DENVER -- With sequins and sass, young ladies showed off their skills at the Colorado State Baton Twirling Championships on Sunday.
Jolene, 5, and Jaylyn, 8, are twirlers. They say becoming a good twirler takes a lot of hard work and practice.
An advanced routine calls for more than 200 tricks in 2 1/2 minutes, with the baton twirling at 90 mph.
Twirlers ranging in age from 5 to 18 competed for the title of state champion.