National Governing Body for Sport Cheering in the United States
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One Set of Rules for High School Cheer

USA Cheer and the National Federation of State High School Associations (NFHS) have reached an agreement to publish one set of rules for high school cheerleading the 2020-21 season under the NFHS Rule Book. Since the late 1980s, USA Cheer (previously as the American Association of Cheerleading Coaches and Administrators) and the NFHS have [...]

2020-04-02T11:33:42-05:00April 1st, 2020|Uncategorized|

USA Cheer Announces 2020 US National Team Cheer Freestyle Pom Representatives

Athletes from the University of Tennessee Pom Team will represent USA in the US National Team Cheer Freestyle Pom Division Sacramento, California, February 18, 2020 – USA Cheer has announced the coaching staff and regional area that will represent the United States in the US National Team Cheer Freestyle Pom division at the 2020 [...]

2020-02-18T13:52:26-06:00February 18th, 2020|Uncategorized|

USA Cheer Appoints New Director of College STUNT

Concordia University’s Amy Haney has been named to the position. February 17, 2020 – USA Cheer, the governing body for cheer in the U.S. that developed the sport of STUNT, along with the College STUNT Association, has announced that Amy Haney has been named its new Director of College STUNT. A California native with [...]

2020-02-17T13:29:28-06:00February 17th, 2020|Uncategorized|

USA Cheer Response to Netflix’s “CHEER!”

USA Cheer believes that the safety of every cheerleader is paramount in all cheerleading programs. The Netflix documentary “Cheer” has brought a great deal of attention to the general public about the world of cheerleading. It’s refreshing to see cheerleading, and the coaches and athletes involved, get the accolades from the general public, celebrities - and [...]

2020-01-31T13:42:37-06:00January 31st, 2020|Uncategorized|

USA Cheer Announces 2020 US National Junior Team Hip Hop Division Coaching Staff and Region

Athletes from the Dollhouse Dance Factory and Sheboygan, Wisconsin area will comprise the US National Junior Team Hip Hop Team for 2020.  Sacramento, Calif., January 9, 2020 – USA Cheer has announced the coaching staff and region that will represent the United States in the Junior Team Hip Hop division at the 2020 International [...]

2020-02-03T15:22:52-06:00January 9th, 2020|Uncategorized|

USA Cheer Announces 2020 US National Junior Team Cheer Freestyle Pom Division Coaching Staff and Region

Athletes from Dance Mania All Stars area will comprise the US National Junior Team Cheer Freestyle Pom Team  Sacramento, Calif., January 9, 2020  – USA Cheer has announced the coaching staff and region that will represent the United States in the Junior Team Cheer Freestyle Pom division at the 2020 International Cheer Union (ICU) [...]

2020-02-03T15:23:17-06:00January 9th, 2020|Uncategorized|

USA Cheer Announces Special Olympic and Adaptive Abilities Teams for 2020

Seven Adaptive Abilities and Special Olympic teams have been selected to represent the United States in the International Cheer Union World Championships Sacramento, Calif., January 8, 2020 – USA Cheer, the national governing body for cheer, has announced it will be fielding seven teams in the Adaptive Abilities and Special Olympics divisions at the [...]

2020-01-08T14:29:20-06:00January 8th, 2020|Uncategorized|

USA Cheer Announces 2020 US National Junior Coed Coaching Staff and Region

Athletes from the Chicago Region will comprise the US National Junior Coed Team. Sacramento, Calif., December 9, 2019 – USA Cheer has announced the coaches and regional area representing the US National Coed Team, which will compete in the Junior Coed Division at the 2020 International Cheer Union (ICU) World Cheerleading Championships, which take [...]

2019-12-09T19:03:28-06:00December 9th, 2019|Uncategorized|