All Star Cheerleading Level 5
All Star Cheerleading Level 5 is one of the most exciting competition levels for Cheerleaders. It is also one of the most demanding competition levels of any sport!
Cheerleaders in this level generally have been All Star Cheerleaders with more than four years of experience and have mastered stunting, tumbling, and dance. These Athletes are fierce, committed, focused, and disciplined. They are able to perform at a high level with incredible precision and at an intensity level that is off the charts.
The road to Worlds begins on a Cheerleading Level 5 team. Winning a qualifying bid allows these Elite Athletes to measure themselves against the best Cheerleaders in the world! What does it take to be a Level 5 Cheerleader? The following lists the skills each Level 5 Cheerleader should be familiar with and able to perform.
MUST HAVE SKILLS: Advanced Cheer Jump, Stunt & Dance skills, Whips, Full Twist
Level 5 Tumbling Skills
Standing Back Tuck, Standing Back Handspring into Back Tuck, Triple Toe Touch / Back Tuck, Standing Front Tuck, Jump Combo into Front Tuck, Standing Back Handspring / Full Twist
Round-off Back Handspring Series with a Layout, Round-off Back Handspring Series with a Layout / Step-out, Whip Series, Back Handspring Series into a Full Twist, Specialty Series into a Full Twist
Level 5 Jumps Skills
Triple Toe Touch, Pike, Hurdler, Combination Jumps: Triple Toe Touch / Back Tuck, Multiple Jump Series / Back Handspring / Full Twist
Level 5 Dance Skills
Must display advanced motion technique exemplified by tight / correct placement, ability to perform ½ beats, synchronization with others, executes intricate moves & level changes, ability to perform at a fast pace with high energy & controlled motions, displays advanced footwork and energy / visuals (facials)
Level 5 Stunt Skills
Single Leg Extension Arabesque / Scorpion / Scale Double Full, Heel Stretch / Bow, Overstretch positions, Inverted Flip Transitions / Rewinds, Stunt Transition 9 skills, Basket Toss with Toe Touch / Double Full / Kick Double / Pretty-Girl Kick Double