San Diego News
- Written by San Diego Newscape
- Category: Sports News
- Published: 18 March 2014
San Diego, California - Now is the time for all potential Charger Girls to begin preparations for open auditions on Sunday, April 6 at the University of San Diego’s Jenny Craig Pavilion.
Registration and check-in begins promptly at 9 a.m., followed by a preliminary dance audition at 10 a.m.
The day-long dance audition welcomes more than 400 hopefuls annually from across the nation and overseas, each of which seek 28 coveted positions. The Charger Girls are known as one of professional sports’ most talented and respected cheer and dance teams.
Applications are only available online at www.chargers.com and applicants must be at least 18 years old. The application along with a $20 registration fee should be submitted via mail or hand-delivered no later than April 2 for pre-registration status. Women are encouraged to send a 5x7 (or larger) headshot and/or full body shot with their application. Walk-ups will be accepted at the door with a $25 registration fee. Please make check or money order payable to e2k.
Applicants are required to wear a two-piece and flesh colored nylons/hosiery as well as jazz, dance or athletic shoes. Applicants should arrive early and bring plenty of fluids and a light snack.
Judges will be looking for the brightest young talent with dance ability, crowd appeal and showmanship. Finalists can expect an interview and final dance audition during the week following the audition. Team members must have flexible schedules for twice-weekly rehearsals, games and public appearances prior to and during the season.
For more information, visit www.chargers.com/charger-girls.