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CHAMPIONS CUP CHEER AND DANCE STATE NATIONALS IS BACK ON LINE!

September 11, 2013 PC Brands The Champions Cup Cheer and Dance State Nationals Carmel, IN The Champions Cup Cheer and Dance State Nationals is excited to announce that … [Read more...]

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JOYCE WHITAKER TO TAKE THE HELM AS COO OF PC BRANDS

September 4, 2013 PC Brands New COO Information Carmel, IN JOYCE WHITAKER TO TAKE THE HELM AS COO OF PC BRANDS   Joyce Whitaker, was the former Vice President of … [Read more...]

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Sheryl Knight Named President Of The Dancing Agency

August 28, 2013 PC Brands The Dancing Agency Carmel, IN SHERYL KNIGHT NAMED PRESIDENT OF THE DANCING AGENCY Sheryl Knight, the Head Coach of the 11 time National … [Read more...]

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CHEERNN / PC BRANDS INTRODUCES CHEER & DANCE RADAR SHOW – “REAL TALK”

August 19, 2013   Cheer News Network PC Brands Ft. Worth, TX Carmel, IN CHEER NEWS NETWORK / PC BRANDS INTRODUCES CHEER & DANCE RADAR SHOW - “REAL … [Read more...]

Building your upper body

Building Your Upper Body For Cheer – By Matt Dillon

Building your upper body - Tips and tricks: Upper Body – Creating a strong upper body can do many things for us in cheer. Whether we’re blocking for acceleration in … [Read more...]

Strengthen your core

Strengthening Your Core For Cheer! – By Matt Dillon

Achieving a stronger core – Tips and Tricks: Super Mans – Lay on the floor with your stomach to the mat. Place your arms directly above your head and point your toes, … [Read more...]

Speed & Strength For Cheerleaders

Speed And Strength For Cheerleaders – By Matt Dillon

In my last article, we focused primarily on healthy eating habits. The next three articles will discuss how to strengthen our bodies while keeping our muscles quick and explosive; … [Read more...]

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Creating An Effective Online Presence For Your Team

Looking to have a greater presence online for your team next season?  Want to get the word out about your fundraisers, events, or competitions?  Well, The U.S. Cheer & Dance … [Read more...]

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The Champions Cup Announces Presenting Sponsor, Kapea USA

The Champions Cup Cheer and Dance State Nationals continues to grow.  They just announced that Kaepa will be the presenting sponsor.  Kaepa will also be providing shoes for … [Read more...]

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Super Cute Free Tryout Dance From Mega Cheer & CWA!

You can download a super cute dance for your tryouts courtesy of Mega Cheer Camp!  Mega Cheer is a cheer camp company out of Texas.  They have partnered with several other cheer … [Read more...]

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The NEW USASF/IASF Cheer Worlds Video Is Here! (+ 5 More For Inspiration!)

CheerNN loves the cheer inspiration in the new USASF 2013 Worlds video by Message In A Bottle Productions!  Worlds is about a month away and April 27-29 is fast approaching!   … [Read more...]

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Want To Cheer In College? Cheerleadingblog.com Gives Great Tips!

Our friends at cheerleadingblog.com and Omni cheer have put together some tips for athletes who want to cheer in college.  Has being a college cheerleader always been your dream? … [Read more...]

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Meet Scott Ralph An Expert On Level 3 All Star Choreography

Cheer News Radio want you to meet Scott Ralph, highly respected coach and choreographer.  We talk with Scott about putting together a competitive level 3 all star cheer team. … [Read more...]

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The Largest Cheer & Dance Directory In The U.S. – USCDD

Want to advertise your cheer or dance event?  Care to know what other teams around you are doing?  Dreamed of trying out for a college cheer or dance team but need more info? … [Read more...]

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Back Spots – The Secret Weapon To Success!

The role of the spotter in cheerleading is the most necessary and the least celebrated.  Spotters are the unsung heroes that can make or break an entire routine or sideline … [Read more...]

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360 Cheer, Dance & Step Off Championships

Cheer News Network would like to introduce a very different type of cheer and dance competition.  It's not like any other competition you have been to before.  Imagine Cheer … [Read more...]

