Multiple Teams · B-CC POMS 2019 – 2020 TRYOUT INFORMATION


2019-2020 Pom’s Tryouts:

ATHELETES MUST BE REGISTERED BEFORE THEY CAN BEGIN THE TRYOUT PROCESS

Fall registration will run from mid July – August 12th

 

Pre-season workouts will be August 5th-8th4:30 – 6:30 pm

Clinics (specific tryout instruction) will be August 15th– 16th 4:30-6:30 pm

TRYOUTS WILL BE HELD ON AUGUST 17TH Time TBD

Athletes will have to turn in the attached tryout packet signed by both athlete and parent/guardian with an attached headshot before tryout date.

*Workouts: Strength, flexibility, and skill development

**Clinics: Specific choreography and tryout preparation (Dress code: white top, black bottoms, dance shoe)

Tryouts: Dancers will perform in front of judges.

**ALL CLINIC DATES AND TRYOUTS ARE MANDATORY. NO VIDEO TRYOUTS WILL BE ALLOWED. If an athlete is not at tryouts, they will not be eligible for consideration for the team. (Dress code: white top, black bottoms, dance shoe)

Mandatory technical skills to be judged:

Pirouette – triple right and left

Leaps – right and left

Calypso jump – right and left

Side leap – right

Ring Jump/ firebird – right

Kicks – right and left (2 low, 2 medium, 8 high)

Toe Touch/Russian

C-Jump

Spinning disc

Fouette Turns (Right) with straight leg

Optional Skills:

Switch leaps

Illusions

Kick hold turns

Other optional skills can be evaluated if approved by the coach before the tryout date.

Dance/memorization:

Dancers will learn a 1:30 – 2:00 minute routine that covers basic technical skills and assess the performer’s showmanship, memorization, rhythm, and coordination. The dance will cover the styles of pom, jazz, and hip-hop.

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