National Championships

30th March-1st April 2018 | International Centre, Telford

Future Dates: 19th-21st April 2019

Nationals 2018 will be the biggest ever! Schools, University and All-star competitions all under one roof! Returning to the International Centre in Telford, it is now a multi-hall event with increased seating capacity.

Event Photography

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ECU Bids

ECU Bids to Helsinki in June 2018 will be awarded for Junior & Senior Cheer Levels 4, 5R & 5 and Junior & Senior Dance Divisions.
Dance Duet bids will also be awarded, ECU competition venue and date TBA for duets.

Eligibility: English teams with a percentage perfection score of 85% or higher will be eligible. Age restrictions apply, please see https://ecueuropeans2018.fi/ for further information

Cash Prizes!

Cash Prizes will once again be awarded at Nationals!

The following cash awards will be available:

Schools
  • Highest Score: £150
University
  • Highest Score - Cheer: £150
  • Highest Score - Dance: £150
  • Highest Score - Stunt: £75
All-Star
  • Highest Score - Tiny/Mini Cheer: £250
  • Highest Score - Youth Cheer: £250
  • Highest Score - Junior Cheer: £250
  • Highest Score - Senior/Open Cheer: £250
  • Highest Score - Tiny/Mini Dance: £250
  • Highest Score - Youth Dance: £250
  • Highest Score - Junior Dance: £250
  • Highest Score - Senior/Open Dance: £250
  • Highest Score - Tiny/Mini Stunt: £125
  • Highest Score - Youth Stunt: £125
  • Highest Score - Junior Stunt: £125
  • Highest Score - Senior/Open Stunt: £125

Discounts/Offers

We are pleased to announce that we have been able to secure some exclusive Discounts and Offers for local Telford restaurants during Nationals weekend. To qualify simply show your BCA Spectator Wristband or ID Card when ordering!

For more information, please click here

General Schedule

Please note: Schedule is provisional and subject to change

Event Pricing

1st Routine
Per Athlete
Crossover
Per Athlete
Stunt Groups & Solos/Duets
Per Athlete
Early Bird Price
by 23rd January 2018
£20.00£10.00£15.00
On Time Price
by 6th February 2018
£25.00£12.00£20.00
Final Price
by 20th February 2018
£30.00£15.00£25.00

1st Routine
Per Athlete
Crossover
Per Athlete
Stunt Groups & Solos/Duets
Per Athlete
Early Bird Price
by 23rd January 2018
£30.00£20.00£25.00
On Time Price
by 6th February 2018
£35.00£22.00£30.00
Final Price
by 20th February 2018
£40.00£25.00£35.00

1st Routine
Per Athlete
Crossover
Per Athlete
Stunt Groups & Solos/Duets
Per Athlete
Early Bird Price
by 23rd January 2018
£40.00£20.00£30.00
On Time Price
by 6th February 2018
£45.00£22.00£35.00
Final Price
by 20th February 2018
£50.00£25.00£40.00

Any late entries, if accepted, will incur a £100 late fee in addition to the entry fees above.
To secure the price listed above, we must receive a fully completed entry form by 12:00 midnight on the corresponding date. Once your entry form has been checked and accepted, we will send you an invoice electronically. Please do not transfer any fees to us until you have received an invoice! Payment is due 72 hours after the invoice has been issued. Any failure of the above may result in extra fees being applied or your entry rejected. We may have to close the competition early if venue capacity is reached. Please plan early to avoid any disappointment.

Spectator Wristbands

Adult: £20.00 per day
Child*: £10.00 per day
Under 5: Free

Spectator wristbands will be on sale here until 3 days before the event or the event sells out, whichever comes first. Orders placed within 2 weeks of the event will not be posted but will be available to collect on the day. All wristbands are sold on a first come first served basis. *Child age is 12 and under

Coach Wristbands

Each programme will be allocated complimentary coach wristbands based on a ratio of the number of athletes entering the competition:
  • 2 Wristbands will be given for the first 20 competing athletes.
  • A further 1 additional wristband allocated for every 20 additional competing athletes up to a maximum of 10 free wristbands.
  • Example: 160 Athletes on the Team Roster = 9 Complimentary wristbands.
  • Additional Coach Wristbands can be purchased on the entry form at a cost of £40.00 per Wristband.

Athlete ID Cards

We take the safety and fairness of all athletes seriously and will never ask you to sign a Medical or Liability Release form to waive our responsibility. To ensure everyone is registered and competing in the correct age category, all athletes are required to hold an up to date BCA ID Card.

By entering a BCA Competition you acknowelege that you have read and accepted our competition policies and rules. Please note all schedule/timings are provisional and subject to change. If you would like any further information please contact the office on 030 3344 5566 or info@cheerleading.org.uk