US Spirit Collegiate Championships Arnold Sports Festival Sunday, March 6, 2022
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Collegiate Cheer & Dance Team Fees • 5-11 members $200.00 per team • 12-17 members $300.00 per team • 18 or members $400.00 per team
Coach Fees 2 Coaches per team: FREE
College Cheer Divisions TBA
College Cheer Divisions (GAME DAY) Each team is these divisions will show their school spirit and include a cheer, chant, stunting, jumps & tumbling. The use of signs and megaphones should be a part of the routine. The routine should not exceed 1:30 and exhibit your team's crowd leading ability. US Spirit will follow AACCA College Cheerleading Safety Rules. For Rules and Regulations, please visit www.aacca.org. NOTE: Division splits and combinations will be made by the event director based on actual entries. Division / Members / Gender
Small College / 5 - 10 Members / No Males
Medium College / 11 - 17 Members / No Males
Large College / 18 or more Members / No Males
Small Coed College / 5 or more Members / 1 - 6 Males
Large Coed College / 5 or more Members / 7 or more Males
College Dance Divisions US Spirit follows USASF DANCE RULES. For rules and regulations, visit www.usasf.net. Division Members Gender
College Jazz / 4 or more Members / Female / Male
College Pom / 4 or more Members / Female / Male
College Hip Hop / 4 or more Members / Female / Male
Dance Categories JAZZ A jazz routine incorporates stylized dance movements and combinations, formation changes, group work, leaps and turns. Emphasis is placed on proper technical execution, extension, control, body placement and team uniformity.
POM: Poms must be used 80% of the routine. Important characteristics of a pom routine include synchronization and visual effect, clean and precise motions, strong pom technique, and incorporate dance technical elements. Visual effect includes level changes, group work, formation changes, etc.
HIP HOP Routines emphasize the street style movements with an emphasis on execution, style, creativity, body isolations and control, rhythm, uniformity and musical interpretation. Teams may also put an additional focus on athletic incorporations such as jumps, jump variations, combo jumps and other tricks.
2022 Awards Overview The following is subject to change.
Champions Champion teams receive a beautiful custom trophy.
Spectator Tickets Admission to the Arnold Cheer & Dance Championships is included with the purchase of a EXPO ticket. The EXPO ticket includes admission to most Arnold Sports Festival weekend events. Tickets may be purchased directly outside the competition hall. • Adults & Students: $20.00 • 10 Years and under: FREE, when accompanied by adult • No Strollers
Additional Information If you need additional assistance or have questions, please contact us. You can find printable forms, routine requirements, score sheets, and more on this website or call us! Phone: 1-800-469-7878 or 614-865-1286 E-mail: email@example.com
Floors 54' x 42' Spring Floors for Performance & Non-spring Warm up. Spring Tumble Tracks in Warm up.
Warm-up Rotation The warm-up rotation provides each team the following warm-up schedule.
Stretch / Partner Stunt on 18’x42’ carpet bonded foam.
Tumbling on spring runways.
Walk-through with music 3 minutes on 42’x54’ Foam Floor
Priority Seating We offer "priority seating" whereby the seating immediately in front of the competition floor is reserved for fans and family members of the performing team. Staff will provide direction on how to enter and exit priority seating. To make priority seating work most effectively, please abide by the following guidelines:
Wait until the team before yours has completed their performance before attempting to enter the priority seating area.
There is a short time period window between performances. Please move quickly to find a seat.
Out of courtesy to those seated behind you, and to ensure that the judge’s view of the performance is not hindered, please remain seated during the entire performance.
Exit priority seating immediately following your team’s performance.