Cheerleading is a high impact sport made up of elements from dance, acrobatics, tumble and gymnastics.
Whilst created in the USA in 1898, the last 30 years have seen a massive increase in popularity and standard in the U.K.
Sport Chair: Lucy King
Governing Body: Sportcheer Scotland
Upcoming Cheer Events
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Meet your Sports Chair
Lucy has been at the forefront of Scottish Student Cheerleading, by heading the committees first responsible for delivering the Scottish Student Cheerleading Championships, alongside getting cheerleading SSS recognition. At University of Strathclyde cheerleading team, Lucy both competed and held various committee positions, and wanted to help the sport grow.
Alongside Fiona Barclay (current Vice-Chair), Lucy won Sports Union Volunteers of the Year at the Strathclyde University Star awards for her efforts within cheerleading, as well as SSS Sports Volunteers of the year award in 2019/20. The future of Scottish student cheerleading is dynamic, and Lucy can’t wait to be at the forefront!
SS Cheer Development Group
Lucy is supported by excellent volunteers in the delivery of SS Cheer:
- Fiona Barclay (Vice Chair)
- Louise Mencnarowski (Secretary)
- Gemma Robertson (Treasurer)
- Beki West (Volunteer Coordinator)
- Cian Gullen (Publicity & Promotions 1)
- Rebecca McQueen (Publicity & Promotions 2)
The Procurement Officer role is still vacant on the SS Cheer Development Group for 2022-23. If you’re interested in this (see below), please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Scottish Governing Body of Sport
2017-2018 Results and Archived