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ELITE Cheerleading Championship
18. - 20.05.2024 • Movie Park Germany

The ELITE Cheerleading Champions has grown since 2004 to one of the biggest and most prestigious cheer and dance championships in europe. Last year, over 6.000 athletes made their way to the Movie Park Germany to celebrate the great cheer festival!

Great features are waiting for you again:

  • Prices worth up to 100.000 EUR
  • Medals for all participants
  • Trophies for the Top 3 Teams
  • Champion banners
  • Competitionfloor with 14m x 12m (7 Matts)
  • Live Broadcasting of the championship
  • Action pictures of your routines
  • Qualification to the IASF Cheerleading & Dance Worlds 2025 for all Int. Open Level 5, 6 & 7 and all Int. Open Dance divisions
  • Qualification to The Summit & The Dance Summit 2025 for all U16 & U18 Level 3 & 4, all Int. Open Level 4 divisions and all Junior Dance divisions
  • Qualification to The Youth Summit 2025 for all U12 Level 1 & 2 divisions
  • Prelims and Finals for all Int. Open Level 5, 6 & 7 Cheer Team divisons and all Int. Open Dance divisions!

Information

Date: May 18th – 20th, 2024
Place: Movie Park Germany, Bottrop

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Performance Order

  • Saturday
  • Sunday
  • Monday
  • Awards Information

Dates & Deadlines
Your way into the limelight

The registration fees for the competition depend on the number of divisions an individual competes in. Coaches and athletes pay the same fee.

Every athlete can compete in up to 3 divisions.*

*please check the general rules (Cross-Overs)

Registration Deadline Early Booking: 18.12.2023
Coaches & athletes 1. division: 64,50 EUR
Each additional category: 64,50 EUR

Registration Deadline Normal Booking: 08.01.2024
Coaches & athletes 1. division: 74,50 EUR
Each additional category: 74,50 EUR

Registration is closed!

Our divisions
Compete in the following divisions:

Cheer Divisions

  • Open Peewee Level 0, 1 & 2
  • U6 Level 0
  • U8 Level 0 & 1
  • U12 Level 1, 2 & 3
  • Open Junior Level 3 & 4
  • U16 Level 3 & 4
  • U16 Coed Level 4
  • U18 Level 3, 4, 5 & 6
  • U18 Coed Level 4, 5 & 6
  • Int. Open Level 4, 5, 6 & 7
  • Int. Open NT Level 6 & 7
  • Int. Open Global Level 6
  • Int. Open Coed Level 4
  • Int. Open Coed NT Level 6 & 7
  • Int. Open Coed Global Level 6
  • Int. Open Coed 4 Level 5, 6 & 7
  • Int. Open Coed 16 Level 5, 6 & 7

Dance Divisions

  • Peewee Jazz & Freestyle & Hip Hop
  • Junior Jazz & Freestyle & Hip Hop & Lyrical / Contemporary
  • Open Jazz & Freestyle & Hip Hop & Lyrical / Contemporary
  • Open Coed Jazz & Freestyle & Hip Hop & Lyrical / Contemporary

Finals Arrangements

Divisions with Finals:

  • Int. Open Level 5 Divisions (IO 5 & IOC 5)
  • Int. Open Level 6 Divisions (IO 6, IOC4 6, IOC16 6, IONT 6, IOCNT 6, IOG 6,IOCG 6)
  • Int. Open Level 7 Divisions (IO 7, IOC4 7, IOC16 7, IONT 7, IOCNT 7)
  • Int. Open Dance Divisions (IOJ, IOCJ, IOP, IOCP, IOHH, IOCHH, IOL, IOCL)

Rough Schedule

The championship will take place on three days again. Please find the rough schedule below*:

Saturday:

Prelims:
Int. Open Level 5 Divisions
Int. Open Level 6 Divisions
Int. Open Level 7 Divisions

U16 Coed Level 4
U18 Coed Level 4, 5 & 6
Int. Open Level 4
Int. Open Coed Level 4

Sunday:

Prelims:
Int. Open Dance Divisions

Open Junior Level 3 & 4
U16 Level 3 & 4
U18 Level 3, 4, 5 & 6

Finals:
Int. Open Level 5 Divisions
Int. Open Level 6 Divisions
Int. Open Level 7 Divisions

Monday:

Peewee Dance Divisions
Junior Dance Divisions

Open Peewee Level 0, 1 & 2
U6 Level 0
U8 Level 0 & 1
U12 Level 1, 2 & 3

Finals:
Int. Open Dance Divisions

*The Schedule is subject to change.

Tickets & Eventshirts
For your perfect live experience

Eventshirt

All orders made up until 14.04.2024 will receive a guaranteed shirt. Orders that are made after that date will be processed as long as stock last.

The following sizes are available:
Adults: S, M, L, XL, XXL
Kids: YS, YM, YL, YXL

Preorder:
up to 14 Shirts: 23 EUR / Shirt
from 15 Shirts: 21 EUR / Shirt

On site: 25 EUR

Please note: t-shirts can not be shipped. Pick up only on site at the Cheershop.

With Glow-in-the-dark-effect
and all competing teams on back!

Preorder now

Your way to Orlando
Next stop: USA!

European Challenge to Worlds 2025!

The European Challenge to „The Cheerleading and Dance WORLDS” is the qualification process at the ELITE Cheerleading Championship 2024 to the IASF Cheerleading and Dance WORLDS“ 2025 in Orlando, exclusively for bid eligible European teams in the Int. Open Cheer and Dance Divisions.

We will be awarding BIDS again in 2024!

