WATCH: UAAP Cheerdance 2019 teasers and cheer tutorials
MANILA, Philippines – It's cheerdance time once again!
As always, prepare to be amazed as 8 collegiate teams go all out in the UAAP Season 82 Cheerdance Competition on Sunday, November 17, 2 pm at the Mall of Asia Arena.
Last year, the NU Pep Squad reclaimed the cheerdance crown with a flawless Dia de los Muertos-inspired routine. The FEU Cheering Squad was also successful in its quest for a podium finish, coming in at 2nd place, while the 2017 champions Adamson Pep Squad finished 3rd last year.
This season, the defending champions got lucky with the draw as they landed the prime performance spot. (LOOK: UAAP Season 82 Cheerdance order of performance)
JUST IN. Check out the official order of performance for the #UAAPSeason82 Cheerdance Competition on November 17 at the Mall of Asia Arena! #UAAPCDC2019 https://t.co/MxorAGq0MU pic.twitter.com/hg5gg6wEL5— Rappler Sports (@RapplerSports) September 25, 2019
Hashtags to remember
Just like in previous years, teams released their own hashtags days before the competition to hint their routine themes and for the fans to show their support on social media.
In 2018, cheerdance fans and spectators dominated Philippine and worldwide Twitter trending topics with their reactions. (READ: School spirit overflows as UAAP Cheerdance 2018 dominates Twitter)
Here is a list of hashtags to use for the cheerdance competition this year:
Feel the hype yet? Volumes up and get ready to cheer loud and proud as we show our school spirit in this year's UAAP Cheerdance Competition:
Adamson Pep Squad
Ateneo Blue Babble Battalion
DLSU Animo Squad
FEU Cheering Squad
NU Pep Squad
UE Pep Squad
UP Pep Squad
SIX DAYS LEFT!— UP Maroons (@UPMaroons) November 11, 2019
The UP Varsity Pep Squad finally released this year's how-to-cheer video through their official page!
You may use the lyrics below as a guide.
The traditional CDC send-off and pep rally happens tonight, 07:00pm, at the UP Gym! Bring your UP ID/Form 5.#UPFIGHT pic.twitter.com/Wm6Nl0NeKg
UST Salinggawi Dance Troupe
Tigers! Get ready to stand as #OneFORESTpaña as the UST Salinggawi Dance Troupe and the UST Yellow Jackets teach us the cheer for this year’s #UAAPCheerTutorial2019!— TOMCAT-UST (@TOMCATust) November 10, 2019
Catch them live on November 17, 2019 at the Mall of Asia Arena as they own the stage at the #UAAPCDC2019! pic.twitter.com/ypqNhymuuC
– Kaye Cabal/Rappler.com