When teaching new skills to your cheerleaders, here are some tips to keep in mind to help them absorb the curriculum easier to learn faster: Make it FUN and SMILE – it so SO MUCH easier to pay attention to someone who is having fun and friendly. 🙂 Be Prepared!!!!! If you start teaching and […]
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One of the BIG challenges of being a Cheerleading Coach is to create a team that is cohesive and continually improving. From my 23+ years of coaching experience, there are 2 main areas to focus on that will help you reach your team and individual goals: 1. Creating a “family” environment and 2. Proper TEACHING […]
1. Have Confidence in Yourself! One easy way to help gain your team's respect is to have Confidence in yourself! One way to show that is to speak clearly and confidently! If you waiver or are unsure of yourself, your team will doubt your ability to lead.
2. Be Prepared! Another easy way to gain your team's respect is to be Prepared! Make sure you know what you are going to work on for your practice and have your team goals clearly set for everyone to see BEFORE your begin.
3. Be a Great LISTENER! It is important to listen to your teammates and to understand what THEY need.
4. Be a Great ROLE MODEL on and off the field. This includes grades, how you treat others, the way you carry yourself and how you use your manners!