My game changing moment was being selected to be a drummer in the London 2012 Olympics Opening Ceremony. Since then, we have met regularly and done many charity events to raise money for good causes. Incidentally, the drummers in the Opening Ceremony used Vic Firth 5B sticks - Olympic Standard Sticks!
In celebration of Vic Firth Company's 50th anniversary, we've spent an entire year celebrating Game-Changing Moments in drumming -- including yours! To everyone who shared a story with us this year, thank you! Drumming is a shared experience and we are all brothers and sisters! Your stories have inspired us to continue making the best sticks possible and to continue changing the game for drummers everywhere.
We received thousands of amazing stories this year. Although it was difficult to choose only one story, we're happy to announce that Joe Russomano is our grand prize winner in the Game-Changing Moments contest!Read Joe's Story