Lead The Way: Ace of Alabama

What is your favorite thing to coach in cheerleading? My favorite part to coach in cheerleading is by far the pyramid. I love the dance because it tells a story, but to have all athletes on the team doing one thing at one time who depend on each other seals the deal. What is the […]

Lead The Way: FAME All Stars

When did FAME Start? Fame started in April of 2004 when Andrea Cassevah, Melvin Farland and Phil Logan opened a facility in Virginia Beach, VA. We had a dream of opening a new cheer gym and had an amazing turnout at practice. We all had different backgrounds but brought them together along with a couple […]

Lead The Way: Jersey Pride

Being a leader is something that comes natural to Lauryn Atkinson of Jersey Pride. Before starting Pride almost 10 years ago, Lauryn was a cheerleading coach at her alma mater high school and a teacher at her local middle school. In 2005 with the support of her family and husband, she opened Jersey Pride. Lauryn […]

Fight For It…Be Epic – FSK Eagles

Fight For It can be shown in a variety of ways. Sometimes, its the fight you put into the hard work you put in during practice to go from good to great. Sometimes, it’s staying after practice for that extra hour to work on your technique. And sometimes, it comes from making the best out […]

U.S. Finals Platinum Bids

The Epic Brands, in conjunction with The U.S. Finals is excited to announce a new level of exclusive bids to be awarded to ONE top team per designated event called a Platinum Bid. Platinum Bids are a step up from a PAID registration bid where the winning team earns free hotel accommodations for the athletes […]

Fight For It…Be Epic

“Hard work in the gym now pays off at the competition later.” These are CNY Storm Owner Kathy Penree’s comments when asked about what she tries to instill in her kids every day. Whether you know it or not, being an All Star cheerleader is a grind. It’s running sprints to stay in shape. Working […]

Show Your Swagger…Be Epic

Swagger. It’s an attitude. It’s a presence. It’s walking onto the competition floor with confidence and a little attitude because you know you’re better than the competition. Some see it as superficial but true athletes know that winning the confidence battle against your competition gives you the edge you need to succeed. Figuring out if […]