Category: Camp

Camp Bag Cheat Sheet

If you’re anything like us when it comes to packing, the struggle is real. Bags that don’t shut all the way, items spilling out and wrinkled clothes can really cramp your style during summer camp. Use the tricks below to pack your bag like a pro. Yes, we’re talking wrinkle free and space to spare! Making it fit: Rolling your clothes works well with pants, skirts and shirts, including your camp clothing. Place the item face down, fold back any sleeves and roll from the bottom up. This method works especially well for cheer bags that are unstructured, such as a ... Read more

5 Summer Camp Must-Dos

It’s that time of year again! Cheer camp is an exciting beginning to an awesome season. It’s a time for working hard, but also a time to create new memories. Make your experience one to remember with these five camp must-dos. 1. Get to know your teammates. Cheer camp is the kickoff to your season. Whether you’re new to the team or a returning member, each year brings new faces and new personalities. Bonds need to be established early in order to set the tone for a successful season. Camp is the perfect opportunity to create these bonds! One night during camp, my squad has a “team talk” ... Read more

It’s a Squad Summer

We know that cheerleading requires a lot of teamwork. Forming friendships within your squad is key to a successful season, and summer is the perfect time to get started. Here are some ways to make it happen. Show rookies the love. Welcoming new team members can be really exciting. Think of it as a fresh start with a whole new atmosphere! Keep an eye out for newbies that may be shy and go talk to them. Even better, pair them up with a veteran cheerleader for the summer. You should also get the team together for bonding outside of the practice gym. It could be going out for ice cream or having a movie night. The most important ... Read more