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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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Cheer Fit Custom Fitness Programs Gives Fitness Tips!

The FIT Factor – Fitness tips for cheerleaders Meet Danielle Wechler, a former Syracuse University cheerleader.  She is determined to get your cheerleaders into the BEST shape … [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...]

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CheerNN Is Wants YOU To Be Our On Site Reporter!

CheerNN wants YOU to be our next, on site cheer reporter!  Is your team going to camp?  We want you to tell us about your experience!  All you need to do is answer a few … [Read more...]

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National Cheer Coach Day!

It's National Cheer Coach Day!  Have you thanked your coach?  We appreciate everything that coaches do for us! Do you have a coach that you want to thank?  Become A CheerNN … [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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Free E-Book! – The Cheerleading Guide To Summer Camp

It's time to start thinking about summer camp.  Most coaches are making the decisions now so that the team can prepare their summer schedules.  Camp is a great learning … [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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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...]

Become A Cheer Instructor

Cheer NN Helps YOU Become A Cheer, Dance or Mascot Camp Instructor!

How would YOU like to spend your summer earning money to cheer, travel, stay fit and inspire others?  Sounds like a cheer dream job come true, right?  Well YOU can tryout to … [Read more...]

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5 Cheer Camp Activities Focused On Team Building

Cheer camp season is coming soon!  Many squads are trying out and making camp decisions now. Since camp is a time for bonding, we wanted to give you a few activities to do to help … [Read more...]

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Cheerleaders Assist With Crowd Control

It seems cheerleaders can do ANYTHING! They can even help police your unruly crowd! This story was reprinted from the archives of the National Federation of High Schools, (NFHS), … [Read more...]

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Super Organized Tryout Checklist!

Tryout checklist from Spirit Event Coordinators, SEC!  They are a company that specializes in producing judges for many types of events.  Spirit Event Coordinators have over 6000 … [Read more...]

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Try Out Tips For Coaches

Are you a new coach or just want some pointers on how to create a smooth try out process?  Here are some tips from Linda Lundy, President of Cheer Integrity Tryout and Competition … [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...]

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...]

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Cheerleaders; A School’s Marketing Dream

CheerLEADERS are the most highly recognized and visible athlete LEADERS. As a coach, you need to meet with your Principal and Athletic Director to establish the goals or morals … [Read more...]

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Cheer Coach Spotlight – Tony Nash

What do you do when you want to be a champion? You study how other champions practice and perform. If you are an all-girl cheer team who wants to win a championship, you could … [Read more...]

Putting Cheerleaders On A Pedistal

CheerNN Putting Cheerleaders On A Pedestal

CheerNN loves cheerleaders and coaches. We know what incredible athletes and role models cheerleaders are. That's why we put what you do, what you love, and who you are center … [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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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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Cheer With Class – Meet Siobhan St. John & The New Ro Cheerleaders

Cheering With Class An Interview With Siobhan St. John From New Rochelle Cheer At what school do you coach?     New Rochelle Junior High, New Rochelle New York What are … [Read more...]

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Smile! Cheerleading Helps You Live Longer?

Could being a cheerleader make you live longer? Follow my logic, according to USA Today, happy people live longer, healthier lives.  According to the paper, A study published in … [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...]

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Cheer Coach Sportsmanlike Conduct

In our first look at cheer coaches sportsmanlike conduct, we will take a look at a post that got the attention of thousands of cheerleaders and coaches.  The choreographer who … [Read more...]

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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...]

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Wardlaw Hartridge Cheerleaders Give $3500 To Hurricane Sandy Victims

Below is a follow up with the Wardlaw Hartridge Cheerleading Program. They were the team who were selling wrist bands to support the victims of Hurricane Sandy. On Saturday … [Read more...]

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Pacer Cheer Holiday Spirit

Coach Christine Cooper is very proud of her cheerleaders. She coaches the Pacer Cheer team from Lakeridge High School in Lake Oswego, Oregon. They had their annual holiday party … [Read more...]

Effective Cheers For Crowd Response

Effective Cheers For Crowd Response

Here are some tips on creating effective cheers for sidelines or for cheer competitions. The first point of order is to make sure the words to the cheer invite crowd participation. … [Read more...]

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Laugh, Dance, Love, Enjoy

Cheer NN knows that many college cheer and dance teams are working hard this time of year to get ready for College Nationals. Many high school and all star teams are thick in the … [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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Alumni A&T State University Cheerleader Helps Hurricane Sandy Victims

Kelly Welborn is an alumni cheerleader from A&T State University in Greensboro, NC, "Aggie Pride"! After this most recent super storm Sandy, Kelly thought she wanted to help … [Read more...]

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5 Favorite Cheer Holiday Gift Ideas Under $40

CheerNN has put together 5 gift ideas for your favorite cheerleaders or coaches! What do cheerleaders love? Well, we have a few ideas. Here are 5 of our favorite "must have" ideas … [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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Meet David Kirschner TSC’s Top Cheer Safety Advocate

Cheer News Network invites you to meet David Kirschner the President and CEO of The Spirit Consultants, TSC. TSC is a cheer and dance camp and choreography company based out of … [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...]

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Diet, Strength & Endurance for Cheer • Part 1 • Diet

These days we as a society are about finding the quickest, easiest way to get what we want when we want it. I tell athletes I coach on a regular basis, it is not that I am lazy; … [Read more...]

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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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Cheer Rules Resource

Cheer Rules. They are there for a reason. When it comes to cheer, rules and regulations are put into place to protect the cheerleaders. Every year the rules seem to be tweaked or … [Read more...]

Stretch Your Limits

Stretch Your Limits

  No words needed.  Stretch your limits! … [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...]

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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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Wardlaw Hartridge School Varsity Cheerleaders

  Many of us know family or friends affected by Hurricane Sandy. Others may have seen the disturbing footage on tv and felt compassion for the victims. Well, if you have … [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...]

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Running Effective Pep Rallies

Pep rallies are the essential part of spirit leading for any school program. It is your team’s moment to AMP UP the crowd and sets the tone of crowd involvement for game time! … [Read more...]

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Cheerleader With Down Syndrome Wins Homecoming Queen

  Allyssa Brubeck and her fellow cheerleaders were all excited about Homecoming. Allyssa, a popular girl who always has a hug for all of her friends at Park Hill South in … [Read more...]

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One-Legged Cheerleader Patience Beard Stunts, Tumbles & Inspires

Patience Beard is a University of Arkansas cheerleader who jumps, tumbles and stunts just like many of us. But there is something different about Patience, she does it all with a … [Read more...]

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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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Welcome to Cheer News Network

  Welcome to the Cheer News Network. Cheer News Network is the independent leader in online spirit news. We are a spirited crew from across the United States. You … [Read more...]

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Being a Good Leader or Captain

Being in a leadership role is not always easy. Many veteran cheerleaders and captains put a lot of pressure on themselves to be good leaders. Make sure that you are setting … [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...]

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Skillz on Demand Cheer App

  Where do you learn all the cool new stunts in a safe and effective manner? If you have a smart phone or an iPad, you can download a new App that gives you access to stunt … [Read more...]

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TX Cheerleaders In Trouble For Bible Verses On Run Through Signs

Does your team ever say a prayer before a performance? Do you believe that cheerleaders have the right to pray as a team in uniform or display their religious beliefs? There is a … [Read more...]

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Cheer Tech Talk Coach My Video

A great app that many coaches and choreographers are utilizing at practices this year is Coach My Video. It is a great tool to help show lines, angles and synchronization in … [Read more...]