Category Archives: Dance Team

The Switch Firebird

Grace Gerring, a former member of the 14-time National Championship–winning University of Minnesota Dance Team, shows off one of the … Continue reading

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The “I” in Team

You’re used to dancing solos at competition, but now you’ve been cast in a large group piece. Or maybe you’re … Continue reading

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Aye, Aye, Captain!

After surviving your rookie year, paying your dues and dancing your heart out, you’ve finally snagged that highly coveted spot … Continue reading

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“My Teammates Are Letting Me Down”

Being on a dance team comes with a lot of perks: You get tons of performance opportunities and, often, a … Continue reading

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Practice Makes Perfect

When I first joined my college dance team, I’d never picked up a pair of poms. In fact, the high-energy, … Continue reading

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Get Your Pom On

Learn a combo from the University of Memphis Dance Team’s 2012 Nationals pom routine. The University of Memphis Dance Team won … Continue reading

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