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How My Life Got Flipped Turned Upside Down

I Started cheering at 3 years old, so my life consisted of homework in the car, gymnastics, traveling, practice, competitions, making friends from all over the world, more practice and more competitions. In the last few years, I’ve had the opportunity to model and promote...

A Special Kind Of Athlete

Being a athlete is tough; keeping up with practices, workouts and school and always wanting to be your best. I started to cheer when I was three and I did not have any problems keeping up with the team. I would literally run circles around the...

1+1: Vision + Provision

Disclaimer: I know this is not a cheer video and I am aware that she isn’t Black. Stick with me. The first time I was introduced to the video of the beautiful Autumn Miller dancing to Beyonce’s 1+1 was about a week ago, in my home,...

From Gymnastics to Cheer

I always told myself I would never be a cheerleader because as a gymnast I never really saw cheer as a sport, but that’s only because I never saw the competitive side of cheer. Transitioning from gymnastics to cheerleading was one of the most challenging...

The Good, the Bad and the Ugly – New Gym

One of the questions I get asked most frequently is “How was it changing gyms?” I literally get inboxed that question on a daily basis and it seems many athletes struggle with this. The answer is so complex, there isn’t one answer. Anyone that knows...

Glitter is the NEW Bitter

Glitter, sparkles and rhinestones are EVERYWHERE in Allstar Cheerleading. We just can't get enough BLING! Just like glitter can be the finishing touch on your uniform or bow, it can also be the finishing touch on your relationships and friendships! In cheer you will find situations that...

Things Fall Apart

If you ever thought managing your time became difficult, wait until you’ve reached a monumental step in your life. I am now a senior in high school and sometimes, everything feels like it is crumbling down on me. Trying to balance the time between having...

Make Your Cheerleader’s Season Amazing

So you didn't realize how much of a commitment cheerleading required of you. Even though you received a handbook and attended the Open Gym Night or Parent Night you just didn’t realize what the emphasis was about until you got into the season. Yes, you...