WE ARE BACK!
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FEB 12TH 2022
We are planning this next season under the current guidance of the Government of Saskatchewan and will still be subject to any policy changes that arise. We will continue to provide open communication and ensure that we work with all attendees to make this come back season one to remember (for all the right reasons)!
MANY Details are still to be confirmed as there are multiple changes in the industry, so please bear with us as we navigate the new landscape. Details below mostly carry over however, we will be making changes to better fit the current scenario at hand. If you have any questions in this early period please reach out to us and we will do our best to answer ASAP.
Thomas and Janessa Rath
Best of the West Cheerleading Owners
01 / ATMOSPHERE
Every second of the Best of the West Cheer and Dance Championships experience is designed to make each and every athlete feel like all the sacrifice and practice has been worth the effort. From the professional lighting to the huge digital screens, Best of the West is fun, full of energy and makes each athlete come off the floor feeling like rockstars
02 / ONE AND DONE
Best of the West Cheer and Dance Championships is a single day event jam packed with over 1450 athletes from across western Canada. Best of the West offers school, all star, demo, dance and specialty cheer divisions. Teams will have either a single run or two runs (depending on division) to see if they have what it takes to take home the prestigous Western Canadian regional title as "Best of the West".
Best of the West Cheer and Dance Championships is fully sanctioned by the Saskatchewan Cheerleading Association (SCA) and will be using SCA Judging. Click here for more information on scoring and rules. All Saskatchewan teams are required by the SCA to be current SCA members. Out of province teams must show proof of insurance to the event provider prior to competing.
03 / QUALIFIER
Best of the West Cheer and Dance Championships is a USASF/IASF Cheerleading Worlds Qualifying event in addition to the new major event Canadian Finals. Best of the West offers one Partial Paid ($5,000) and three At Large bids for Worlds (one for teams only in Non-Tumbling and Global Club Categories). Level 1-4 team are eligible to qualify for the Canadian Finals. There are only 30 teams from Canada eligible to compete for the coveted title!
To register, fill out the registration form and send it in along with payment to the address indicated within the form. You may also scan and email us the registration form. Your registration will not be considered complete until payment arrives. Dates are verified by post office date stamp or date email is received
Jan 8th, 2022
Crossovers are athletes who compete on one or more teams under your school or organization. At Best of the West Cheer and Dance Championships we have each athlete pay on a per team basis. Each athlete pays the athlete registration fee for each team they participate under your school/organization.
CANCELLATION POLICY (DATES TBD)
If your team needs to cancel their performance for an event please contact the Best of the West Cheer and Dance Championships office immediately. There is a non-refundable administrative fee of $75.00 per registered team. The following schedule will be used when determining the refund awarded for the remaining registration fee after the $75.00 administrative fee has been subtracted.
01 / Written request 10 weeks (Dec 4th, 2022) prior to the event: 100% of remaining registration fee.
02 / Written request 8 weeks prior (Dec 18th) to the event: 75% of remaining registration fee.
03 / Written request 5 weeks prior (Jan 8th 2022) to the event: 50% of remaining registration fee.
04 / Written request within last 5 weeks (Jan 9th 2022 onward): No refund of registration fee.
Refund will not be awarded for the cancellation of individuals due to the volume of participants. Substitutions may be permitted at no additional cost.
LATE REGISTRATION POLICY
If you have missed the registration deadline but wish to register you must first request a late registration. Upon approval you will incur a late registration penalty of 20% to the per athlete registration rate. (example: $50/pa regular rate would become $60/pa late rate)
STAY TO PLAY POLICY
Best of the West Cheer and Dance Championships is supported by the Regina Hotel Association and it’s members! As such, Best of the West Cheerleading has implemented an official “Stay to Play” policy. All traveling teams, or teams which require hotel bookings are to book with our host hotel or with another member hotel of the Regina Hotel Association. There are multiple hotels with varying prices and amenities to fit your needs. All Traveling teams must inform the Best of the West administration as to your accommodations for the event. We thank you in advance for your co-operation and understanding of our policy. For more information on the Regina Hotel Association, visit their website at www.stayinregina.com
Best of the West Cheer and Dance Championships is proud to work alongside the entire membership of the Regina Hotel Association. Through their membership of hotels, you will be able to find the accomodations that fit the needs of your team(s) and those traveling with you. When you are booking your accomodation, please ensure to let us know the details of your stay: which member hotel, how many rooms and how many nights. Having this information allows Best of the West to better serve you, so thank you for your cooperation!
(Formerly known as TRAVELODGE HOTEL AND CONFERENCE CENTRE REGINA)
If you are looking for the best rate, and a hotel that also has the best indoor waterpark in the city, you should book with our host hotel The Atlas Hotel (Formerly the Travelodge) on South Albert street. This hotel has recently made major renovations and has become an independent Hotel to better serve its guests (we LOVE supporting local businesses). Be sure to check out all their amenities, and look at the pictures of their gorgeous hotel. You will not be disappointed! The promotional rate of TBD at the Travelodge will be available until TBD. Make sure you reserve your rooms fast as these will not last long!
BOOKING CODE: TBD
Is your business looking for an opportunity to reach potential customers from across Canada West? Then look no further than Best of the West Cheer and Dance Championships. Best of the West Cheer and Dance Championships hosts vendors from across the western provinces looking to gain awareness or sales of their product(s) and/or services. With thousands of athletes and spectators from across the western provinces and booth locations near by the action, you can be assured you will gain valuable benefits from attending the event! For additonal information and detials on pricing, please review the vendor registration form. We can't wait to help your business succeed within our event!