Category Archive: Other Great stuff

Dec 06

Video of the Week! Dec 5, 2011

Okay, maybe video of the decade…. Japan’s All-girl team at the IFC Cheerleading World Championships in Hong Kong, 2011. This phat routine won them Gold, beating out Chinese Taipei (Silver), and Germany (Bronze). For all those of you who have yet to watch the exercise in AMAZINGNESS- you’re welcome. Japan All Girl – IFC Cheerleading World Championships …

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Nov 23

Entire Cheer Squad Donates Hair to Charity!

Photo by MyNeChimKe

I ran across this article on the West Virginia website, about a cheerleading squad that got together, and as a group, donated their hair to the Locks of Love program- amazing! The Bridge Street Middle School cheerleading squad, out of Wheeler, West Virginia, recently took inspiration from their cheerleading coach, Amanda Shinsky, and went …

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Oct 27

How To Stay Cheerful As The Temperature Drops!

Photo by Tigresblanco,

October is coming to a close, and it’s getting colder. Photo by Tigresblanco, Hey, I live in San Diego, and I’m taking the scarves out of storage! So, as the temps drop, and you still have to run around town in your cute little uniform, how do you stay warm enough to keep a …

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Oct 18

Photo of The Week! Oct 17, 2011

Albany Varsity Cheer at Breast Cancer Walk

I want to offer HUGE kudos to Albany High School’s Varsity Cheerleading Squad, out of Albany, New York. The squad recently participated in the American Cancer Society’s Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Walk. Events like these are such an amazing way for your squad to bond, and to involve yourselves in philanthropic efforts both in …

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Sep 24

Ten Healthy Snacks to Get You Through Practice

Photo by elana's pantry

I feel pretty strongly that if you are going to perform at your best, for your own sake, as well as the rest of your team’s, you need to keep yourself in the best condition you can. That involves a lot of different things, including getting a good amount of rest, keeping up on other …

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Sep 21

Ready? Uh, Okay…… Does Your Squad Have an Emergency Plan?

Photo by steeleman204

It should be pretty standard for anyone coaching or in a position of authority for a contact sport like cheerleading, to have things like band-aids and ice packs on hand, but what do you do when something seriously actually happens? Freak out? Yeah, maybe a little. Then you get your head together, and go through …

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