February 19, 2023
Location- St. James High School, 10800 SC-707, Murrells Inlet, SC 29576
Contest Directors: Hazel Cartee & Ansley Cartee Minor
Open to all states & all twirling organizations!
Deadline – Entries must be RECEIVED by January 7, 2023 to allow time for planning & coordinating this event to make it an awesome experience for everyone participating! Payment can be made via Credit or Debit. No Refunds.
Contact Hazel with questions
- Call or Text (864) 844-1249
A full schedule will be e-mailed to everyone by no later than February 11, 2023. Team events will begin at 8am followed by solo events.
US Open Rules, Time Limits & General Information
Solo Age Groups- 0-6, 7-9, 10-12, 13-15, 16-20, 21+
Duet Age Groups- 0-17, 18-28, 29+
Time Limits for Solos-
All Struts- :30-2:00
All 2/3 Baton- 1:00-2:00
All Modeling- 1:00 Max
*Set System will be used for all solo events. Please follow the program book and highlight your events.
*No maximum age limit.
*Competing age is age as of September 1, 2022.
*All modeling will be done in costume.
*Salute or courtesy pose for start & end time.
*Gymanstics is allowed.
- Double entering is allowed.
- Follow United States Twirling Open on FB & Instagram for lots of updates & information. We will also keep you posted via email.
- Division levels – Novice, Beginner, Intermediate, & Advanced.
- Solo Divisions for Solo Events - 0-6, 7-9, 10-12, 13-15, 16-20, 21+
- Please keep a copy of your entry so you will know what you entered.
- Contestants are responsible for reporting to their lanes on time.
- Only soft sole shoes will be allowed on the gym floor.
- Video recording is allowed of own child/students only.
Coaches, please contact Hazel for information on Team Events & Entry Fees
Featuring some great events!
Miss US Twirling Champion
(Modeling w/interview, X-Strut, & Solo)
US Grand Twirling Champion
(Solo only for 0-6, 7-9, 10-12, 13-15, 16+ Top 10 will be selected from first round, then Top 5 for final round for the Grand winner to be selected!
US All Around Twirling Champion
(Novice, Beg, Int & Adv- Twirlers compete in Solo, X-Strut, & 2-Baton)
Age Groups- 0-6, 7-9, 10-12, 13-15, 16-20, 21+
All Entries are Non-Refundable.