July 6-7 in Wakanda (Atlanta, GA)

The cheerLEADERSHIP Summer Intensive is a fully immersive leadership retreat unlike anything you have ever experienced before. This event is designed to aid young black athletes as they step into their purpose both inside and outside of cheer. The cheerLEADERSHIP Summer Intensive will provide targeted, evidence based curriculum that supports the overarching Black Girls Cheer mission to give voice and visibility to athletes of color. Tribe members will be immersed in the thematic elements of Wakanda as they are empowered to embrace their uniqueness and celebrate their shared African ancestry.

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Cost: $295 per Tribe Member

 Registration opens: April 1, 2018

The cheerLEADERSHIP Summer Intensive is a non-residential leadership retreat designed to develop the whole athlete through engaging the mind, body, and soul. Athletes will follow a grade-level track as they participate in concurrent themed workshops Friday evening and throughout the day on Saturday. The Intensive will begin and conclude in grandeur and ceremony reminiscent of the Rites of Passage ceremony of The Black Panther. Background screening and training is required for all volunteers, adults, and facilitators of The cheerLEADERSHIP Summer Intensive.


Please scroll down to find important information such as applications for Volunteers and Sponsors, Schedule of Events, Accommodations and the Participant Handbook.