VIDEO VAULT: 1975 National Baton Twirling Competition


Back in 1975, St. John's Arena held a National Baton Twirling Competition.

There were more than 6,000 twirlers in the competition, from ages 5 and up.

At the time, it was the hope that Baton twirling would become an official sport - even part of the Olympics.

This video showcases the beautiful sport of baton twirling.