PARTIAL PAID BID:
WORLDS HOTEL PACKAGES  for 6 people and 4 nights at the Disney’s All Star Sports & Music Resorts. The packages cannot be converted into a commuter package and can only be redeemed if the whole team stays at the Disney’s All Star Sports & Music Resorts. A payout of the amount is not possible.


AT LARGE BID:
Includes qualification only and no financial support

There are a total of 4 Partial PAID Bids and 12 At-Large Bids only awarded in the Int. Open WORLDS Bid Divisions as follows:

  • Int. Open Level 5, 6 & 7: 1 Partial PAID Bid
  • Int. Open Global Level 6: 1 Partial PAID Bid
  • Int. Open Non Tumbling Level 6 & 7: 1 Partial PAID Bid

The regulation of the allocation of the 4th Partial Paid Bids and the 12 At Large Bids follow.

IASF Emerging Countries At-Large Bids
The IASF allows us to award some „IASF Emerging Countries At-Large Bids“, in addition to the Regular Bids. We’ll receive one additional AT-Large Bid for each European country from which at least one Cheer Team is registered before the Early Bird Deadline. However, to be eligible for these bids you have to be registered before the Early Bird Deadline. An overall ranking will be created from all teams from one country and the bid will be awarded to the team with the highest score in relation to the maximum score available in their division.

Teams from Germany are not eligible for the special IASF Emerging Countries At-Large Bids.

You can find the detailed bid award process in our general ECC rules.

2 x PARTIAL PAID BIDS
* Int. Open Jazz, Int. Open Coed Jazz, Int. Open Pom, Int. Open Coed Pom, Int. Open Hip Hop, Int. Open Coed Hip Hop, Int. Open Lyrical / Contemporary, Int. Open Coed Lyrical / Contemporary

6 x AT LARGE BIDS*
Int. Open Jazz, Int. Open Coed Jazz, Int. Open Pom, Int. Open Coed Pom, Int. Open Hip Hop, Int. Open Coed Hip Hop, Int. Open Lyrical / Contemporary, Int. Open Coed Lyrical / Contemporary

*Out of the 6 At-Large Bids awarded, at least 4 of the bids will be awarded to teams in different Dance Style Divisions Jazz, Pom, Hip Hop and Lyrical / Contemporary

IASF Emerging Countries At-Large Bids
The IASF allows us to award some „IASF Emerging Countries At-Large Bids“, in addition to the Regular Bids. We’ll receive one additional AT-Large Bid for each European country from which at least one Dance Team is registered before the Early Bird Deadline. However, to be eligible for these bids you have to be registered before the Early Bird Deadline. An overall ranking will be created from all teams from one country and the bid will be awarded to the team with the highest score in relation to the maximum score available in their division

Teams from Germany are not eligible for the special IASF Emerging Countries At-Large Bids.

NOT BID ELIGIBLE

We have been informed by the IASF that we cannot award any bids to the following European Countries:
– England
– Northern Ireland
– Scotland
– Wales
– Sweden

However, please check with your National Federation if you are bid eligible for „The Cheerleading and Dance WORLDS” at our event.

Road to The Summit 2025!

THE SUMMIT and THE DANCE SUMMIT is held only a week after “Worlds” and attracts thousands of cheerleaders from Level 1 to 4 to come to Orlando, Florida. The Bids are given out at each edition individually.

We are awarding BIDS again in 2024!

PAID BID:
Include accommodation & participation in THE SUMMIT 2025 at Disney’s All Star Sports & Music Resorts for the same number of athletes competing at ECC + 2 coaches for 4 nights.
Packages cannot be converted to Commuter Packages and can only be used when the entire team is staying at Disney’s All Star Sports & Music Resorts. No cash-out of the total amount is available.

AT LARGE BID:
Includes qualification to THE SUMMIT 2025 only and no financial support.

AT LARGE BIDS
2 x AT LARGE BIDS – For the teams with the highest score in U16 Level 3
1 x AT LARGE BID – For the team that has the highest score in U16 Level 4
1 x AT LARGE BID – For the team that has the highest score in U16 Coed Level 4
2 x AT LARGE BIDS – For the teams that has the highest score in U18 Level 3
1 x AT LARGE BID – For the team that has the highest score in U18 Level 4
1 x AT LARGE BID – For the team that has the highest score in U18 Coed Level 4
1 x AT LARGE BID – For the team that has the highest score in Int. Open Level 4
1 x AT LARGE BID – For the team that has the highest score in Int. Open Coed Level 4

PAID BIDS
2 out of the bids listed above will be upgraded to paid bids using the following criteria:
The 2 paid bids will be determined by the highest score in the overall section of the scoresheet, should there be more than two teams meeting this requirement the tie-breaker will be the teams with the lowest deductions. The third tie- breaker will be the tumbling score.

DANCE BIDS
1 x AT LARGE BID – For the team with the highest score in Junior Jazz
1 x AT LARGE BID – For the team with the highest score in Junior Pom
1 x AT LARGE BID – For the team with the highest score in Junior Hip Hop
1 x AT LARGE BID – For the team with the highest score in Junior Lyrical / Contemporary

Bringing the magic back to YOUTH

A Premier End-of-Season competition, specifically celebrating the accomplishments of youth teams hosted in Tampa, Florida on. You can expect the same great Summit event experience you have come to know and love with a specific focus on bringing high-caliber competition to younger athletes.

Also in 2024 we will award bids to the SUMMIT Youth Championships 2025!
AT LARGE BIDS:
Includes qualification only and no financial support.

AT LARGE BIDS
1 x AT LARGE BID – For the team that has the highest score in U12 Level 1
1 x AT LARGE BID – For the team that has the highest score in U12 Level 2