All Star Cheerleading Level 2
All Star Level 2 Cheerleading is the next level for advancing cheerleaders. Cheerleaders in this level generally have more than one year of Cheerleading experience, usually with a Youth Sports, Middle School, or High School Team.
Athletes will need to have mastered the Back Handspring. The energy level required to execute the routines is starting to increase so conditioning is key. Slightly more complex dance sequences and tumble passes become part of the package for Cheerleading Level 2 teams and flyers begin to earn the title with basic Basket Tosses.
Cheerleaders at this level can perform all of the Level 1 Tumbling, Jump, Dance, and Stunt skills. The following lists the skills each Level 2 Cheerleader should be familiar with and able to perform.
MUST HAVE: Basic Cheer Jumps, Front and Back Walkover, Back Handspring
Level 2 Tumbling Skills
Front Walkover, Back Walkover, Back Handspring, Back Handspring / Forward Roll, Back Walkover / Back Handspring
Round-off Back Handspring, Round-off Back Handspring Series, Front Walkover into Back Handspring Series
Level 2 Jumps Skills
Toe Touch, Pike, Hurdler, Combination Jumps (i.e. Double Toe Touch, Hurdler / Pike, Toe Touch / Pike)
Level 2 Dance Skills
Displays intermediate motion skills, improved technique exemplified by tight / correct placement, synchronization with others, formation changes while dancing, performs intermediate level changes, displays intermediate footwork and energy / visuals (facials)
Level 2 Stunt Skills
Prep – 2 feet, Cradle, Extension, Press Extension / Cradle, Single Leg / Prep Level, Stunt Transition 4 skills, Basket Toss / Straight Ride
Flyer Body Positions- Liberty (Lib) / Arabesque / Scorpion / Scale / Heel Stretch, Show & Go / Extension