Baton

Classes are offered from the beginner’s level up to semi-private lessons for the competitive twirler where students will be prepared for competitions at the Provincial, National and International level.  CBTF accredited coaches work with your children and all training is built on the CBTF Skill Development Program.

Session Classes - Twirling Bugs

An introductory class designed to let you experience the fun and challenge of the sport of baton twirling Boys and girls 5-8 years of age. This class is 30 minutes in length and runs from September – December

GIRLS – CLASS ATTIRE

  • Shorts
  • Tight fitting t-shirt
  • Indoor White soled runners
  • Ponytail

 

  • BOYS – CLASS ATTIRE
  • Shorts
  • Tight fitting t-shirt
  • Indoor White soled runners

SOBG - Twirling Program

These classes provide an excellent way to further your child’s twirling education after 2-3 years of combination classes. Particular emphasis is placed on baton twirling skills as well as conditioning, flexibility and stretch training.

Twirl Tyme 1: First Year Student: 45 minute class once per week.
Twirl Tyme 2: Second Year Student: 55 minute class once per week
At this time – students will have the choice between continue with the Twirl Tyme program or move into the Sundown Optimist Buffalo Gals Competitive Program.

Twirl Tyme 3: Third Year Student: 55 minute class once per week. Focus is on skill development for those students not wanting to enter the competitive stream.
Twirl Tyme 4: Fourth year Student: 55 minute class once per week. Focus is on skill development for those students not wanting to enter the competitive stream.

SOBG Competitive Program
Baton – 1.5 hour program: Beginning of CBTF Pre-Competitive Program: 1.5 hour class once a week
Baton – 2 hour program: Continuation of CBTF Pre-Competitive Program: 2 hour of classtime
Baton – 3 hour program : C & Bn Level Solo: 3 hours of class time
Baton – 4 hour program – Bn-Bi level Solo: 4 hours of class time
Baton – 5 hour program – Bi-A level Solo: 5 hours of class time.

Students in the SOBG Competitive programs will also have an additional group training time that is SOBG class time. These classes will be included through the program fee for SOBG

At the 4 and 5 hour program levels it is required that a ballet and/or jazz and/or acro class is taken in conjunction with the baton classes. At the younger levels it is strongly recommended.

GIRLS – CLASS ATTIRE

  • Mondor (3523) wide strap cami-leotard
  • Mondor Suntan #310 Tights
  • Bloch Tan Elasta-booties (Tan In-Step Runners for Rascals and Up)
  • Bun
  • Baton

BOYS – CLASS ATTIRE

  • White T-shirt
  • Black shorts or pants
  • Bloch Black Elasta-booties (Black In-Step Runners for Rascals and up)
  • Baton

*Cost is per month, based on 34 classes in the dance year.