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Cheerleading competition being hosted at the 2024 Hardin County Fair

The Hardin County Fair Cheerleading Competition is set to take place on Sunday, September 8, 2024, at the Hardin County Fair Grandstand. In case of rain, the event will be moved to Kenton High School. The competition, sponsored by the Hardin County Agricultural Society, Ohio State University Extension, Hardin County Family YMCA, and Warrior Athletics North, will begin at 12:30 PM.

Event Highlights:

  • Who Can Participate: School squads and USASF All Star squads are invited to compete in various categories. Participants can register for multiple categories, including Competition Routine, Game Day, Fight Song Only, Jump-Off, Tumble-Off, and Tuck-Off. Registration fees vary by category, with a base fee of $50 per squad for one category and additional fees for extra categories.
  • Age Divisions: The competition is open to participants from Tiny (2nd grade and under) to Large Varsity (9th-12th grade), including a special Super Senior division for graduates and above.
  • Awards: Trophies will be awarded to the top three squads in each category. The highest-scoring squad in each awards ceremony will be named Grand Champions and receive a trophy and $50.
  • Timeline:
    • 11:45 AM: Grandstand opens for squads and coaches
    • 12:00 PM: Grandstand opens for spectators
    • 12:20 PM: Competition warm-ups begin
    • 12:30 PM: Competition starts
    • Awards ceremonies will be held after the Tiny, Mini, and Youth divisions and again after the Middle School/High School divisions.

Registration Details:

  • Deadline: Registration forms, entry fees, squad rosters, and T-shirt orders must be postmarked by August 1, 2024. Late registrations may be accepted with an additional fee.
  • Entry Fees: $50 per squad for one category, $10 per squad for each additional category, and $5 per person for individual events like Jump-Off, Tumble-Off, and Tuck-Off.
  • Forms: All forms and payments should be sent to Jami Dellifield at OSU Extension, 1021 West Lima Street Suite 103, Kenton, OH 43326.

Additional Information:

  • Spectator Admission: Fair admission is $10 per person (ages 9 and up), and grandstand admission is $5 per person (ages 5 and up).
  • T-Shirts: Competition T-shirts can be pre-ordered for $15 or purchased on the day of the event for $20.

For more details, contact Jami Dellifield at 419-767-6039 or [email protected], or reach out via Facebook Messenger at Jami Cavinee Dellifield.

Join us for a day of cheerleading excellence and community spirit at the Hardin County Fair Cheerleading Competition!