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What Are Basic Cheerleading Motions?

Learn basic cheerleading motions from UCA instructor Ashley Cowan of Varsity.com in this Howcast video.

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Here are the basic cheer motions that you need to know. High V, low V, C, punch, touchdown, daggers, clap, clasp and K. Now, when you're doing your motions, you want to do them quick. We call this, being sharp.

You also want to squeeze your entire body. We call this being tight. Also, you want to check to make sure that your motion placement is good. You can do this by looking in a mirror. Now, once you know all of the motions, you could practice being sharp and tight by doing your motions to counts. Here we go.

Ready, five, six, seven, eight. One, two, three, four, five, six, seven, eight. One, two, three, four, five, six, seven, eight. And those are the basic cheer motions.

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