22nd ANNUAL PINK CHEERLEADING CHAMPIONSHIPS – December 10th & 11th, 2022 


SCHEDULE:  UPDATED SCHEDULE HERE - edited Nov. 29th

  • NEW 2-DAY EVENT!
  • The competition starts at 8:30 am, with warm-ups starting at 8 am.
  • Please be sure to NOT ARRIVE before 7:30 am! Doors will NOT OPEN before that.
  • Doors will be locked until this time in order to ensure a smooth start within the venue.  


ENTERING THE VENUE:
Athletes and spectators will access the competition venue from the NORTH side of the Oval (riverside) on the left corner. Please note there is NO entrance to the competition venue from within the Oval. Oval staff will direct people back out and under the Oval to access the North entrance. This entrance is wheelchair accessible.


ADMISSION: Cash is the ONLY form of payment accepted. There is a bank machine on-site in the lower lobby. 

  • $35 for a 2-day pass, $20 for a 1-day pass 
  • We are pleased to offer special pricing for Seniors (65&older) AND Youth (6-12 years old) 
    • ​$25 for a 2-day pass $15 for a 1-day pass 
  • Children 5 and under are free.


CONCESSION:  The Oval is pleased to have TRUFFLES provide a selection of hot and cold items.


LOCAL VENDORS: We are excited to have our featured vendor,
Total Spirit attend! They will have everything your cheerleader could possibly need. In addition, we will have other local vendors showcasing their amazing items! 


WHAT MAKES THIS EVENT SPECIAL?

  • Held in the amazing Richmond Olympic Oval (6111 River Road, Richmond BC), the speed skating venue for the 2010 Olympic Games www.richmondoval.ca
  • Plenty of seating and space to ensure everyone gets to watch all the teams they want to see AND a FAN ZONE in front of the competition mat to ensure all your families and fans get priority seating to watch their favorite teams—YOURS
  • We provide a full 42’X54’ sprung competition floor AND a full 42’X54’ non-sprung warm-up floor in addition to a non-sprung stunt mat AND a sprung tumble strip! Rest assured you will feel calm & relaxed in the warm-up!
  • We are proud to provide our Judges with video playback to help ensure correct deductions are given.  All teams are notified of any safety deductions or rule infractions BEFORE scores are submitted to the tabulation table so there are no surprises!
  • Pinnacle Cheer Events follows Cheer Canada rules and scoring guidelines for both All-Star and School teams.
  • Every athlete will get an individual award regardless of placement. The top 3 teams in each division will receive a banner.
  • Conveniently located only 10min from Vancouver International Airport for teams traveling from farther away.


PARKING:  

There are numerous paid parking lots surrounding the oval.  >>CLICK HERE TO VIEW THE PARKING LOT MAP<<


IN ADDITION, we have secured a city overflow parking lot located at CITY WORKS YARD. There are approximately 375 spots there. It is about a 15min walk away. 


EVENT PROGRAMS: 

We will not be selling event programs in an effort to save a few trees!  Please forward the FINAL schedule to your families.  There will also be video screens at the event with the schedule posted.

 

DRIVING DIRECTIONS:
From Victoria via Tsawwassen Ferry Terminal

  1. As you leave the Tsawassen Ferry Terminal you will be on highway #17.
  2. Look for signs to Highway #99 Northbound (approximately 7 minutes from the Ferry Terminal).
  3. Highway #99 goes through the George Massey Tunnel.
  4. After the George Massey Tunnel, stay on Highway #99 and take exit #36 (Westminster Hwy) which leads into the heart of Richmond, home to the City Center.
  5. Turn right on Gilbert.
  6. Turn left on Elmbridge.
  7. Turn right on Hollybridge.
  8. Turn left on River Road.


From Alberta, the Okanagan or Northern BC

  1. If you are traveling west on Highway #1 from Alberta, the Okanagan or Northern British Columbia the main junction for all will be near Hope.
  2. Once in Hope, follow highway #1 past Chilliwack and Abbotsford to Exit #66 in Langley.
  3. This leads to Highway #10.
  4. Follow Highway#10 to the exit leading to Highway #99.
  5. Follow Highway #99 through the George Massey Tunnel.
  6. After the George Massey Tunnel, stay on Highway #99 and take exit #36 (Westminster Hwy) which leads into the heart of Richmond, home to the City Center.
  7. Turn right on Gilbert.
  8. Turn left on Elmbridge.
  9. Turn right on Hollybridge.
  10. Turn left on River Road.


From Seattle

  1. Take Interstate #5 all the way to the Peace Arch US/Canada Border Crossing. Interstate #5 changes to Highway #99 once you have crossed the border into Canada.
  2. Follow Highway #99 until you pass through the George Massey Tunnel (approximately 25 minutes drive from the US/Canada Border Crossing).
  3. After the George Massey Tunnel, stay on Highway #99 and take exit #36 (Westminster Hwy) which leads into the heart of Richmond, home to the City Center.
  4. Turn right on Gilbert.
  5. Turn left on Elmbridge.
  6. Turn right on Hollybridge.
  7. Turn left on River Road.


For additional information please email: pinnaclecheerevents@gmail.com

PINK SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION

We are pleased to once again award a $1000 academic scholarship to a graduating BC cheerleader or dancer. 

CLICK HERE FOR THE APPLICATION FORM

The winner will be announced at the LAST AWARD CEREMONY on DAY 2.

Anyone who applies for this scholarship must compete in this competition and be present at the last award ceremony to win.