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Competitive

Blast your inner strength.

The TNT Cheer Competitive All Star Cheer program teaches athletes self-control, self-discipline, respect, athleticism and dynamite speed.  For the 2018-2019 competitive season we have the following teams:

Sparklers Mini Level 1

Rockets – Youth Level 1

Blaze – Youth Level 2

Atomics – Junior Level 3

C-4 – Senior Coed Level 4

For current information, please see our 2018-2019 All Star Handbook.

Evaluations

We do not hold traditional “tryouts” as we have a team for EVERYONE at TNT Cheer regardless of experience or skills.  All Star Prep (half season) evaluations will be held Sunday, August 26th at 3:00 PM with the season beginning in September and going through March.  For more information, please see our 2018-2019 All Star Prep Evaluation Packet!!

Skill Levels:

Level 1: Back walkovers, roundoff backbend kickovers, cartwheel back walkovers

Level 2: Standing back handsprings, roundoff multiple back handsprings

Level 3: Standing multiple back handsprings, roundoff back tuck, roundoff back handspring back tuck

Level 4: Standing back tuck, standing back handspring back tuck, roundoff back handspring layout

Level 5: Jumps to standing tuck, roundoff back handspring full, standing back handspring to full

Age Levels:

Teams are also determined by age. Some exceptions to age are made depending on the athlete’s maturity level and the specific needs of the teams. Tiny Novice: Ages 3-6 as of 8/31/2018 Tiny: Ages 5-6 as of 8/31/2018 Mini: Ages 5-8 as of 8/31/2018 Youth: Ages 5-11 as of 8/31/2018 Junior: Ages 5-14 as of 8/31/2018 Senior: Ages 11-18 as of 8/31/2018

Cost

AT TNT Cheer, we use a budget billing payment system for our Competitive All Star program. This program includes:

  • all monthly tuition
  • a tumbling class
  • camp fees
  • practice outfits
  • USASF membership fee
  • competition fees
  • coaches’ fees
  • choreography and music

Please contact TNT Cheer to learn more.

Practice

For the safety of our athletes, TNT Cheer has the following policy:

  • Approved attire generally consists of t-shirts, tank tops, sports bras, spandex, shorts, leggings, and a cheer bow
    • No sweatshirts or sweatpants will be allowed
    • No apparel supporting any other local gym will be allowed – this include all of our local competitors
  • A clean pair of tennis shoes are required that are to only be worn at TNT Cheer
  • No jewelry
  • Finger nails must be kept cut such that the tips cannot be seen when looking at the palm side of the hand
    • No fake nails
  • Hair is to be pulled back and secured
  • Your coach will give you a specific schedule for practice apparel which all athletes will be expected to follow

TNT Cheer will be closed the following dates:

  • Sunday, May 27th and Monday, May 28th: Memorial Day
  • Sunday, June 17th: Father’s Day
  • Sunday, July 1st – Thursday, July 5th: 4th of July
  • Sunday, September 2nd and Monday, September 3rd: Labor Day
  • Sunday, November 4th: Iowa Showdown
  • Thursday, November 22nd: Thanksgiving
  • Sunday, December 2nd: TBD Competition
  • Sunday, December 23rd – Tuesday, January 1st: Holiday Break
  • Sunday, January 13th: GLCC Cornhusker Nationals Competition
  • Sunday, February 10th: TBD Competition
  • Sunday, March 17th – Thursday, March 21st: Spring Break