From the Archives: Movement, Crafts, lots of fun stuff!

| December 13, 2011 | 0 Comments

Okay – it’s Tuesday – but we’re gonna make this post QUICK today!  After all… it’s Christmas shopping season and this here editor has to get back to work playing Santa’s elf!

Here are the articles we thought would be timely for right now – that is for the start of winter guard season when your focus is all about training – and when you may be pondering the design of your movement program…

For Better or Worse… Muscle Memory  (Jan 19, 2009) by Chris Casteel – the title says it all!

A Movement Moment #12: The Five Points of Alignment or SUSA* (August 19, 2010) by Cheryl Myers

Parlez-vous, part deux! (Dec. 23, 2008) by Cheryl Myers – tips on the Plie and the Lunge

Movement Monday #6: Posture (January 25, 2010) by Cheryl Myers

Fun for Friday! #5 Locker Magnets (March 12, 2010) by Brenda Scarpati – an easy and fun craft project to get some team spirit brewing early in the season (or an easy holiday gift idea too!)

So there you have it!

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And Happy Spinning!


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Catina Anderson is the founder/editor of the Colorguard Educators blog. Color guard has been part of her life for almost 25 years. She began coaching in 1994 and worked with the Broad Run High School color guard in Northern VA from 1998 until 2010. She has also written for Halftime Magazine and served on the Executive Board of the Atlantic Indoor Association. A former teacher, she enjoys sharing what she has learned and hopes to encourage others to share as well. Together we can create even more positive experiences for performers and help to collectively strengthen marching arts activities worldwide.

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