No previous cheerleading, dance or tumbling experience required! The Cheer/Hip Hop Teams will compete in competitions in Pennsylvania, New York, West Virginia and/or Ohio. Practices will focus on stunting, tumbling and competition routines. Practices will begin in August. A skills assessment will be conducted to determine the best fit based on age and skill ability for team placements. Every athlete will make a team. 

Dates: Season runs from August 1, 2019 through May of 2020
Registration: May 1, 2019 thru August 1, 2019
(Late fee of $20.00 if registering from August 2nd thru September 13, 2019)
Registration Fee: $30.00 non-refundable
Monthly Fee: Member & Non-member rates. See below
Fundraising Fee: Cheer = $200.00 / Hip Hop Dance = $100.00 (See below)


Cheer Age Groups:
Tiny Novice: Ages 3 - 6
Minis: Ages 5 - 8
Youth: Ages 5-11
Junior: Ages 7 - 14
Senior: Ages 13 - 18

Hip Hop Age Groups:
Tiny Novice: Ages 4-6
Minis: Ages 5-9
Youth: Ages 8-12
Junior: Ages 10-15
Senior: Ages 12-18

* Coaches reserve the right to place athletes on teams based on their skill level.


*New for 2019...Sibling(s) discount of $10.00 after 1st child is registered for program.

Tinys YMCA Member:
Cheer: $25 
Hip Hop: $30 
Both Cheer & Hip Hop: $45 

Tinys Non-Member:
Cheer: $40 
Hip Hop: $45 
Both Cheer & Hip Hop: $70 

Other age levels YMCA Member:
Cheer: $40 
Hip Hop: $30 
Both Cheer & Hip Hop: $55 

Other age levels Non-Member:
Cheer: $55 
Hip Hop: $45 
Both Cheer & Hip Hop: $85 


Fundraising Requirements (per athlete):
$200 Cheer
$100 Hip Hop
*A buy-out option is available for this amount if you choose not to participate in fundraising. Visit our Facebook page for info or to keep up on upcoming fundraising.

Athlete is also responsible for:
Shoes, hair piece, make-up kit and bow (These items may be fundraised in addition to the requirement. Approximate cost $120)
$50 uniform usage fee - CHEER ONLY - Cannot be fundraised and is due at the user agreement signing.

Hip Hop Team members will be responsible for purchasing their own outfit, shoes, hair piece & bow.


**Committment to Team:
Contract signing will be July 17, 2019. (Late registration signings will be upon packet submission.)
Due at this time is a $30.00 non-refundable registration fee if it was not paid upon registration. (This fee is used to register participant as a USASF member for competitions and insurance fee.)

.**Monthly Program fees:

  • The monthly session fee due before 12:00 noon on the 15th of every month beginning July 15, 2019 (This will cover August monthly fee) with the last payment due on March 15, 2020. (This will cover April 2019 monthly fee)
  • Payments will NOT be accepted at the front desk of the YMCA, instead there is a locked box marked 'Cheerleading' in the front lobby that all payments need to be placed into.
  • Please clearly mark the envelope with participant's name, team and amount being paid.
  • Payments not made on time will be subject to a $20.00 late fee.

*In addition:

  • In addition to the mandatory session fees, participants will also be required to participate in Cheer Team fundraisers, with each participant responsible for raising $200.00. Hip Hop fundraising fee $100.00. If you choose not to participate in fundraising, a buy-out option of $200.00 and/or $100.00 is available.
  • Coaches reserve the right to place athletes on teams based on their skill levels.
  • Cheer teams are subject to combine depending on registration numbers.
  • Hip Hop teams availability will depend on registration numbers.
  • If an athlete is invited to perform on an additional team, a $50.00 fee and signed crossover agreement will be due at that time.
  • We reserve the right to change practice times to better fit all teams.

Financial Assistance/Memberships:
Program cost assistance and YMCA membership discount may be available through the YMCA scholarship program. An application is required and takes approximately 2 week to process. See the YMCA Front Desk or contact Cathy Peterson, Staff Coordinator for further information. See "Membership" tab for details on membership costs.


Gym time during season will be provided for practices as follows (as of 8/26/19):

JR ELITE: 5:00-7:00 PM
JR HIP HOP: 7:15-8:45 PM

YOUTH FUSION: 5:00-7:00 PM
TINY HIP HOP: 5:00-6:00 PM
JR ELITE: 7:00-8:30 PM

YOUTH HIP HOP: 12:30-1:30 PM
TINY ENERGY: 1:30-2:30 PM
YOUTH FUSION: 2:30-3:30 PM
ELITE: 2:30-3:30 PM

Shawna Fitzgerald: **email fitzgerald151@msn.com with any questions
Chelsea Levesque

Meghan Rowland
Mona Coyle
Nicole Chapman
Michelle Johnson
Melissa Sproveri
Crystal Russell
Molly Ackley
Jessica Crawford

*All coaches have required certifications.



**Contact us on our Facebook Page:Extreme All Stars Cheer and Dance

NOTE: It is required that children 9 and under be accompanied by an adult at all times while at our YMCA. Children 9 and under must be accompanied to and from programs/classes. No Front Entry drop off or pick up.