NEWS: USASF Announces Revised 2017-18 Age Grid
There was no minimum age for the Tiny, Mini, Youth and Junior divisions, but after listening to feedback from the cheerleading community, a minimum age has been set for each division. See the 2017-18 official USASF Age Grid below.
2017-2018 USASF Age Grid
|Tiny||5 - 6 years old|
|Mini||5 - 8 years old|
|Youth||5 - 11 years old|
|Junior||5 - 14 years old|
|Senior (non-Worlds Divisions)||10 - 18 years old|
Another new change to the 2017-2018 Safety Guidelines is that in addition to the current rules, Tiny Pre-Teams (ages 3 to 6 years old) will also be allowed to compete. In years past, teams in this division have only been able to exhibition.