Category: On The Web

We’re on TWITTER!

| January 19, 2012 | 0 Comments

Alrighty now! As some of you may know we’ve had a twitter account for some time… but our tweeting… well… it has left much to be desired! Twitter seems to be a strange land with new languages and word limits (which… well… anyone who has talked to me in person knows word limits are not […]

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ON THE WEB: Band Saves Lives and Fundraises at the Same Time

| December 15, 2011 | 0 Comments

We thought this was an interesting/unique approach to both service and fundraising – check out this New Jersey marching band that saves lives while also earning some money for their program.  Win/Win!

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ON THE WEB: Podcast about starting a brand new WG program

| December 14, 2011 | 0 Comments

Episode 47 of the Marching Roundtable podcast series (posted December 12, 2011) is an interview with Tim LeBlanc – a guard instructor from TX who has also been a participant in the CGE community on Facebook – about his experience starting a brand new winter guard at a new school.  Check it out!  Episode 47: […]

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Color Guard Member Overcomes Disability

| October 29, 2011 | 0 Comments

We always love to hear stories about how inclusive our activity is – and about the wonderful coaches and team members who are making sure that performers with a variety of abilities are able to be a part of the marching arts family. This story was shared on our facebook page wall by reader Patrick […]

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Money Saving Tips??

| October 24, 2011 | 8 Comments

Today will be a quick post (well… none of my posts end up quick… I think I’m incapable of “short and concise…) and a link to an interesting discussion. First, if you haven’t discovered the new “Marching Roundtable” podcast take a minute a click on over there … well… first finish reading this post and then […]

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On the Web: Plastic vs. Wooden Rifles

| August 4, 2010 | 0 Comments

Halftime Magazine just published a new “web exclusive” article, written by our very own Chris Casteel, education coordinator for the Winter Guard Association of Southern California comparing plastic and wooden rifles.  Have you wondered what the difference is?  Trying to make that choice yourself?  Visit Halftime’s website for their article!  Plastic vs. Wooden Rifles by […]

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Dance Spirit Magazine – Check out this great resource

| April 3, 2008 | 0 Comments

Years ago I subscribed to Dance Spirit Magazine but let my subscription lapse for some reason, though I can’t remember why.  Just this week I posted a question on the Color Guard Planet message boards about finding information for a reader on the physical demands of colorguard compared to that of athletics.  One message board […]

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