More on the Titans Cheerleaders

The Tennessee Titans Cheerleaders are way ahead of the curve this season. They just posted headshots last week, and now they’re back with individual profile pages. Click here to meet the rookies, and catch up with the veterans!

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Update: Titans Cheerleaders Uniforms

Check out the new threads!
(Like I was going to wait for photos on the Titans website. Please – do I look like an amateur?)

So these are a few photos from the annual Jeff Fisher and Friends Softball Game, which took place last month at Greer Stadium. THis photo is from lcthedog’s album on Flickr. You want to see the rest? Get to steppin’.

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Titans Cheerleader Becomes a Lawyer

Sarah Goodyear
Titans Online

The Tennessee Titans Cheerleaders on Tuesday morning celebrated as their teammate, Jocey, officially became a lawyer.

joceytitansEntering her second year as a member of the Titans’ squad, Jocey is the first-ever Titans Cheerleader to achieve such a feat.

Excited about her future opportunities, Jocey says she “could not have achieved this dream without the support of her family, friends and fellow Titans Cheerleaders.”

Along with 50 other new lawyers who were formally introduced before the Tennessee Supreme Court on Tuesday, Jocey took an oath administered by Tennessee Supreme Court Justice Janice M. Holder to uphold both the United States and Tennessee State Constitutions.

Jocey, who received her B.A. from the University of Mississippi, recently received her Doctorate degree from the Nashville School of Law. After graduation and following a year of intense study, Jocey sat for the Tennessee Bar Exam in February. Her induction in front of the Tennessee State Supreme Court marked the culmination of years of hard work and dedication to her academics and career.

“It was both an exciting and emotional day as this marked the end of a long journey and the beginning of what will hopefully be a long, successful career,” Jocey said.

Jocey’s next step is becoming a lawyer for the Design Team L.L.C., a customized sign manufacturer out of Savannah, Tenn. She is thrilled to begin her new job with the Design Team and hopes to someday partner with her fellow legal colleagues to create her own practice.

Jocey looks forward to being both an active member in the field of law and on the football field, where she will cheer the Tennessee Titans to victory this season.

Titans Cheerleaders Arrive at Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort

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By Lindsey R.
Titans Online
May 25, 2009

Hello Titans fans from Destin, Florida!

We arrived at the fabulous Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort today at around five o’clock after a long, but fun bus trip. We all met early this morning excited and ready to go, but the rookies had a few things they had to do before getting on the bus.

This year we have eight amazing women who are new to our team and just for fun, they each had to perform one of the short routines we perform on the field in order to get on the bus. And once they got on the bus, they each had to tell one interesting fact about a veteran to receive their rookie sign. Now their rookie sign is not anything terrible. It’s a small sign they wear around their neck throughout the first month of training until they earn 10 stickers. The 10 stickers are given by the captains and the veterans when they see a rookie giving 110% and going above and beyond. It’s our way of letting them know we have noticed their hard work and to keep it up.

With such a long bus ride, the captains came up with several games to keep us entertained. One of the funniest activities we did was having each girl write down their most embarrassing moment. We then read them aloud and had to guess who it was. Needless to say, we learned a lot about each other! We also gave the rookies crayons and a piece of paper and they each had a few minutes to draw a picture of themselves. We then tried to guess who had drawn each picture and voted on who had the best artistic skills. And lets just say none of us are artists for a reason!

Throughout the drive, we also began giving hints to the rookies as to who their big sister would be during the season. Each rookie is paired with a second year member to guide her through the year. They will find out their big sister on Wednesday night, but we wanted to keep teasing them with clues until then.

Once we arrived at the resort, we all had about two hours to freshen up before meeting back up for dinner at the Marlin Grill. It was so nice to see everyone all dressed up because we normally see each other in practice clothes and tennis shoes. The dinner was amazing, complete with appetizers, a salad, and fabulous entrees. Our Director, Stacie Kinder, gave a great toast thanking all of our sponsors who traveled with us to Destin to help make our swimsuit calendar a success. And she also wished all of us good luck for when we step in front of the camera in the next few days.

