Rocky Mountain Color Guard

Auditions:

Anesidora 2016

Guard Instructor Wanted

Castle View HS in Castle Rock is in immediate need for a color guard instructor for the fall marching season. Interested candidates should complete the application process on the Douglas County website. Www.dcsdk12.org -careers tab.

Any questions can be made to Mark Cellar, band director, Castle View HS. Mark.cellar@dcsdk12.org

“Color Guard Instructor needed for the Thornton High School Marching Band starting immediately for the 2015 season.
What we’re looking for:
-choreograph and teach flag and dance
-participate in design/drill meetings by contributing ideas and plans for the guard
-research and suggest silks and other equipment for the show
-attend as many rehearsals as possible (at least one per week, after school on Mondays, Tuesdays, and Thursdays)
-attend all performances (competitions and football games)
-open to scheduling and attending additional rehearsals
Choreography has been written and taught for part of the third movement already. Please contact the director, Sebastian Adams, at ada018186@adams12.org for questions and for access to the season calendar.”

Rock Canyon HS is looking for a guard instructor

Rock Canyon HS Guard Instructor Wanted

May 17th Membership Meeting

Use the link below to review the notes from the May 17th membership meeting:

May Meeting 2015 Notes

Unit directors, instructors and staff:  Use the link below to submit feedback regarding local and guest judges from the 2015 season:

* Judge Feedback

Do you know someone whom you would like to recommend as a judge for the 2016 season?  Use the link below to submit names:

* Judge Recommendations

 

Bear Creek HS is looking for a new Director of Color Guard

Go to the “Help Wanted” page for more information!

Congratulations to our Champions

Congratulations to our 2015 Champions:

 

Novice – Summit Winterguard

Cadet – Pisteuo Winterguard

Scholastic Regional A – Montrose HS

Scholastic National Regional A – Monarch HS

Independent Regional A – Rise Winterguard

Scholastic A – Rampart HS

National Scholastic A – Air Academy HS

Independent A – Anesidora

Scholastic Open – Pomona HS

Independent Open – Malachi Independent

Independent  World – Opus X

 

April 4 Championship Event

 

Join us at our Championship Event on April 4, 2015

University of Denver, Ritchie Center
2240 E Buchtel Blvd
Denver, CO 80208

 

Championship Ticket Prices:

Adult Prelims – $15   Child Prelims $10

Adult Finals – $20     Child Finals $10

Adult All Day – $25     Child All Day $20

Parking is included in all ticket prices – follow the DU Event Parking signs – A map is available on the Contest page

 

Prelims Schedule

Final Schedule

Purchase a DVD of the event by completing the order form – 2015_DVD_Order_Form

 

 

RMCGA Mourns the Passing of Jim Strong

Jim Strong, 60, passed away on February 19, in Lakewood, Colorado.Survived by his loving wife, Jeanne, children, Lia, Jaime, Jessie, Jason, Jay, and John, grandchildren, Thyssen, Aidan, and Jaycee, he was the 6th of 7 children, born to Dick and Mary Ann Strong.

Jim was the site manager for many, many years at the WGI World Championships. Every colorguard and drumline has benefited from Jim’s extreme dedication to WGI and the family that it represents.  read more

2015 Evaluation Procedures

If your unit is required to be evaluated prior to competition, here are your options:

1)  Perform at the Evaluation Show on January 24 at Pomona High School.

2)  Perform as “Evaluation” at your first competition.

3)  Submit a video to the RMCGA 2015 Review Committee at least 1 week prior to your first competition.

The “RMCGA 2015 Review Committee” has set up a Facebook page where videos can be uploaded. The deadline for submitting videos is 1 week prior to your first competition (ie. if you are attending the January 31 show your video should be submitted before January 24).

Members of the review committee will review the videos and respond to groups as quickly as possible.

Judge (and instructor) Training

Kevin Morris, the Chief Judge and Judge Coordinator for RMCGA, is hosting a training at his home on Sunday, January 18 at 11am.

Email Kevin to get the address.

Instructors are welcome to attend!  Kevin will be sharing information from the WGI summit meeting.

All attendees are asked to RSVP to Kevin via email:  Kevin_Morris38@hotmail.com

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