2018 Altitude Winterguard Educational Team


Please help us welcome CJ Forland III as our new Altitude Winterguard Director!



Clyde (CJ) Forland III currently lives in Colorado Springs, CO. CJ is currently in his graduating year as Music Education Major (clarinet) at Colorado State University-Pueblo, where he is doing his student teaching at Carson Middle School on Fort Carson Colorado.. He hopes to teach band for a middle school in the state of Colorado. CJ is a graduate from Fountain Fort-Carson High School (2013) where he gained a great sense of training and technique that he will continue to place into the members of Altitude Color Guard.


CJ has recently aged-out in the year of 2016 at the Madison Scouts Drum & Bugle Corps where he spent his summer as the soloist JUDAS; in addition to marching the 2015 season at the Madison Scouts. During the summer of 2017, CJ worked with the Madison Scouts as a Movement Technician/Choreographer/Liaison for the horn line. Times when CJ was not with the horn line, he spent with the color guard as a weapon technician.

In the winter, CJ has spun with the elite, World Class Winterguard; Opus 10 from 2013-2017. CJ is exited is to be in the role of Director of Altitude Winterguard as he molds the minds and hands of young people of Southern Colorado!