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The night ended with a surprise from our Director and the resort. They took us outside for a picture and then announced they had a special fireworks display for us. The sky was lit up with fireworks choreographed to go along with some of the songs we performed to last year and during tryouts. It was such a nice treat and bigger than anything we could have imagined.

Tomorrow, women will have call times as early as 4 a.m. to get hair and makeup done before heading to the beach for a sunrise photo shoot. Other women will head to the marina to take picture on a yacht and there will also be a photo session at a waterfall. It will take a lot of hard work to make sure every picture looks its best, but it will also be a lot of fun.

Well, I’m off to bed. Check back everyday for a new blog as the Tennessee Titans Cheerleaders continue their trip in Destin creating the 2009 Tennessee Titans Cheerleader Swimsuit Calendar!

Lindsey R.

The Best Convention in Professional Cheerleading

All-Pro3 Inc, the company that produces the P-R-O Convention is excited to announce the All-Star line up of guest instructors for their 2009 Convention. Professional Cheerleaders and Dancers from all over the world travel to Atlanta to learn choreography from these instructors every year.

“We always like to add some fresh, new instructors each year to teach alongside our fabulous veteran choreographers” says Tracy Rutledge of All-Pro3. “Raquel Torres-Garcia will be joining us from the San Antonio Spurs, and Ken Martin from USA Pro Cheerleaders will also teach for us for the first time.”


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Rutledge boasts “We pride ourselves in showcasing actual Directors, Managers, and Choreographers who actively run pro teams. Their choreography is always usable and fan friendly, exactly what professional cheerleaders and dancers are looking to learn.”

P-R-O Instructors for 2009:

Tami Krause-NFL Minnesota Vikings & NLL Minnesota Swarm
Sandy Charboneau-NFL Tampa Bay Buccaneers
Raquel Torres-Garcia-NBA San Antonio Spurs
Alto Gary-NFL Houston Texans
Tamara Jenkins-MLS FC Dallas
Stacie Kinder-NFL Tennessee Titans
Ken Martin-USA Pro Cheerleaders
Brandii McCoy-NBA Charlotte Bobcats & ECHL Charlotte Checkers
Stephanie Jojokian-NFL Washington Redskins
Marla Viturello-AFL Philadelphia Soul & Philadelphia Pro Dancers
Shannon Kingsley-NFL Seattle Seahawks

Rutledge adds that “Our Convention continues to grow each year. Our sponsors such as the Line Up, Peavey hosiery, Satin Stitches, and Tech.Nitions, help make our event even more extraordinary each summer!”

The popular “Sideline Distraction Magazine” is a huge hit at the Convention. It features ‘Sideline Hotties’ from various teams and leagues in Professional Cheerleading. Last year, the coveted cover spot went to Crystal, from the NHL Tampa Bay Lightning Girls…who will it be this year? You’ll have to attend the P-R-O Convention to find out!

For more information and to register, visit www.allpro3.com or email allpro3@mac.com

Check out some galleries from last year’s convention.

The Sirens at Madison Square Garden

Last Saturday I made my first trip ever to NYC’s historic Madison Square Garden, which I will admit I found impressive. The New York Titans were hosting the Calgary Roughnecks. It was another chance to shoot the Titans Dance Team, The Sirens. And I ran into some old friends as well.

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Doris during a pre-game walk through

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Opening performance

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Amanda during player introductions

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Here are some former Phildaelphia Soulmates I ran into at the game. Second from left is Lindsay Rodolico. In the center is Lauren and on the far right is Gemma. So the question is what’s are these Philly Girls doing at MSG?

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Well, it seems after the Arena League suspended the 2009 season the Junior Soulmates reorganized themselves as the Platinum All-Star Dance Team. They were booked to perform at half-time. The dancers are in high demand. They’ll be performing at Sixers and Phillies games and maybe even at NASCAR in Dover.

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Director Christie Kirk and some of the Sirens in a fun shot.

More photos here. The lights are dimmed when the Siren perform, although there is a spotlight. Nevertheless, I didn’t get many good action shots.

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