Special Olympics

*Update as of April 26, 2018: Special Olympics is full.

Attention High School Cheer Coaches:

The ICCA has been asked to be a part of Special Olympics IOWA 2018. This is the 13th year that we have been performing. It is a very rewarding experience for the cheerleaders and athletics. All high school cheerleaders are invited to be a part of this special event. It is preferred that the cheer coach attend with the cheerleaders, however, if this is not a possible a cheer parent will be permitted.

Participation and fees:

The cost for each cheerleader is a nonrefundable fee of $20, coaches fee is $10 IF you would like meal and t-shirt, which is donated to the Special Olympics Cheer Program. The first 50 cheerleaders to pay their nonrefundable fee will be accepted. Make all checks payable to ICCA.   We ask that you limit it to 4 cheerleaders per school. The deadline to register is APRIL 27th, 2018.

Date and Responsibilities:

The cheerleaders will learn a routine at Hilton Coliseum on May 17th, 2018. Registration will start at 11:00 AM and practice will begin at 11:30 AM SHARP! Please come ready and have already eaten lunch. The cheerleaders will host a cheer clinic for the Special Olympic athletics immediately following the practice. That evening the cheerleaders will perform their routine they learned that day at the Special Olympics IOWA 2018 opening Ceremonies held in Ames at Hilton Coliseum. IOWA STATE REQUIRES THE FOLLOWING INFORMATION FOR ALL CHEERLEADERS AND COACHES: Name, grade, date of birth, address, and email. Please see registration form below.

What to bring and wear:

Coaches must be sure to bring medical form and ICC release forms for each cheerleader. Cheerleaders will need to wear shorts, t-shirt and cheer shoes to practice. All NFSH Spirit rules will be followed including NO JEWERLY during practice, clinic and performance. Cheerleaders will receive a boxed supper or may bring money to eat out for supper.

For the performance cheerleaders will wear their cheer uniforms with sleeves and bring POMS.   The Hltom Coliseum locker rooms will be available for the cheerleaders to change.

Check in: 11:00 am- 11:30 am @ Hilton Coliseum in Ames

Practice: 11:30 am – 2:45 pm @   Hilton Coliseum in Ames

Camp/clinic: 3:00 pm – 3:40 pm

Supper: 6:00 pm FULL UNIFORMPERFORMANCE READY @ Hilton Coliseum

Performance TBA @ Hilton Coliseum

Wear: shorts, t-shirt, socks and cheer shoes for practice. Perform in school uniform with PoMS.

Bring: medical forms!

Hope to see you there for this great experience. Send registration forms and fees by APRIL 27th, 2017 to:

Sherrie Moritz
1340 4th Ave SE
LeMars, IOWA 51031

If you have further questions please contact: Sherrie Moritz rsasm@frontiernet.net

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