Cheer Team Tryouts

Please fill out this application and bring it to tryouts. gustavuscheerapplication-1

Tryouts for the 2014-2015 Season will be held April 12, 2014.

The proper attire for tryouts is fitted t-shirts or leotards and shorts or skirt. Please come wearing black, gold, and/or white. You should consider clothing that is appropriate and appealing. Absolutely no jewelry.

Tryout Information

SKILLS:

You will be asked to execute the skills listed below for tryouts.  If you haven’t mastered all skills, do not be discouraged. It does not mean that you cannot make a team. We are not necessarily looking for perfection at this time, but we do want you to concentrate and perfect the skills that play to your strengths.  In addition to the skills listed, you will be observed throughout the clinics on your attitude, ability to learn and make changes, enthusiasm, projection and overall performance.  We will be looking for current and potential skills to become a collegiate cheerleader. (NOTE: requirements are subject to change; you will be informed of any changes at the first day of clinics.)

TRYOUT MATERIAL AND REQUIREMENTS:

  • Interview
  • A Sideline Cheer
  • Jumps: toe touch, pike
  • All-Girl Partner Stunts
  • If you have tumbling experience, below you will find some examples of skills:
  • Tumbling:
    • Standing: Handspring, Tuck, Handspring Tuck