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2014-06-16 16:23:14

STUNT becomes NYC Public Schools Athletic League sport MEMPHIS, Tenn., June 16, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Public Schools Athletic League for the New York City Department of Education (PSAL) has announced that it plans to introduce the new sport format of cheerleading, "STUNT," for the 2014 season. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20110204/DC42655LOGO A new competitive team sport that was derived from traditional cheerleading, STUNT removes the crowd-leading and focuses...

2014-05-29 16:24:40

MEMPHIS, Tenn., May 29, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- USA Cheer President Bill Seely participated in today's Healthy Kids & Safe Sports Concussion Summit, joining President Obama to discuss sports safety and concussions. The event featured young athletes, parents and coaches, as well as professional sports stars and military service members convening to discuss ways to prevent and treat concussions and encourage research into sports-related head injuries....

2013-08-08 23:21:06

In response to seeing pictures of an iPhone tucked inside a cheerleader’s cheer shorts, iHangy poses the question: What was she thinking?! The company’s Slip in 5 cases for the iPhone 5 ensure the cheer squad doesn’t have to resort to such drastic protective measures. Dallas,TX (PRWEB) August 08, 2013 With all those cartwheels, flying flips and summersaults, one would think cheerleaders would be the first to give up their iPhone 5 addiction – at least during practice, competitions...

Word of the Day
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.