DANCE TEAMS

One Day...One Goal...One Dream!

DANCE TEAM INFORMATION

  • One-day nationals - Friday, March 16, 2018

  • Appealing $988 per team flat rate...TWO DIVISIONS per registration fee for the same dancers

  • Dance Solo, Duo and Trio divisions offered

  • USASF Dance Rules and Guidelines

  • Performance floor - 40' x 40' wood dance floor

  • Allstar Dance teams eligible for Summit Dance Bids - 1 paid; 4 at-large

  • Varsity Dance Scoresheet
  • Be sure to follow the MUSIC GUIDELINES for this event.  Go to varsity.com/music for the latest resources. 
  • Pre-competition coaches briefing...just for you!

  • Organized and on time...the best in the business!

  • All dancers receive a participation medal

  • Coach-friendly communication...updates and information sent from the time of registration all the way through the event!

  • No qualification required.

  • CLICK HERE to book a hotel room at the Myrtle Beach Convention Center Hotel.
  • CLICK HERE to bool a surrounding MB hotel room through Tournament Housing Services

DANCE SUMMIT for ALL STAR DANCE TEAMS

All Star Dance teams will not only be compting for Champion in their division but will also be competing for a bid to THE Dance Summit!  Bids will be awarded as follows:

 

PAID BID (1) - Awarded to the Highest Percentage of Perfection All Star Dance team between Mini, Youth, Junior, and Senior. 

 

AT-LARGE BIDS(4) - Four awarded to any eligible All Star team in Mini, Youth, Junior, or Senior based on highest scores. 

DANCE SCORESHEET & FORMS

Updated Dance Scoresheets and Forms Coming Soon!

Dance Scoresheet
Varsity Dance Scoresheet.pdf
Adobe Acrobat document [72.9 KB]
Team Roster
2017 Team_Roster.pdf
Adobe Acrobat document [45.8 KB]
Waiver
2016-17 WAIVER.pdf
Adobe Acrobat document [169.7 KB]

DANCE DIVISIONS

Updated Dance Divisions Coming Soon!

2016-17 Dance Team Divisions

Teams perform routines in specialized dance areas. Cheer Ltd follows the USASF Dance Rules. The age of the competitors as of August 31, 2016 will be the age used for competition purposes throughout the 2016-17 season. Routines must be all-music and may not exceed 2:30 minutes AND MUST BE A MINIMUM OF 1:45 minutes. All dance divisions combine scholastic, recreation, all star and studio "teams". Only all star dance teams are eligible for Dance Summit bids. 

 

DIVISION

AGE

# DANCERS

DESCRIPTION

MIN TIME

MAX TIME

Tiny Open

6 years & younger

4+ dancers

Any style (jazz, hip hop, lyrical, pom, or a blend of styles)

1:45 minutes

2:30 minutes

Mini Open

9 years & younger

4+ dancers

Any style (jazz, hip hop, lyrical, pom, or a blend of styles)

1:45 minutes

2:30 minutes

Youth Open

12 years & younger

4+ dancers

Any style (jazz, hip hop, lyrical, pom, or a blend of styles)

1:45 minutes

2:30 minutes

Junior Pom

15 years & younger

4+ dancers

Poms must be used at least 80% of the routine

1:45 minutes

2:30 minutes

Junior Jazz

15 years & younger

4+ dancers

Studio style dance

1:45 minutes

2:30 minutes

Junior Hip Hop

15 years & younger

4+ dancers

I.e. Hip hop, Funk, Krumping, Breaking, Stepping

1:45 minutes

2:30 minutes

Senior Pom

18 years & younger

4+ dancers

Poms must be used at least 80% of the routine

1:45 minutes

2:30 minutes

Senior Jazz

18 years & younger

4+ dancers

Studio style dance

1:45 minutes

2:30 minutes

Senior Hip Hop

18 years & younger

4+ dancers

I.e. Hip hop, Funk, Krumping, Breaking, Stepping

1:45 minutes

2:30 minutes

Senior Lyrical

18 years & younger

4+ dancers

Combines the principles of jazz and ballet emphasizing proper technical execution, flexibility, balance, and mood

