Welcome To Fairfield Youth Cheerleading 2022 Season
Fairfield Youth Cheer is open to participants between the ages of 5 (must be 5 prior to 8/1) and 13.
Our program offers the opportunity for every participant to be a part of a team while learning the fundamentals of sideline cheers, conditioning, as well as competition stunt, dance and tumbling routines.
All coaches are certified in concussion training and as well as certified in CPR.
Our Cheer Season officially starts August 2, 2022.
We offer three teams within our program -Sideline Cheer and two Competition Teams. All three teams are required to cheer at weekend football tackle games. The Competition Teams will compete from anywhere to one to three competitions within the season. Travel is required.
Sideline Cheer is our cheer team structured for ages 5 thru 7. This team will practice one to two days a week to work on sideline cheers as well as practice entry level stunt and dance formations during the months of August and September. During the month of September through November, in addition to our weekly practice, Sideline Cheer will be cheering on the sidelines and performing at halftime at one of our Fairfield Youth Football games, once a week on the weekend. Uniforms and poms are provided for the use of the season. Game Schedule to be determined at a later date.
This program is offered to participants 7 thru 13 years of age. These teams practice between two to three times a week during the month of August thru November. All teams are required to cheer once a week, on a weekend, at the assigned football game starting in September.
IMPORTANT: We will hold evaluations to assign which team the athletes will be competing on for competitions. Every athlete will be assigned a team and a coach by the end evaluations.
Competition Dates: To Be Announced. We will compete in 1-3 competitions. The competition may require travel.
August and September: Every Tuesday and Thursday evening from 5 - 6 starting on 8/2
October: Thursday evenings only from 5 - 6 and Weekend Game
November: Games only
August and September: Every Tuesday and Thursday evening from 5 - 7 starting on 8/2
October- January: Will be Determined based on Availability in the schools gyms.
During the month of August, all Cheer Practices will be held at Sullivan Field on Old Dam Road.
Practices will be moved later in the season to an indoor facility with the appropriate space and mats for pre-competition practices.
COST OF THE PROGRAM
Competition Team: Cost of the Program: $500 + Mandatory Town Field Fee $50, Total: $550
Sideline Team: Cost of the Program: $300 + Mandatory Town Field Fee $50, Total: $350
COMPETITION TEAM REGISTRATION
SIDELINE TEAM REGISTRATION
IMPORTANT: PAYMENT MUST BE MADE PRIOR TO THE FIRST PRACTICE ON AUGUST 2ND
*The Competition teams will be required to purchase a practice tank and black competition sneakers. More information will follow once the teams are selected. The practice tank will be required to be worn at practice on every Thursday.
Estimated Cost of Required Apparel:
Practice Tank: $40
Competition Sneakers: $ 130
Team placement is determined by skill and age.
MANDATORY PARENT MEETING: All parents are required to attend the parent meeting scheduled for Monday, July 19th at 6:00 pm indoors at the Sullivan Field House located on Old Dam Road. Important details of the cheer season will be discussed.
In addition to payment, all required paperwork must be completed and handed in prior to the start of practice.
Due to limited space, enrollment is based on a first come, first serve basis.
To secure a position for this years season please register at: www.fairfieldyouthfootball.org
If you have any questions regarding our cheer program please contact:
Cheer President: Coach Michelle Ochoa