Past Ideas

Several of my past ideas centered around trying to increase the average number of teams within a division. First is making the standard team size 24. Forget XS, Small, Medium, and Large divisions and make a single sized-based division with a maximum of 24 athletes. Second is reducing the number of mainstream levels from 5 (last… Continue reading Past Ideas

USASF: Learn About The Dance Rules And Age Grid

Join Meredith Walker, Director of Rules and Safety, for the 2019 Dance Rules and Age Grid Webinar.  Open to Owners, Coaches, and Event Producers, the webinar will cover the updates to the Dance Rules and Age Grid document and will conclude with a Q&A. Registration is required. 2019 Dance Rules and Age Grid Webinar Wednesday,… Continue reading USASF: Learn About The Dance Rules And Age Grid

USASF: Cheer and Dance Rules Updates ….Coming Soon

We’re approaching the time of year that USASF posts an early release of the Cheer and Dance Rules and Age Grid for the following season. We’re carefully watching how the current season’s Age Grid and Rules are helping our members as any new updates are considered. At the same time, the USASF Rules Committees are… Continue reading USASF: Cheer and Dance Rules Updates ….Coming Soon

USASF Cheer Rules/Age Grid Release and Membership Policy Update

Dear USASF Coach and Owner Members: We’re approaching the time of year that USASF posts an early release of the Cheer and Dance Rules and Age Grid and Membership Policies for the following season. We’re carefully watching how the current season’s Age Grid and Rules are helping our members as any new updates are considered.… Continue reading USASF Cheer Rules/Age Grid Release and Membership Policy Update

USASF: Final Cheer Age Grid 2018-2019

Dear USASF Cheer Members: The final USASF Cheer Age Grid for 2018-19 has been approved by the Board of Directors and is now available in your USASF Member Profile as well as on usasf.net under the Safety tab at the top. For easy access to the 2018-19 USASF Cheer Age Grid and Rules: Log into your USASF… Continue reading USASF: Final Cheer Age Grid 2018-2019

IASF Dance Latest Updates

The latest IASF 2019 Dance Worlds Age Grid and Division List has been updated. Click Here to see this updated list. Two common questions we have received about this list are: 1. What is the difference between Elite and Premiere? The only difference is the size of the team. Elite is 6-15 team members and… Continue reading IASF Dance Latest Updates

IASF Cheer Latest Updates

The IASF Overall Cheer Age Grid for the 2018-2019 Season is out. To see the IASF Overall Cheer Age Grid, Click Here. Also, the IASF 2019 WORLDS Division List is out with two new categories. Check with your bid giving event producers to see which categories they will be offering. To see the IASF 2019… Continue reading IASF Cheer Latest Updates

USASF: 2019 Divisions at The Cheerleading Worlds

Dear USASF Program Owners and Coaches: As a follow up to information about Cheerleading Worlds Divisions for 2019, please see the updated information below. Click here for a full list of all Worlds Divisions (Club and IASF) for 2019. Please note: The Board of Directors is considering the possibility of adding Worlds Bids for the… Continue reading USASF: 2019 Divisions at The Cheerleading Worlds

USASF: Updated Cheer Age Grid for 2018-19 Season

Dear USASF Members: The International All Star Federation (IASF) released its official list of competition divisions for the global All Star community last fall. To provide additional growth opportunity for U.S. All Star cheer teams to participate in these divisions, the USASF is adopting 4 new provisional international divisions in the USASF Cheer Age Grid… Continue reading USASF: Updated Cheer Age Grid for 2018-19 Season

USASF Cheer Rules and Age Grid 2018-19

Dear USASF Cheer Members: The USASF Cheer Rules and Early Release Age Grid for the 2018-19 season is now available in your member profile. Please read this email for full details before logging in. Based on broad member support, the greatest near term opportunities from the Growth Task Force process surfaced in the Age Grid… Continue reading USASF Cheer Rules and Age Grid 2018-19

USASF Cheer Rules and Age Grid 2018-19 Coming Your Way

Dear USASF Cheer Members: The USASF Cheer Rules and Age Grid for the 2018-19 season will be available in your member profile on February 15th. While this is a non-rules-change year, there are some new opportunities offered in the Age Grid that will be helpful to all programs – new or established; small or large.… Continue reading USASF Cheer Rules and Age Grid 2018-19 Coming Your Way