Spirit Sports Duel in the Desert took place on February 5-6 in Palm Springs, CA. This event had 215 All*Star Cheer, 22 Traditional Cheer, 2 Special Needs Exhibition Cheer, 4 All*Star Dance, and 3 Traditional Dance teams compete. This event was a qualifier for Worlds & and the International All Levels Championship. Worlds Paid Bids were awarded to:
Arizona Power Xtreme “Envy” (Senior Small L5)
Cheerforce “Nfinity” (International Coed L5)
Worlds At Large Bids were awarded to:
American Cheer “Flyers” (Senior Small Limited Coed L5)
Arizona Power Xtreme “Intense” (Senior Small Limited Coed L5)
CheerForce “Envy” (International Open All Girl L5)
Fierce Allstars “LegendKatz” (Senior Small Limited Coed L5)
Pacific Coast Magic “Mysterious” (Senior Small Limited Coed L5)
Spirit Sports’ Bluegrass Classic took place on October 17th in Lexington, KY. This event had 49 All*Star Cheer, 1 Exhibition Cheer, and 22 All*Star Dance teams compete. (Note – Spirit Sport held an event for School Cheer and Dance teams on October 16th). This event was a qualifier for the International All Levels Championship.
The largest All Star Cheerleading events of the 2009-10 season:
Cheersport Nationals with 656
NCA All Star Nationals with 523
US Finals Virginia Beach with 439
JAMfest Cheer Super Nationals with 365
Spirit Sports Battle at the Beach with 345
Coastal Battle at the Capitol with 311
American Championships American Showcase 307
For those of you wondering, we counted 276 teams at Worlds.
Note: We only counted All Star Cheer teams that were scored and placed. Events scoring Special Athlete divisions, such as Cheersport, had Special Athlete teams included in the count. Exhibition only teams were not counted. Please let us know if there are any errors.