Visitor Info: Competitive Cheer & Dance National Championships

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Event Name:

5th Annual NAIA Competitive Cheer and Dance National Championships
Date(s): March 12-13,2021
Hosts: Ann Arbor Sports Commission
Where: Eastern Michigan Convocation Center
Format: 12 dance teams & 12 cheer teams qualify, with announcement on Feb. 28th, 2021 at 5 p.m. CT 
History: The NAIA is the only athletics association to offer a national championship in this sport. Competitive Cheer and Dance became the 24th and 25th National Championships in the history of the Association, announced April 16, 2016 at the 75th annual NAIA National Convention in Kansas City, Mo. Competitive Cheer and Dance is the first to earn national championship status in the NAIA in a span of 22 years – NAIA Women’s Golf became a championship sport prior to the spring of 1995. 
Schedule of Events:


The order of competition for the Preliminary Rounds will be announced Feb. 28, 2021 with the qualifiers announcement. 

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