- Watch Aussie Gold International Cheer and Dance Championships near Surfers Paradise

June 23, 2011 (PRLEAP.COM) Travel News
The Gold Coast is due to welcome the 2011 Aussie Gold International Cheer and Dance Championships in early July.
Set to take place at the Gold Coast Exhibition Centre, the event is an opportunity for the country's top dancers and cheerleaders to compete against one another in nine categories.
Among the prizes up for grabs are the best cheer, group stunt, hip-hop routine, jazz dance and modern or lyrical piece.
Awards are also on the line for the best use of pom poms, while mothers and fathers will have the chance to battle it out in the parents' cheer competition.
However, the organisers insisted the true purpose of the championships is to have fun.
"The real memories are created when getting ready with your team-mates backstage, meeting other athletes and letting your hair down after the competition," they explained.
Registration for the event costs between AU$65 and AU$95, with every entrant receiving a participation medal and the winners being given special grand champion jackets.
Proceedings are scheduled to take place on Friday July 8th and Saturday July 9th, running from 09:00 to 20:00 local time on each day.
Cheer and dance fanatics will find offers a huge choice of last minute hotels in Surfers Paradise, including a wide array of hotels near Gold Coast Exhibition Centre.
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