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Entries for the Virtual Nations Cup are submitted and paid using these online forms:

 

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September 7, 2021

WBTF VIRTUAL COMPETITIONS POSTPONED TO 2022

The WBTF Board of Directors made the decision at their September 5th meeting to postpone the Virtual Competitions that were previously scheduled to begin this October until after the first of the new year.  

The 2021 WBTF Grand Gala will take place by Vimeo Livestream on Saturday, August 7, at 3:00 pm Central European Summer Time. Remember to adjust for your local timezone.

 

FITw is pleased to invite everyone to the Grand Prix Italia 2021. Registration is open to all FITw athletes and all athletes of WBTF member countries.

DATE

24-25 JULY 2021

WHERE

LIGNANO SABBIADORO (UD), PALESTRA COMUNALE DI VIALE EUROPA

All information is available for download here.  

Entry deadline is June 30th !!! 

 

* This event is organized and sponsored by the FITw

WBTF is offering Freestyle evaluations as well!  Athletes can film themselves performing their Freestyle Program, submit that video, and have it evaluated and scored by certified WBTF Master Judges.

WBTF is offering Freestyle evaluations as well!  Athletes can film themselves performing their Freestyle Program, submit that video, and have it evaluated and scored by certified WBTF Master Judges.

WBTF Board Representative Spotlight – 2021

WBTF wishes to spotlight our member representatives to the Board of Directors during the next few months.  We thank each of them for sharing a little information about themselves and what their goals are for the future in baton twirling.

Name: * Motoaki Tsuchiya

Country & Name of Federation: Baton Twirling Association of Japan

To purchase our great selection of educational videos and webinars, please visit the WBTF Vimeo On Demand page. https://vimeo.com/wbtf/vod_pagesTags: TwirlNations-On-Demand

The WBTF is offering another session of online Short Program evaluations. Athletes can film themselves performing their Short Program, submit that video, and have it evaluated and scored by certified WBTF Master Judges.

WBTF Board Representative Spotlight – 2021

WBTF wishes to spotlight our member representatives to the Board of Directors during the next few months.  We thank each of them for sharing a little information about themselves and what their goals are for the future in baton twirling.

Name: * Andrey Kokoulin

Country & Name of Federation: Russia:   Russian Federation of Sport Choreography

WBTF Board Representative Spotlight – 2021

WBTF wishes to spotlight our member representatives to the Board of Directors during the next few months.  We thank each of them for sharing a little information about themselves and what their goals are for the future in baton twirling.

Name: * Rahel Janka Mezosi

Country & Name of Federation:  Hungarian Twirling Federation

WBTF Board Representative Spotlight – 2021

WBTF wishes to spotlight our member representatives to the Board of Directors during the next few months.  We thank each of them for sharing a little information about themselves and what their goals are for the future in baton twirling.

The Spotlight is on Amelie Nilsson, President SBTF - Sweden:  Svenska Drillförbundet SDF

Country & Name of Federation:

SWEDEN- SWEDISH BATON TWIRILING FEDERATION

A Team Gets a 100…….The Story of ‘IMAGINE’ by Team Genesis.

What does it take to get a ‘100' at an international competition and be heralded as the best team EVER Chiharu Tachibana, coaching staff member of Genesis gives you the details!

The brilliant choreography of Seishi Inagaki is MUCH MORE than great twirling…….learn the behind-the-song details and how Genesis brought it to life and made an arena full of spectators rise to its feet in tears.  This is a MUST-SEE learning experience that will enrich your viewing of this incredible team.

 

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WBTF Board Representative Spotlight – 2021

WBTF wishes to spotlight our member representatives to the Board of Directors during the next few months.  We thank each of them for sharing a little information about themselves and what their goals are for the future in baton twirling.

The Spotlight is on Joanne Moser, President CBTF - Canada:

Country & Name of Federation:

CANADA- CANADIAN BATON TWIRILING FEDERATION

Famed international baton ’superstar’, Seishi Inagaki, is known for creating the ‘best in the business’.

This Two Baton video will show you how to reach the pinnacle level of the discipline through a process of ‘building blocks’. The material he shares is slick, mesmerizing, powerful, and just plain AWESOME! When you see his students and you ask, “How did they DO that?”, by viewing his tutorial you will then KNOW!

 

Tags: TwirlNations-On-Demand

WBTF Board Representative Spotlight – 2021

WBTF wishes to spotlight our member representatives to the Board of Directors during the next few months.  We thank each of them for sharing a little information about themselves and what their goals are for the future in baton twirling.

The Spotlight is on Marina Mihelcic, President of CTF Croatia:

Country & Name of Federation:

CROATIA- CROATIEN TWIRLING FEDERATION

1. When and how did you get involved in baton twirling? *

WBTF Board Representative Spotlight – 2021

WBTF wishes to spotlight our member representatives to the Board of Directors during the next few months.  We thank each of them for sharing a little information about themselves and what their goals are for the future in baton twirling.

The Spotlight is on Karen Cammer, President of USTA United States of America  Country & Name of Federation: USA- United States Twirling Association

WBTF wishes to spotlight our member representatives to the Board of Directors during the next few months.  We thank each of them for sharing a little information about themselves and what their goals are for the future in baton twirling.

This Spotlight is on Alessia Dolci, President of FSTB Switzerland:

1. When and how did you get involved in baton twirling? *     In 1983 as an Athlete in my city

2021 looked optimistically hopeful to see a more normal time throughout the world.

WBTF planned to return to Italy for our 35th World Championship and 40th anniversary celebration.  Our baton twirling family has been looking forward to reuniting again on the world stage. We miss our friends and the excitement of watching and experiencing the fabulous head-to-head competition of our sport’s best athletes.   

WBTF wishes to spotlight our member representatives to the Board of Directors during the next few months.  We thank each of them for sharing a little information about themselves and what their goals are for the future in baton twirling.

The Spotlight is on Bernadette Doyne, President of BTSAI Ireland: Country & Name of Federation: Ireland. Baton Twirling Sport Association of Ireland

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