Rocky Mountain Color Guard

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

Organizers for Drums Along the Rockies (DATR) have asked RMCGA to provide a representative from each unit to participate in the opening ceremony on July 11, 2015.  For more information, see the May Meeting 2015 Notes.  Use the link below to submit information for your unit’s representative:

* DATR Representative

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

Contest Entry Form for 2015

The 2015 Contest entry form can be found at the link below. Please let a board member know if you have any questions!

2015 Contest Entry Form

2015 Contest Schedule Map

Follow this link to see where each show will be this season!

2015 Contest Site Map

2015 Contest Schedule

Below is the 2015 Contest Schedule.

Remember, that per a vote at the May membership meeting, everyone must compete at one of the first three contests to be eligible for RMCGA Championships

Jan 17 – Rock Canyon (Highlands Ranch) - evaluation
Jan 24 – Pomona (Arvada) – evaluation
Jan 31 – Mesa Ridge (Colorado Springs)
Feb 7 – Mysterium hosting at Horizon (Thornton)
Feb 14 – Mountain Range (Westminister)
Feb 21 – Sand Creek (Colorado Springs)
Feb 28 – Palisade (Palisade)
March 7 – Dakota Ridge (Littleton) – Regional
March 14 – Pomona  (Arvada)
March 21 – Wheat Ridge  (Wheat Ridge)
March 28 – Arapahoe  (Littleton)

April 4 – RMCGA Championships (University of Denver)

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