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2016 SUMMER UPDATE

August 31, 2016

The National Administrative Council (NAC) met at the Annual Convention where Competitive Cheer & Dance was approved championship status and met in June at NACDA to vote on competitive cheer & dance sport motions. 

Click HERE for approved, denied and tabled motion, along with rationale.

Announcment: Competitive Cheer and Dance Approved as 24th & 25th National Championships

Watch video about NAIA Competitive Cheer | CLICK HERE

Watch video about NAIA Competitive Dance | CLICK HERE

COACHES RESOURCES

COMPETITIVE CHEER & DANCE COACHES MANUAL

2016 Coaches Manual
All-America Information, Rubrics, Score Sheets, Performance Outlines 





COMPETITIVE CHEER & DANCE RULEBOOK

2016-17 Rulebook
The rulebook now governs all NAIA Competitive Cheer and Dance compeititon. 
 


NAIA NATIONAL OFFICE CONTACT

Competitive Cheer & Dance Sport Manager: Hannah Harmon


NAIA COMPETITIVE CHEER & DANCE COACHES ASSOCIATION
PresidentLynsey Payne, Baker
1st Vice PresidentAngie Heath, Siena Heights 
2nd Vice PresidentTrish Ryan, Midland 
SecretaryKate Edge, Concorida (Mich.)
Past PresidentStacie Horton, Grand View 


AMERICAN ASSOCIATION OF CHEERLEADING COACHES & ADMINISTRATORS
NAIA-CCDCA Business Meeting: March 9, 2017 (Salina, Kan.)
2015-16 NAIA-CCDCA Business Meeting Minutes

AACCA Cheerleading Safety Certification List


2016 ALL AMERICAN ROUTINES
 
 
 

 

IMPORTANT AWARDS DEADLINES
CHAMPIONS OF CHARACTER
Team Award - February 14, 2017
Individual Student Award - February 15, 2017

SCHOLAR-ATHLETE
Daktronics-NAIA Scholar-Athlete - February 15, 2017
NAIA Scholar Team Award - June 30, 2017

OTHER AWARDS


FORMS PAGE
Includes a full list of all NAIA National Awards

QUALIFYING COMPETITION INFO
2017 Groupings
2018 Qualifying Competition Bid Form


NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP QUALIFIER INFO

CDD Potential Qualifier Packet*
Local Host Site Information


See the current list of regular season events scheduled by individual institutions and submit your events online to be included. Questions contact Hannah Harmon, CCD Sport Manager

 


HELPFUL TOOLS & LINKS
Officials' Handbook
Officials Database
Officials Directory

Competition Report Form

All-American Certificates/Extra Plaques/Awards

 Timeline to National Championship 

AUG

SEP

OCT

NOV

DEC

JAN

FEB

MAR

APR 2017

<<  AUG 1 TO MAY 15 — NAIA maximum 24-week practice and competition season begins.  >>

Before their first competition, all new NAIA student-athletes must have their 
initial eligibility determined by the NAIA Eligibility Center

AUG 1 TO FEB 2017
At least three regular season competitions must be completed to be eligible for the National Championship

 

APR 1 -- 2017-18 Declaration of Intent due. 

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 Must attend a Qualifying Competition to be eligible for National Championship.

 2017 National Championship

 

** Note: “Should an institution that declares an intent to participate in NAIA postseason undeclare or fail to honor its declaration at any point after April 1, the institution will be fined $2,500. The institution will also be placed on suspension the following academic year and may not compete in NAIA postseason competition in the sport.”