Marching Band Travel Safety TipsTodd Overbeck
It is important that Music Travel Consultants’ clients and travelers know that their safety and security is our uppermost concern as we fulfill our mission to provide them positively life-changing travel experiences around the world. Music Travel Consultants works hard to ensure the safest and smoothest trip possible for each of its traveling groups. Nonetheless, problems and emergencies can occur. If they do, your trip’s MTC Tour Director, who accompanies your group 24/7, can make all the difference. Please notify your MTC Tour Director of the situation immediately, so he or she may begin working with the Director/Group Leader, chaperones and MTC office to resolve it. Your MTC Tour Director is there to offer immediate assistance and direction, and she or he is empowered to take necessary action. However, there are many helpful tips that can be given to your students to extinguish issues before they begin.
Irrespective of how much preparation goes into a marching band trip, it can be derailed by many things that are beyond anyone’s control. Issues can rear their heads from many directions: heat exhaustion, someone missing from the group, and injuries are all potential pitfalls. And, there’s more. It is in everyone’s best interest to make a performance trip as safe and enjoyable as possible. Here are some tips that we offer from experience:
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