IB Cheer

Exceptional Athletes....Exceptional People

DECEMBER 2019

We only have 6 practices this month. It's important that all girls are present for all practices. Competition is just around the corner!!

SENIOR TEAM: Additional Practice over Winter Break---Thursday, January 2 from 5:00-9:00 pm


SENIOR TEAM: $267 due on or before December 19. This will cover the remainder of our competition registration costs.


BOTH TEAMS: Participant Waiver forms for our January competition are due on or before Dec. 19. (hard copies passed out at practice---digital linked to email)


Be sure you save the below "calendar" link as a favorite to your computer. You can also save it to your phone's wallpaper for easy access.


Both teams are doing a fantastic job and are making improvements each week. With the business of the holidays, and the fact we are moving into flu and cold season, please be sure girls are getting enough sleep and eating well-balanced diets.


It's SUPER important that all girls are present at all practices.

MARK YOUR CALENDARS---COMPETITION SCHEDULES!!!

JUNIOR TEAM COMPETIONS:

Sunday, January 12

Sunday, February 9

Saturday, April 25


SENIOR TEAM COMPETITION DATES:


1) Sunday, January 12

2) Saturday, February 1

3) Sunday, February 9

4) Saturday, March 21

5) Saturday, April 25

6) Saturday, May 9****We must qualify for this

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WANT TO CHECK OUT PAST VIDEOS AND PICTURES?


Here is our 2018-2019 end of season highlight video.

Here is a video from April 28, 2019 when we won Cheer World Highest Score; National Champs!

Here is a video from our first competition where we won Level 2 Grand Champions!

Here is a video from our Open Gym on Feb. 9.

Here is a video from our Open Gym on Feb. 23.


NEW: Here is the link for our cheer photos! Everyone looks sooo pretty! I love our team!

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WANT EXTRA TRAINING ?

We are offering 3 optional training options for all IB cheerleaders. All classes will immediately follow our senior team practices. All classes are $20/session and can be paid via cash or Venmo (@Michelle-Wandersee). Girls can simply bring $20 cash with them on nights they are wanting to stay for additional training. These classes CANNOT be tacked on to tuition. Classes must be paid separately each training session.


1) Monday nights 7:30-8:15 Backhandspring Class (perfect for girls who are working on front/back walkovers, standing backhandsprings with a spotter, or girls who are just wanting to clean up their backhandsprings)


2) Thursday nights 6:30-7:15 Cheer Class-ages 5-10 (perfect for all girls currently on the junior team or other girls who are wanting to join next year)


3) Thursday nights 7:30-8:15 Flexibility Class (perfect for girls wanting to take their flexibility to the next level with intense stretching and drills. Highly recommended for flyers)


4) Thursday nights 7:30-8:15 Advanced Tumbling Class (perfect for girls working on tucks and higher. Girls will improve standing and running tumbling passes. Girls must have a solid backhandspring to attend this class)


PRIVATE LESSONS: If you are wanting to schedule private lessons with Coach Kay, please contact her directly at 940-703-0654. She is offering a variety of options on Saturday mornings. You can choose a 30 minute, 45 minute, or 60 minute session. She is also willing to work with two girls at a time so families can split the cost. Contact her for pricing and options.


INTERESTED??? FILL OUT THE FORM AND LET US KNOW! EXTRA TRAINING SESSIONS

HOME WORKOUTS (for all levels)

Parents,


We need your help! Please remind your daughters to stretch!!!


Girls should be stretching every single day. They can do these stretches while watching TV, doing homework, playing on the computer, etc. Please encourage them! This will aid in overall flexibility and strength, as well as help prevent injuries.


Straddles (both sides and middle)

Straddle leg lifts (20 both sides and 20 in the middle)

Splits (hold each leg for 1 minute)

Bridges (3 sets, holding for 15 seconds)

Kicks (30 each leg)

Jumps (toe touches, front hurdlers)

STAY CONNECTED

CHEER INFO AND CALENDAR


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Infinite Bounds

1901 Preston Park Blvd, Plano, TX 75093

(972) 491-1916

For questions about billing: accounting@infinitebounds.co

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COACH WANDERSEE

MEET OUR COACHES

Coach Wandersee has had over 15 years of coaching experience (middle school, high school, co-ed high school, and competitive cheer teams) and also worked as a head UCA camp instructor for 8 years, traveling all over the country teaching camps, choreography, and tumbling classes; in 2004 she served as a judge for the European National Championships. Coach Wandersee worked as a competition judge for UCA as well as Spirit Event Coordinators for 7 years. She taught and coached at Ted Polk Middle School and Newman Smith High School in Carrollton/Farmers Branch for 5 years, and for the past 8 years has been a 7th and 8th grade teacher and cheer coach at Cockrill Middle School in McKinney. Her love for working with students is evident in all that she does, whether it’s in the classroom or on the mat.


Questions? PLEASE CONTACT: Shelli Wandersee 972-689-6347 coachwandersee@infinitebounds.co


Coach Kristi was a former high school cheerleader up in Rockford, IL. From the age of 11 through 18, Kristi found her love for cheer and tumbling. She competed at countless competitions throughout high school. She and her stunt group earned 2nd place at UCA Nationals down in FL her senior year of high school. Coach Kristi also worked as a UCA cheer instructor, traveling the midwest to coach camps and give private lessons. She has a passion for cheer and her daughter, Brooklyn, also cheers on the junior team. We are so thrilled to have Coach Kristi this year!


Coach Kamryn is a varsity cheerleader at McKinney North HS. She is a level 4 flyer, and has 10 years of experience with tumbling and cheerleading. Coach Kamryn has competed on numerous teams around the DFW area, and has won national titles. Kamryn was nominated by the UCA Staff as a “Pin It Forward” recipient for showing great spirit, showing her passion for cheer, and setting a good example for her peers. She is an exuberant, hardworking, and ambitious leader, and she is excited to be a part of Infinite Bounds!


Coach Zoe is a Varsity cheerleader at her high school in Plano ISD. She has done gymnastics since she was 9-years-old and has been a cheerleader for 3 years. She is skilled with spotting tumbling skills at all levels, teaching correct jump technique, and creating innovative choreography. Coach Zoe loves kids; her passion, optimism, and enthusiasm are contagious and all of the girls adore her!


Coach Kay is from Adel, Iowa. She has over 17 years of cheerleading experience and 6 years of coaching experience. She started cheering when she was just 4 years old and continued all throughout her life. Some of that time Coach Kay was a part of Iowa All Stars for 7 years and before that, various recreational teams. Coach Kay held a position on her high school varsity game day and competitive team all four years. During the same time, she also co-coached the middle school cheerleading game day and competitive teams for two years. She later continued her cheerleading career into college at Midland University, where she was a part of the game day and competition squad. While at Midland, Coach Kay finished out the season competing in finals at the 2013 NCA college nationals in Daytona, Florida. Over the past few years Coach Kay has served as the Assistant Director of Cheerleading and the 6th grade head coach for Lantana Wildcat Youth Football League. Alongside all things cheer, Coach Kay is currently a senior at the University of North Texas, graduating this upcoming spring with a Bachelor’s degree in Integrative Studies. She has a passion for the sport and hopes to carry it on and inspire athletes to reach new heights.