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OBTA Presents Coaches & Judges “REFRESHER” Seminar

Final Copy of the OBTA flyer for seminar

ATTENTION ALL WBTF MASTER JUDGES

NEWS YOU NEED TO KNOW !

 

https://www.wbtf.org/content/wbtf-seminar-series-coaches-judges-learn-about-proposed-future-freestyle-solo-judging-system

 

 

Can Twirl App

We have received approval from Apple and Google, and are now LIVE in the Apple Store and Google Play Store!
Here is the announcement about the CanTwirl app: https://cbtf.ca/article/cbtf-cantwirl-app
Here is the announcement about the SDP Subscription within the CanTwirl app: https://cbtf.ca/article/renewed-sdp-available-cantwirl

Ontario hosting 2023 Nations Cup Qualifier

ATTENTION MEMBERS!

Please note that Ontario will be hosting the 2023 NATIONS CUP QUALIFIER!  It will be held the long weekend of May from 20th-22nd.

We know it may seem like it is far away, but OBTA will need as many volunteers as we can to make this a successful event.  Let’s work together for our twirlers for this 2023 event!

Baton Day Registration 2021

Baton Day 2021 Registration [FINAL]

Ontario Calendar of Events – 2021/2022 Season 

Ontario Tentative Competition Dates – 2021/2022 Season
EVENT DATE LOCATION
OBTA Snowtacular* (postponed) TBD
Starlight Destiny* March 5th
Comets* April 2 or 3
Pizzazz* April 30th
Provincials & Trillium Cup May 13 – 15, 2022 Durham College
2022 CBTF Qualifier for WBTF World Championships May 20-23 Regina, Sask
Starlight Destiny* June 11th
2022 CBTF Canadian Championships and Maple Leaf Open July 1-6 Moncton, NB

*tentative

CBTF needs your input on new SDP app!

Attention members!
CBTF is in the process of developing an app for the refreshed Skills Development Program (SDP).  As this is being built, now is the time to plan for future/additional features that may be included in the CBTF app!  CBTF has started a list of ideas of what to include, but they would also like to hear from the membership (athletes, coaches, adjudicators, judges, volunteers, parents…..).
Please visit the link below so that you can contribute your ideas.  Responses are being taken until this Friday, October 8th so that there is no delay in the SDP portion of the build

National Day for Truth and Reconciliation

Today marks the first National Day for Truth and Reconciliation in Canada. The Ontario Baton Twirling Association urges members to use this time for reflection, commemoration, learning and understanding.
In recognition and support of the spirit of this day, members are encouraged to explore the diverse cultures, voices, experiences and histories of First Nations, Inuit and Métis Peoples by visiting

Call for Agenda items for CBTF Fall Board of Director Meeting

Hi OBTA members

CBTF has requested any Agenda items for the fall Board of Director meeting be submitted on or before Friday July 30th.

Please ensure that your submissions are detailed enough so that other members receiving the agenda have something on which to base their initial discussions.

Submissions should include:
-the discussion topic
-background information
-potential solutions or outcomesPlease note that questions submitted as agenda items will not be included on the agenda.

Take the time to discuss submissions within your province so that you are able to formulate the topic, background information, and potential solutions or outcomes.
All of our meetings will take place over Zoom, and are scheduled as follows:
Joint Board & Tech – Sunday Sept 12/21
Annual AGM – Saturday Sept 18/21
Executive Meeting – Saturday Sept 18/21

Board of Directors Meeting – Saturday Sept 18 & 19/21

Thank you!
Andrea James
OBTA President

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