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The History Of Cheerleading Tryouts

This is from our friends at Omni Cheer! Their blog is a great resource for stories, education, fashion and much more. Cheerleadingblog.com has granted us permission to reprint … [Read more...]

Coaching Down Under

Meet Geoffrey Dudley – Coach Of GymStars, Northern Beaches Australia

This is an interview with international coach and choreographer, Geoffrey Dudley. He is from the United States but currently coaches in Australia. He is an example of how you can … [Read more...]

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Meet Lupe Davis – Slovenian National Team Coach

Meet Lupe Davis. He is the head coach for the Slovenian National Team. He loved cheer and has made it his career. He mixes custom cheer music, is an internationally recognized … [Read more...]

3 Tips to help you avoid drama

3 Tips To Help You Avoid Cheer Drama

Whenever you are negotiating a point or want to convince another party of your needs, there inevitably comes a time when you needed to change the other person’s mind on some item … [Read more...]

Patrick Cowherd Interview

Meet Cheer Manager, Entrepreneur, & Safety Advocate Patrick Cowherd

Cheer NN spoke with Patrick Cowherd, a cheer industry entrepreneur about how cheerleading is constantly evolving. Patrick, a former University of Louisville and Trinity Valley … [Read more...]

An Expert Opinion

An Expert’s Response To Cheerleading In The Media

As cheerleading has grown and become more popular, so has the issue of safety in cheerleading. And mainstream media has taken notice. From ESPN to network news, reports on … [Read more...]

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Isn’t This The Best Feeling?

NCA ALL STAR NATIONALS 2012 We gathered in a huddle, arms around each other with our right foot in the middle. We sang our traditional songs and sited our special prayer to … [Read more...]

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Championship Productions Cheer Education

A great resource for coaches education is Championship Productions. They supply videos to help coaches of every sport. Championship Productions uses top quality instructors and … [Read more...]

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ALL Articles On Cheer NN Are Free! Check Us Out!

Now you can see more than ever before on Cheer News Network! You can read ALL the articles FREE! You can also subscribe for special material and giveaways! Don't forget about our … [Read more...]

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Why Cheering At Spirit Explosion Is Right For Us

Meet Sharon and Heather Sniadowski. Heather is currently on Spirit Explosion in PA and her mom, Sharon, couldn't be any prouder. Recently, Cheer NN asked Sharon to give us some … [Read more...]

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Worlds Promo Videos 2013 Are Here!

The USASF has put out 3 WORLDS promo videos THIS WEEK! One for Worlds as a whole, one for Cheer Worlds, and one for Dance Worlds. How many of you are excited for WORLDS? Well, they … [Read more...]

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Bring It On: The Musical Ends Their Run On Broadway

  December 30, 2012 was the last day to see Bring It On The Musical on Broadway. The production has has a long and successful run. Many cheerleaders and dancers have gone … [Read more...]

Winning is an attitude

Winning Is An Attitude

Here is another look at  the trend of cheer coaches confronting negative or bully behavior online. This coach, Lexi Chaleff, is a well respected member of the cheer, all star and … [Read more...]

Mean Spirited Cheer

Mean Spirited Cheer

With competition season in full swing, the message boards and social networking sites are all populated with posts from cheerleaders, coaches and parents about the glowing … [Read more...]

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Amy “AJ” Jones Is Remembered Through LYMI

"In January 2011 Amy was diagnosed with stage 4 rectal cancer, which has metastasized to her lungs. November 26, 2012 less then 24 hours after marrying her soulmate and love of … [Read more...]

Stay On Your Game

Stay On Your Game

For many cheerleaders, competition season has recently started and will continue for a few months. To stay valuable to your team, you must remain healthy. Use these three simple … [Read more...]

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American Idol meets All Star Cheer = Cheerlebrity

Cheerleading competitions are exciting. The excitement of performing in front of a crowd, hearing their reaction to your skills, and competing against other teams makes them among … [Read more...]

