The sport where each athlete is a vital team member.
An energetic sport that develops poise, coordination and self confidence
Develops team spirit and morale
Provides an opportunity that can lead the crowd in a positive way at competitions and sporting events
Provides an exciting experience in a fun filled environment
Gives participants the opportunity to express rhythm in music
Competition routines include stunting, pyramids, group tumbling, jumping and a dance break. The athletes are not only trained for performance but also learn respect, dedication, self-confidence, commitment, sportsmanship and most importantly, teamwork.
Teams compete at multiple competitions throughout the year, showcasing their routine. A high level of commitment is required in this sport as each athlete is vital in order to execute the routine.
Higher level athletes are recommended to also attend a tumble class in conjunction to their competitive squad training.
Competitive team placement:
Try-Outs for 2020 Competitive Squads take place on Saturday 7th December 2019.
Athletes are placed in teams according to their age and skill level. Highett Youth Club currently offers Novice - Level 4 Competitive Squads.
Competitive Squads are a year long commitment, with Levels 2+ training multiple times per week. It is recommended all competitive athletes also undertake a tumble class.
Additional uniform, training and competition costs do apply to all Competitive Squads.
HYC Cheer Home
Highett Youth Club is excited to announce that a NEW Cheerleading Facility has opened!
It is a fully renovated factory in the Moorabbin Industrial area.
We are excited to provide our teams with elite training facilities and expand our Cheerleading Program in 2019 and beyond.
Full sized competition floor
Dedicated stunting/tumbling area
Dedicated coach office/first aid space
New tumble, stunt and flyers classes have been added to our class schedule!