Fierce Board Terms

May 20, 2013
Fierce Board Terms
  • Common Fierce Board Terms
    • Arab - Arabesque OR arabian (Use the context or just ask if you're unsure of which one)
    • Aero - Arabesque
    • BHS - Back handspring
    • Bow/B'n'A - Bow & Arrow
    • BT - Back tuck OR basket toss
    • BTW - By the way
    • BWO - Back walkover
    • CP - Cheer princess OR cheer prince ("my CP" = "my child")
    • DH - Darling husband
    • Dub - Double
    • ETA - Edited to add
    • EP - Event Producer (NCA, CHEERSPORT, JAMfest, Athletic Championships, etc.)
    • Flip Flop - commonly known as BHS, popular term in Europe
    • FWO - Front walkover
    • Hand - Back handspring (ex. hand hand double = BHS BHS Double Full)
    • IAG - International all girl
    • IMHO - In my honest opinion or In my humble opinion
    • IMO - In my opinion
    • IOC - International open coed
    • Lib - Liberty
    • Mav - Maverick (same thing as a scale)
    • MB - Mental block
    • P.O. - Pull over
    • PF - Punch Front
    • PITA - Pain In The $#%$
    • PM - Private Message
    • RO - Round off
    • SOML - Story of my life
    • Scorp - Scorpion
    • SF - Stunt fall
    • Shimmy - Similar to a "like" on Facebook but way more Fierce
    • ST - Shoot through
    • Stretch - Heel stretch
    • Standing Back - Standing back tuck
    • Super Senior - an athlete who has graduated from HS, but is still eligible to cheer for another season. Each "super" represents a year after high school.
    • TBH - To be honest
    • TBPH - To be perfectly honest
    • TD - Touch down
    • TB - Tumble bust
    • TFC - Thanks for clarifying
    Gym Abbreviations
    • AC - American Cheer, CA
    • ACE - Originally Alabama Cheer Elite, now just ACE (AL, GA, TN, FL, MS)
    • ACF - Austin Cheer Factory, TX
    • ASR - All-Star Revolution, TX
    • BAS - Brandon Allstars, FL
    • CA - Cheer Athletics, TX
      • IBK - Itty Bitty Kitties, Tiny 1
      • Lkatz - Ladykatz, Open All Girl 6
      • Wcats - Wildcats, Int'l Open Coed 5
      • Fkatz - Fiercekatz, Int'l Open All Girl 5
    • CFO/CF1 - Cheer Force One, AL & MS
    • Cali - California Allstars, CA
    • CEA - Cheer Extreme Allstars, NC
      • SE - Senior Elite, Large Senior 5
      • SCE - Senior Coed Elite, Large Senior Coed 5
      • SJX - Small Junior X, Small Junior Coed 5
      • SSX - Small Senior X, Small Senior 5
      • JE - Junior Elite, Large Junior 5
      • JCE - Junior Coed Elite, Large Junior Coed 5
      • YE - Youth Elite, Large Youth 5
    • CFAS- CheerFactor All Stars, MA
    • CJA - Central Jersey Allstars, NJ
    • CSI - Cheer Station (Austin, TX)
    • CTR- Cheer Time Revolution (Cheer Perfection)
    • CVP - Central Valley Panthers, CT
    • EC - Elite Cheer, NE
      • ECS - Elite Cheer Stars, Small Senior 5
    • ECE - East Celebrity Elite, MA
    • ECN - East Coast Nitros, DE
    • GA - Georgia Allstars, GA
    • GBE - Green Bay Elite, WI
    • HPU - Hawaii Pacific University, HI
    • ICC - Illinois Cheer Company, IL
    • KE - Kentucky Elite, KY
    • JAS - Jersey Allstars, NJ
    • MO - Mississippi Outlaws, MS
    • NJSE - New Jersey Spirit Explosion (Cinnaminson, NJ)
    • PASE - Pennsylvania Spirit Explosion (Broomall, PA)
    • PCM - Pacific Coast Magic, CA
    • PS - Pro Spirit, TX
    • PSS - Pittsburgh Superstars
    • PT - Prime Tyme Athletics
    • Rays - Stingray Allstars, GA
    • RSA - Rock Solid Allstars, FL
    • SC - Spirit Central, MA
    • SF - Spirit Force, MD
    • SoT - Spirit of Texas, TX
    • SJS - South Jersey Storm, NJ
    • TC - Tribe Cheer, OK
    • TECC - The Elite Cheer Company, TX
    • TG - Top Gun, FL
    • Twisters - Maryland Twisters, MD
      • F5 - Large Senior 5
      • Cells - Supercells, Junior 5
    • UA - Ultimate Athletics
    • UC - University Cheer, TX
      • JAFO - Junior Air Force One, Junior Level 5 team from University Cheer
      • AFO - Air Force One, Senior Level 5 team from University Cheer
    • UofL - University of Louisville
    • UK - University of Kentucky
    • WC - World Cup Allstars, NJ
      • WCSS - World Cup Shooting Stars, Large Senior 5
      • Lites - World Cup Starlites, Large Junior 5
      • WCO - World Cup Odyssey, Medium Senior Coed 5
    • WE - Woodlands Elite, TX
    Cheer Industry
    • AB - America's Best, Competition Company
    • ACA - American Cheer Association, Competition Company
    • ASC - Allstar Challenge, Competition Company
      • BUTBT - Battle Under the Big Top competition held in Atlanta in December.
    • BATC - Battle at the Capitol, Coastal Cheer Competition in Washington, DC
    • BCA - The British Cheerleading Association
    • CheerPower/ACP - American Cheer Power, Competition Company
    • Cheersport (CS) - Competition Company (When someone refers to Cheersport as a competition, most times they are referring to Cheersport Nationals in Atlanta, Georgia)
    • COA - Cheerleaders of America, Competition Company
    • Coastal Cheer - Competition Company
    • Debbie Love - World Renowned Tumbling Specialist
    • EP - Event Producer (NCA, CHEERSPORT, JAMfest, Athletic Championships, etc.)
    • FC - Future Cheer, British Cheerleading Competition Company
    • GLCC - Great Lakes Championship Comany, Competition Company
    • IALC - Interantional All Level Championship, Varsity's version of Worlds for Levels 1-4
    • IASF - International All Star Federation
    • JamBrands - A partnering of many cheer related companys
    • Jamfest - Competition Company
      • Supernationals - Jamfest's Super Nationals in Indianapolis in January
    • NCA - National Cheerleaders Association, partly a Competition Company (When someone refers to NCA as a competition, most times they are referring to NCA Nationals in Dallas, TX)
    • Spirit Sports - Competition Company
      • BATB - Battle at the Beach competition held in Myrtle Beach in March.
    • U.S. Finals - JamBrand's version of Worlds for Levels 1-4
    • UCA - Universal Cheer Association, Competition Company (When someone refers to UCA as a competition, most times they are referring to UCA Nationals in Orlando, FL)
    • UKCA - United Kingdom Cheer Association
    • USA - Universal Spirit Association, Competition Company
    • USASF - United States All Star Federation
    • Varsity - Cheer centered organization
      • Jeff Webb - Owner of Varsity
    • Worlds - The Cheerleading Worlds held in Orlando, Florida
    • WSF - World Spirit Federation, Competition Company
    When Referring to a Teams Performance (ex. Twitter updates)
    • SB - stunt bobble
    • SF - stunt fall
    • TB - tumbling bust
    • TD - (tumbling) touch down
    • OOB - out of bounds
    • Omission - didn't throw complete pass (ex: round off or a bhs rebound instead of a full)
    Stunt Terms