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Win With The Little Things – Judge’s Hint #5

Here are some helpful hints from a Judge's perspective. Linda Lundy from Cheer Integrity Judges Training talks about the importance of tumbling in a routine. Tumbling Level 1 … [Read more...]

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Win With The Little Things – Judge’s Hint #4

Here are some helpful hints from a Judge's perspective. Linda Lundy from Cheer Integrity Judges Training talks about the importance of Jumps and Synchronization/Timing in a … [Read more...]

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Varsity Brands CEO Jeff Webb Named Herff Jones President & COO

Herff Jones, a supplier of class rings, yearbooks, and other school and graduation products announced they have named Jeff Webb as the next President and Chief Operating Officer. … [Read more...]

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Win With The Little Things – Judge’s Hint #3

Here are some helpful hints from a Judge's perspective. Today Linda Lundy from Cheer Integrity Judges Training talks about the importance of counts and … [Read more...]

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Win With The Little Things – Judge’s Hint #2

Here is the 2nd hint to help you "Win With The Little Things" by Linda Lundy, owner of Cheer Integrity. Remember, judges are trained to look for even the smallest imperfections or … [Read more...]

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Tryouts For Team USA This January

Do you think you have what it takes to represent the USA in cheer?  Well, here is your chance to try. Tryouts will be held in January for the USA Coed and All Girl teams and if … [Read more...]

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Win With The Little Things Judges Hint #1

Coaches and cheerleaders invest a lot of time and money into a competition routine. You can hire an awesome and very expensive choreographer, have new eye catching uniforms, trendy … [Read more...]

Tuck Check

Tuck Check

  Does your team have tuck checks?  Have you ever done this on the beach?  At what age did you learn your first tuck?  Contact us at CheerNN and tell us your tuck … [Read more...]

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Tips For Competitive Cheer Teams

Entering the world of competitive cheerleading, with a new squad, can be a daunting task even for the most experienced sponsors, coaches, choreographers, and athletes. I hope the … [Read more...]

Don't Give UP

Don’t Give Up

Don't give up. Don't EVER give up. Keep working to achieve your goals. The more you practice the better you will be. Problems are just learning opportunities in disguise. The more … [Read more...]

Wake Up Be Awesome

To Do: Wake Up Be Awesome

  CheerNN wants to wish good luck to everyone who is competing this season. We believe in your talent and we hope you believe in yourselves. Confidence is the key to a … [Read more...]

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The Summit By Varsity All Star

Varsity All Star has created an elite invitation only competition called, The Summit, that takes place on May 4-5 2013 in Orlando Florida. This event is geared to showcase talented … [Read more...]

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Varsity All Star Helps Answer Questions

All star teams who compete at Varsity events are getting a little extra help via Facebook and Twitter. Varsity All Star is answering commonly asked scoring questions on their … [Read more...]

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First 2012-2013 World’s Bid Given Out By AmeriCheer

The cheerleading competition season has begun!  The 1st paid bid to Worlds was given out at the Americheer Buckeye Open Nationals in Columbus, OH on November 3, 2012 to Cheer … [Read more...]

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Get 2 Free Years Of Cheer Professional Magazine!

  Check out the new magazine that every cheerleader, coach, and especially every cheer professional should see, CheerProfessional™. This magazine and it’s online … [Read more...]

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Submit Your Story

We loved being on the sideline, cheering in the big game, competing and going crazy when our team scored the winning goal. Like you, we also thought it really stunk when that last … [Read more...]

Why settle for good

Why Settle For Good When You Could Be Great?

Push yourself. Test your limits and increase your physical abilities. Promise yourself that you will never give less than 100%. Cheerleading is your life and success means more to … [Read more...]

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You Can Make Excuses Or You Can Make It Happen!

  The way you perform on the competition mat or on the sideline will reflect the efforts you put in at practice. Athletes should strive to constantly reach the next level … [Read more...]

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USASF Adds Athlete Behavior Clause In 2013 Worlds Packet

The cheerleading competition season has officially started and with it comes inevitable rule changes and the controversies that follow them. All Star cheerleaders and coaches had … [Read more...]