What the judge SHOULD be looking for, the What and How of the performance.
Description This isn’t a complete definition, it’s to give us an idea of what we use it for at it’s basic level. It’s the position from which all movement is performed. The body, held in a fairly rigid stance and yet without tension, must remain at Attention for facing movements, faces-in-marching, the hand salute, and movements with the guidon, flagstaff, …
Military uniforms grew out of fashion preferred by French Nobility of the 17th Century
While a massive majority of readers understand exactly what I do, there a tiny few who feel that I need to be told how to do what I do. However, those few are very few and are disrespectful, arrogant, selfish, prideful, vulgar, and many times childish.
Marching in place, marking time. Many think they know how to do it. There are three different regulation drill techniques for the US military and two techniques for ceremonial drill.
This is a great question that I receive every so often. So, here’s an example of how you can begin spinning a rifle (or any other type of practice) and progress to a level of proficiency with which you are comfortable.
DrillMaster explains what a drill team and honor guard members need in the way of footwear and how to care for your shoes and boots.
DrillMaster shares his view of keeping the professionalism in an honor guard unit
DrillMaster explains a different approach to the problem of drill team practice attendance and recruiting.
DrillMaster explains the numerous benefits of military drill and ceremonies.