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AMERICAN PRIDE CHEERLEADING

SPRING CHEER

 

American Pride Cheerleading offers a Spring Cheer season which is approximately 8 weeks and cheers for Flag Football. Registration will be open February 1 through April 1 with practices beginning in early April. Cheerleaders must be 5 years of age by December 31 of the preceding year. The fee is $115 per registrant (save $15 if register by March 1).

SQUADS:
Squad determination is based on the number of cheerleaders registered in the program.  Though we cannot guarantee, we will do our best to accommodate requests (based on skill/ability) to keep siblings on the same squad.

There are four squads within the league; assignments are generally determined by age as follows:

  • Ittys: 5-6
  • Minis: 7-8
  • Petites: 9-10
  • Juniors: 11+ 


PRACTICES:

  • Practices will begin in early April
  • Squads will practice 1-2 times per week maximum
  • Cheer practice locations are independent of football practice locations


Practice Requirements

  • Please be on time for practices
  • Dress appropriately (t-shirt, athletic short/leggings/shoes, no denim)
  • For safety reasons, no jewelry should be worn - rings, bracelets, necklaces, hoop earrings. There will be no exception to this.
  • Hair must be pulled back and away from face
  • No gum chewing
  • Bring water bottle, emergency medicine (i.e., EpiPen or inhalers - please discuss with coach)


GAMES:

  • Cheerleaders will only cheer SUNDAYS at APYFL Warriors HOME GAMES
  • Squads will cheer at 1 game each weekend (Sundays)
  • Games are approximately 50 minutes
  • Games start the end of April and will go through early June
  • Tournaments are played in early June
  • No games are played Memorial Day Weekend


UNIFORMS:

  • Uniform fittings take place in and be distributed by coaches prior to the first game.
  • Shells, skirts and poms will be loaned to cheerleaders and must be returned in good condition at the end of the season. 
    *If any item is not returned, parents will be responsible for the replacement cost.*
  • Hair Bow(s) and black bloomers are also provided to the cheerleaders and are required for all games as part of the uniform.  

Cheerleaders/Parents are responsible for:

  • ALL white no show socks
  • ALL black fitted or cropped bodysuit (for cold weather)
  • ALL white athletic shoes - no characters, lights, glitter or dangle charms (cheer shoes are highly recommended)

 

QUESTIONS?
Contact APYFL Cheer Director - .