• Percussion Circuit Championships

    Due to overwhelming growth, CIPA Percussion Championships will take place on Sunday, March 30th, 2014. These will take place at the same outstanding facility, Western Carolina University's Ramsey Center.

    Tentative times 11am-4pm. See you there!

  • Color Guard Circuit Championships

    CIPA Color Guard Championships are excited to return to the Western Carolina University's Ramsey Center on Saturday, March 29th, 2014.


  • 2014 Focus Shows

    In an effort to constantly grow our educational impact, CIPA will continue it's FOCUS show concept. These division-specific contests (i.e. Guard only, percussion only) will be aligned with clinics and other fun educational components.

    Plan to attend - more details to follow!

Karns Contest

The Karns contest scheduled for March 15th, 2014 will not be taking place this year.

If you would like to transfer your registration at no added cost to a different CIPA contest, please contact Contest Director Rebecca Guzewicz at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it  

Irmo, SC and Volunteer, TN CANCELLED!

Both CIPA contests for this weekend are cancelled. 

The Irmo, SC and Volunteer, TN contests scheduled for this weekend have both been cancelled due to dangerous weather. The safety of the circuit's members is always a paramount concern.

We would like to encourage all units scheduled for one of these two contests to contact a CIPA contest director and transfer their entry to a different CIPA contest, at no charge. 

For Tennessee contests, contact Rebecca Guzewicz at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .
For South Carolina contests, contact Dena Anderson at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .

Thank you, and be safe during this hazardous winter weather!

Guard Classification and Promotion Scores

The 2014 Color Guard Classification and Promotion Scores have been released.  Please click here for this information.  If you have any questions pertaining to color guard scoring or judges, please contact the CIPA Color Guard Judge Coordinator, J.R. Carlisle at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .

Upcoming Events

Special note

2014 Spiel Sheet Form Is Live!

Log in, and fill out your 2014 spiel sheet for each unit before the next contest. You should find the form under "Resources" on the right side of the page when you're logged in.

You only need to fill out the form one time, but if anything changes, just fill out a new one. We will always use the newest form for your unit and delete the others.

See you at the next show!

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