E-town Explosion Cheer Competition!
Saturday, October 28, 2017
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Early Bird Registration is $100 per squad, due by September 29
after that date the fee is $130.
All registrations are due by October 13, 2017
For rec teams all squad ages are as of 8/31/17
D squad 7-9 years
C squad 9-11 years
B squad 10-12 years
A squad 12-14 years
We will have JV and Varsity division for school teams
2 coaches per squad get in free. Each additional coach is $5.00 per person.
Doors open at 7:45 a.m. for cheerleaders and coaches.
** No one will be allowed in prior to 7:45 am**
Registration begins at 7:45.
Coaches meeting at 8:30
Competition will begin at 9:00 am. Doors will open for spectators at 8:00 a.m.
Entrances are separate for cheerleaders and spectators and are marked. Adults are $8, students are $5, and age 5 and under are free.
Scheduled team competition times will be determined by order of registration receipt. The last
team registered is the first team on the floor.
Main floor is a spring mat. A warm up schedule will also be provided. Warm ups are in a second gym and are not on the main competition floor.
Rec teams will follow US Finals/USASF rules with the following adjustments:
C and D will follow rules up to and including L3.
A and B teams will follow rules up to and including L4 and are allowed one single twist in the running tumbling pass.
Exception: no double downs
High School teams will follow NFHS rules. Please check these rules as they have changed.
The total # of points any team can earn for tumbling will be 5. As always, there are other categories
in which teams will be able to make up points.
Deductions and penalties are assessed by the judges. Ties will be broken on the score of the head
judge. All judges’ decisions are final.
Total routine time limit is 2:30 minutes. There is not a minimum time requirement for routines.
We will have a timer and any routine going over 2:40 will receive a deduction. Timing begins with
the first motion, movement or music and will end with the last movement or end of music.
You must provide your own spotters. There will be a deduction if a spotter has to touch a
We will have an EMT available from the beginning of competition until the end.
Sideline coaching is NOT acceptable. This includes mouthing the words and making motions.
You must bring your own CD with your music. You will be responsible for the timing of playing
your music. It is suggested you bring a backup CD.
We will be breaking age groups into 2 divisions, large and small squads. Should
participation in a specific division not result in a quality competition, we reserve the right to
combine teams within the same age group without prior notice.
There will be a jumpathon and tumble off for all squad ages during the lunch break. Cost of jumpathon is $5/participant. Cost of Tumble off is $5/partcipant.
New this Year!! We will be having a coach's jump off and tumble off! The cost is $5.00 per event for each coach wanting to participate. The coach's jump off will be held directly after the conclusion of the last competitor.
The Daddy Jump Off will be held directly after the conclusion of the coach's tumble off. This event is $5/participant.
Any questions - please contact Jill Stout firstname.lastname@example.org.
We look forward to seeing everyone again and having another great day for our girls!