WATERLOO, Ont. (July 7, 2015) – The 2015 Cheerleading program will officially launch with the opening of tryouts to be held on Sunday September 13th.
The tryouts, which are open to all student-athletes interested in earning a spot on the cheerleading roster, will run from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. and will be held at University Stadium.
IMPORTANT NOTE ABOUT MEDICAL INFORMATION:
- Incoming first year student athletes (including freshmen, transfer students, and Laurier students not in first year who have not participated in an interuniversity sport) are required to have completed by a physician, the Initial Health Assessment Form before he participates in an interuniversity sport, which includes the first try-out.
- Returning student athletes are required to complete the Veteran Athlete Health Assessment Form before he participates in an interuniversity sport, which includes the first try-out. This form updates the student athlete’s medical history over the past 12 months.
- Any athlete who has been prescribed with an asthma medication must have the prescribing physician compete the CCES - Abbreviated TUE Form (Therapeutic Use Exemption)
No athlete will be allowed to participate in the workouts until these forms are completed and submitted to the coaching staff. Please have them completed prior to arrival on September 13th to help ensure the sign-in process goes smoothly to allow for practice to begin promptly.
For first year student athletes, in the event that a medical cannot be arranged with your family doctor, please contact Jennifer Louth and there will be arrangements made to have a doctor at Wilfrid Laurier conduct the physical assessment. Please be aware that there is a charge for completing this process.