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Tips for a Great Nationals!

Posted by Jacinda Miller on

As so many twirlers head to USTA Nationals, AYOP and AAU Nationals, we wanted to share a few tips to make for a great competition for your favorite twirler.  1. Put your name on everything! Batons, jazz shoes, costumes, tights, make-up bags, blankets and everything else.  If something gets lost, you are more likely to get that item back if your name is on it.  2. Check costumes to make sure the fit and appearance is perfect. Avoid having gaps in the back of the costume, straps that slip, elastic that shows or threads that hang. Fix those items before...

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Prepping For a Virtual Competition

Posted by Jacinda Miller on

Simple steps for competing virtually!

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DIY Baton

Posted by Jacinda Miller on

Twirling is a great sport to pursue when you are socially distancing!  Baton Twirling Unlimited, is offering free classes along with sharing videos from our baton twirling video groups and we have had several people ask about what if I want to try baton but don't have a baton... No problem! We can make a DIY  baton!  Easiest DIY baton ever is the wrapping paper tube! Just remove the wrapping paper and the tube underneath is perfect for basic twirling!  Second easiest DIY baton is to use PVC pipe! Many people have PVC pipe around their house (a typical baton...

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