What Do I Do If My Bow Or Shoes Flies Off At Competition????

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  1. scachick101

    scachick101 I'm new. Don't Hurt Me

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    Help!

     
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    MissBee Slow your roll, Sparkle.

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    Smile and keep going.
     
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    cheerheart4life Slow your roll, Sparkle.

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    For high school, don't touch it. Don't throw it or move it. Allstar, you can either throw it off or put it back on (only of you have nothing to do like running tumbling before or after a pass). I always tie my shoelaces SUPER tight because this has happened to me and I had to fly on my sock!
     
  4. ChoreographyInTheBack

    ChoreographyInTheBack I think I can mix Cheer Music

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    No you need to move it for high school, because if it's stepped/stunted/tumbled over, it's a deduction.

    Shoes- Throw it. Off the stage.
    Bow- Put it in your top and keep going.
     
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    FamousxMindset Slow your roll, Sparkle.

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    Tie your shoe/ ponytail tighter? that might be beneficial . . .
     
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  6. cheerheart4life

    cheerheart4life Slow your roll, Sparkle.

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    Oh! Ha I thought you got one of someone touched it! Gotcha!
     
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    INeverStopCheering I think I can mix Cheer Music

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    DO NOT try to throw a bow off stage. It will fly two feet and still be in the way. Also, do not put the ponytail holder on your wrist, then it's jewelery and you may get a deduction. As previously stated, stuff it down your top and keep going
     
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  8. kickdblcj

    kickdblcj Slow your roll, Sparkle.

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    Also dont take the other show off, its a deduction if you take it off.
     
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    ang_k_ I'm an announcer on CBS for Worlds (or should be)

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    I'm sure we all learned that at Worlds this year!
     
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  10. kickdblcj

    kickdblcj Slow your roll, Sparkle.

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    SUUUUURRRREEEE did
     
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    alexamarysouza Slow your roll, Sparkle.

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    everybody's pretty much said everything, but with the bow, my old coaches always told us that if there's one fallen out and you're hidden enough to pick it up, or can smoothly do it without making it obvious, then pick it up and stuff it in your skirt.
    I cannot tell you the countless numbers of pictures we would find at competitions where there were professional photographers of me with a bow sticking out of my skirt because some girl did a janky job of tying her bow in. like, tie it through your hair bands if you don't think it'll stay. I mean come on.
     
  12. alexandra_ashleigh

    alexandra_ashleigh I'm an announcer on CBS for Worlds (or should be)

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    I still dont understand the logic of taking the other shoe off...
     
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    bobbijean13 I named my pet Sir Fierce-a-lot

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    its always the cheerleader wearing socks that arent white that loses their shoes
     
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  14. mdmetromom

    mdmetromom Best Flyer.. on a parent team

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    Feeling uneven in your tumbling?
     
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    AllstarObsession Slow your roll, Sparkle.

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    i have lucky socks taht I have to compete in, one is bright blue and the other is hot pink. I stuff them down in my shoes so you can't see, but thats something that would happen to me.

    Also, semi related. At Jamz nationals this year, I tried to compete in little no show socks (NOT my lucky socks, and we dropped a stunt that day) and they were too slippery so I took them off in the warm up room and just threw them away...
     
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