Spirit Elite cheerleaders from Uckfield got the new competition season off to a flying start at the weekend.
Forty-eight competitors in ten squads came away from the British Cheerleading Association competition, at the K2 Crawley, with five first places, one second, one third, one fourth, one fifth and one sixth place.
Bexx Boutle the owner of RB Arts Academy which runs Spirit Elite was delighted. She said: “We are beyond proud of each and every one of our athletes who did so well. For some this was their first competition.”
Bexx praised coach Cindy White who put together “amazing” stunt routines, as well as assisting with main routines, and coach Abi Key for her calmness and support.
The Spirit Elite results were:
- Youth Level One Stunt Squad – 1st division champs
- Youth Level Two Stunt Squad – 1st place division champs
- Junior Level Two Stunt Squad – 1st place division champs
- Junior Level Four Stunt Squad – 1st place division champs
- Senior Level One Stunt Squad – 1st place division champs, and hit zero
- Senior Level Two Stunt Squad – 2nd place
- Youth Level One Team – 4th and hit zero
- Junior Level One team – 3rd and hit zero
- Senior Levels One and Two took 5th and 5th places.
The next competition takes place at the Copper Box Arena in London on February 15 and 16.
More pictures from the weekend can be seen below:
• Contact details for RB Arts Academy can be found 24/7 in our Uckfield Directory. Look for the name or search in categories for Cheerleading, Children’s Activities, Dance, Drama, and Musical Theatre.