Every school year, the cheerleading squad holds tryouts to find new prospects for their team. This article educates prospective cheerleaders on how to win a place on the squad.
If you’ve watched "Bring it On" more than once, admire the way Marissa
inspires the OC as Social Chair, or if you’ve ever wondered how you’d look as a
blond, you have a few untapped dreams we need to talk about – like, the
Did you not just see yourself in a cute little skirt, inspiring a stadium of
fans, cheering your team on to victory? Then stop dreaming, girl, and start
"But how?" you ask. "I could never be a cheerleader – I’m uncoordinated, not
that pretty... besides, those girls don’t even like me!"
They will! Just take a crash course in the following and get ready to make
Here’s what we’ll cover:
Learn From the Current Cheerleading Squad
Merriam-Webster defines a squad as "a small group engaged in a common effort
or occupation." It’s important to study the people that make up this group you
plan to be a part of.
Train for the Team – Mentally and Physically
Stop for a moment and take a look at Sarah Jessica Parker, one of the most
successful, stylish women around. Is she pretty? Not traditionally! But that
girl works hard and believes in herself and her talent... so we believe it, too!
Develop an Image for Success
Have you noticed how the contestants on American Idol blossom into polished
performers? That’s not coincidence, that’s coiffing! It works for them and it’s
gonna work for you!