South Ockendon twins are European Drum Corp Champs!

IN September, 14 year old twins Sophie and Rebecca Corcoran travelled to Widnes, Liverpool to take part in the Drum Corp United Kingdom championships with The Company. Rebecca plays trumpet and Sophie is part of the Colourguard.After a slight technical issue with the electronics at the beginning of their first show placing them in 2nd place, they came out and performed brilliantly in their final performance and were crowned British Champions.From Widnes the Corp spent a few days rehearsing and cleaning the show before travelling to Kerkrade, the Netherlands to compete in the Drum Corp Europe Championships.After two superb performances they were crowned European Champions.Rebecca and Sophie have enjoyed every minute of the season and cannot wait for the new season to start.Next season will see them not only compete in the UK and European championships but they will be spending two weeks in America taking part in a number of shows, finishing at the World Championships in Indianapolis.

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