirling and dance studios have moved to online classes, which provides the opportunity for wider access and safety from in-person gatherings. Some classes are offered in person with strict guidelines as far as number of people, handwashin

Posted: 1/4/2021

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