Pilot Projects

  Myra Kirk moved that Pre-Solo Dance Twirl be accepted as an unofficial CBTF event for 1994-95 season. Saskatchewan will be running it as a pilot project during the 1993-94 season.


1995 FBM MOTION #52

Greg Honey moved that Pre-Solo be added as an Unofficial Event in Saskatchewan on a trial basis of one year, effective Jan 1/96.

INTENT: Saskatchewan will provide recommendations at the 1996 Fall Technical Meeting that flow from an evaluation of this success of the trial, along with suggested guidelines, rules and regulations, score sheets, judging methods, etc.


1999 WTM PROPOSAL #5 (Amended & RATIFIED - 99 SBM - MOTION #12)

Jennifer Meron proposed that we accept the Pre-Competitive Group event in principle (as introduced at the 1998 Fall Technical Meeting).

INTENT #1: Jennifer Meron will continue to develop the event/critique form/ranges, etc. to be presented at the 99 FTM. This event will be a pilot project for the 1999-2000 season, for implementation as a Minor Event effective Sept 1, 2000.

INTENT #2: Other provinces are encouraged to offer this event also.

Effective Immediately


2012 SBM MOTION #18
  Elan Paluck moved that primary divisions will convert to the Grading System in September 2012; with the juvenile grading begin in September 2013. The provinces involved in the pilot program may continue to use the grading system for all C and BN primary and juvenile divisions.


2012 FBM MOTION #22 (2012 FTM Prop #8)
  Elan Paluck moved that a province that didn’t participate in the pilot project (2011-2012) for the CBTF Grading System, may offer the Grading System to C and BN juvenile athletes in the 2012-2013 baton season.


2013 FBM MOTION #12 (Pre-FTM Proposal 1)

Maureen Johnson proposed to accept the New Development Team Event called “Pre-Team” and “Level C Twirl Team” as pilot projects for the 2013-14 season.

Intent: All provinces are encouraged to run a pilot project for this event and report back at the 2014 FTM.


2014 FBM MOTION #12

Elan moved that 2014 FTM Proposal #2 be accepted:

That a Pilot Project be run for the following events in the proposed Modified Pre-Competitive Program during the 2014-15 season:

  • Basic 1 & 2
  • Forward Motion 1 & 2
  • Medley 1 & 2
  • Solo 1 & 2
  • 2-Baton 1 & 2

DIRECTIVE: Provinces who participate will be required to submit written reports at the 2015 FTM.


2014 FBM MOTION #13

Elan moved that 2014 FTM Proposal #3 be accepted:

That the Pre-Team Pilot Project shall continue for one more year into the 2014-15 season.

DIRECTIVE: Use current Pre-Group Score Sheet.

DIRECTIVE: All provinces are expected to participate in the pilot.

DIRECTIVE: Written reports shall be required for the 2015 FTM.