1:45 minutes

2:30 minutes

Senior Variety

18 years & younger

4+ dancers

Blend of jazz, pom, and hip hop emphasizing creativity and flow of routine and execution of dance styles performed

1:45 minutes

2:30 minutes

Senior Coed

18 years & younger

4+ dancers; 
2+ males

Any style (jazz, hip hop, lyrical, pom, or a blend of styles)

1:45 minutes

2:30 minutes

Open

14 years & older

4+ dancers

Any style (jazz, hip hop, lyrical, pom, or a blend of styles)

1:45 minutes

2:30 minutes

Open Coed

14 years & older

4+ dancers;
2+ males

Any style (jazz, hip hop, lyrical, pom, or a blend of styles)

1:45 minutes

2:30 minutes

NOTE: Cheer Ltd reserves the right to combine, delete or add divisions based on registration.

 

 

2016-17 Solo and Small Group Divisions

DIVISION

AGE

# dancer(s)

DESCRIPTION

MIN TIME

MAX TIME

Tiny Solo

6 years & younger

1 dancer

Any style (jazz, hip hop, lyrical, pom, or a blend of styles)

n/a

1:30 minutes

Mini Solo

7 - 9 years

1 dancer

Any style (jazz, hip hop, lyrical, pom, or a blend of styles)

n/a

1:30 minutes

Youth Solo

10 - 12 years

1 dancer

Any style (jazz, hip hop, lyrical, pom, or a blend of styles)

n/a

1:30 minutes

Junior Solo

13 - 15 years

1 dancer

Any style (jazz, hip hop, lyrical, pom, or a blend of styles)

n/a

1:30 minutes

Senior Solo

15 years & younger

1 dancer

Any style (jazz, hip hop, lyrical, pom, or a blend of styles)

n/a

1:30 minutes

DUOS

         

Youth Duo 

10 years & younger

2 dancers

Any style (jazz, hip hop, lyrical, pom, or a blend of styles)

1:45 minutes

2:30 minutes

Junior Duo 

11 - 14 years

2 dancers

Any style (jazz, hip hop, lyrical, pom, or a blend of styles)

1:45 minutes

2:30 minutes

Senior Duo 

15 - 18 years

2 dancers

Any style (jazz, hip hop, lyrical, pom, or a blend of styles)

1:45 minutes

2:30 minutes

TRIOS

         

Youth Trio 

10 years & younger

3 dancers

Any style (jazz, hip hop, lyrical, pom, or a blend of styles)

1:45 minutes

2:30 minutes

Junior Trio

11 - 14 years

3 dancers

Any style (jazz, hip hop, lyrical, pom, or a blend of styles)

1:45 minutes

2:30 minutes

Senior Trio 

15 - 18 years

3 dancers

Any style (jazz, hip hop, lyrical, pom, or a blend of styles)

1:45 minutes

2:30 minutes

Open Coed

14 years & older

3 dancers

Any style (jazz, hip hop, lyrical, pom, or a blend of styles)

1:45 minutes

2:30 minutes

NOTE: Cheer Ltd reserves the right to combine, delete or add divisions based on registration.

 

 

"The pride Cheer Ltd has for this event makes it enjoyable every single year!!"
- M. Harrison

 

To register for Nationals all teams must register at Varsity .  

CLICK HERE to register!

 

Waivers needed for Dance Teams (unless USASF member).

 

To book a hotel room at the Sheraton Convention Center Hotel connected to the competition venue (Myrtle Beach Convention Center) click here!

 

To book a hotel room in the surrounding MB area through Tournament Housing Services click here!

 

March 17-19, 2017

General Preliminary Schedule for Cheer Ltd. Nationals at CANAM 2018

Friday, March 16, 2018

7:00 AM - 7:00 PM - Registration

10:00 AM - Dance Nationals

1:00 PM - Individual and Stunt Groups

4:00 PM - Collegiate Championships

7:00 PM - Cheer Y'all Pep Rally

 

Saturday, March 17, 2018

9:00 AM - Day 1 Team Competition

 

Sunday, March 18, 2018

9:00 AM - Day 2 Team Competition

Award Ceremonies

 

2017 Results

Check out RESULTS from 2017 to see who experienced the BEST competition weekend!

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