It is something. Its something I will always remember as it has changed my life. Also, just saying, not everyone can easily do it.
I'd guess that you didn't actually watch the performance videos.
Have you ever been in a Marching Band that came in 1st and 2nd in the world?
Guess what? Marching Band is a big deal, like you would know about it.
2014 2nd place show (I was a part of) Bellbrook Marching Band - "Paris Sketches"
2013 1st place show (I wasn't in) Bellbrook Marching Band - "Put on a Happy Face (2013)"