Baton Twirling

The 2nd Annual Arnold Baton Twirling Championships will be held at the Arnold Sports Festival on Saturday March 4th and Sunday, March 5, 2017 in the Cardinal Building at the Ohio Expo Center.

“We are excited to return to the Arnold Sports Festival in 2017,” said Fran Hershey, Event Director.  “More than 100 girls and boys will amaze you with their energetic and roof-reaching routines.”

The competitions are open to twirlers ages 2-25.  Divisions include Juvenile, Youth, High School, Collegiate and Elite.

Highlights include the freestyle competitions for the Collegiate and Elite competitors where twirling routines are set to music and multiple batons are used. Awards include Trophies, Medals, Banners and Scholarships.

The event is hosted by Twirl America.

Special Guests: Hawaiian Twirling legend Anetta Lucero will conduct a special clinic and will be available for private lessons. See flyer for registration details.

Also appearing will be Puerto Rican sensation Joel Claudio Martinez. He will be competing in the championship events, and will be performing a free demonstration on the Kidsfest Stage on Saturday at 3 p.m.

Information & Registration