The USASF (United States All Star Federation) is the largest company that sets out all of the rules and laws for All-Star Cheerleading. Each 12 months they arrive out with new rules – some of which bring up a ton of buzz in the cheerleading globe. The 2012-2013 time is no exception to this. I am heading to speak about a several of the big rule variations that bring up a ton of buzz.
Tumbling Rule Improvements
&bull Standing fulls are not allowed
&bull Standing doubles are not allowed
&bull Consecutive bounding, twisting skills are not allowed
Age Grid Rule Improvements
&bull Remove mini level 3 by mini level 5
&bull Remove youth level 5 restricted groups by putting restrictions on youth level 5
o No double fulls in tumbling
o No kick doubles in basket tosses
o No twisting in braced flips
&bull No lengthier separating junior coed level 3 from junior all woman level 3
&bull No lengthier separating junior coed level four from junior all woman level four
&bull Bottom age for senior groups, level 1, level 2, level 3, level four, and senior restricted level 5, will be ten a long time outdated
&bull Bottom age for senior level 5 groups will be 12 a long time outdated
&bull The age restriction for an global open group that is level 5 is fifteen a long time of age and older
&bull The age restriction for an global open group that is level six is 17 a long time of age and older
&bull Remove global age rule for the United States groups – athletes must be of lawful age in accordance to the age grid by the slash off (August thirty first) of that time
All of these new rules are to be carried out during the 2012-2013 all star cheerleading time.
Alongside with the USASF staying the big rule maker within just all star cheerleading, they are the men and women who make it possible for the handing out of Worlds Bids. Worlds is the prime levels of competition identified to all star cheerleading. It is for senior level 5 cheerleaders only. There are only so several worlds bids made available per 12 months, and the USASF divvies out which levels of competition receives to hand them out based on the range of groups and athletes go to their event.
Bid time is right all-around the corner! With that staying explained, some of you may possibly be new to cheerleading and not know a lot facts about what a worlds bid in fact is. A worlds’ bid is literally your ticket to The Cheerleading Worlds. Devoid of one, you can’t go and contend at the most prestigious levels of competition for level 5 cheerleaders in Orlando, Florida. There are three different varieties of bids that are made available: at-big worlds’ bid, partial paid out worlds’ bid, and whole paid out worlds’ bid. I will go in depth a minimal bit far more to explain the differences concerning the several varieties of worlds’ bids.
At-Significant Bid: An at-big bid is essentially an unpaid worlds bid. This style of bid allows groups to go contend at Worlds. Contrary to the other varieties of bids made available, groups have to pay out the whole price tag of the levels of competition. The fees consist of real levels of competition service fees, hotel service fees, travel service fees (ex – airplane, bus, rental autos, and many others.), and hopper passes to Disney (because the levels of competition is found in Orlando and the levels of competition is on Disney houses).
Partial Compensated Bid: A partial paid out worlds bid is a bid that partly pays for a team’s vacation to Worlds in Orlando, Florida. The income for the bid arrives specifically from the levels of competition company that they acquire the bid at. The fees that the partial paid out bid for pays for the exact points that an at-big bid pays for, nevertheless the over-all fees are fewer to the athletes or health and fitness center because of acquiring some of the income from a levels of competition company.
Full Compensated Bid: A whole paid out bid is very self-explanatory. This is a wholly paid out for vacation to The Cheerleading Worlds by the levels of competition company that they acquire the bid at. The fees that are paid out for are all of the exact fees that a partial paid out bid and an at-big bid has.
The way groups receive bids (no matter the style) is by several nationwide competitions hosted by a wide variety of firms. Teams contend two times and get a combined score that presents you a ranking. The levels of competition company then arms out Worlds bids at their discretion.