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SI.com: Sidewinder Action

Sports Illustrated has a great set of photos of this year’s AFL Arizona Rattlers Sidewinders dance team. Click here to see the team in action at US Airways Center!

Brittany is the Dream Team Sidewinder

Congratulations to Brittany of the Arizona Rattlers Sidewinders who will be representing her squad at Arena Bowl XXVI in Orlando next month.

[Arizona Sidewinders]

2013 Sidewinders Dance Team

The Arizona Rattlers (AFL) have updated their website with a new team poster and GINORMOUS individual headshots of this season’s Sidewinders Dance Team. Click here to see who is on the team!

Brittany is a 3rd year veteran on this year's team

Sidewinders Prep Classes – New Dates

Heads-up Arizona girls. The Arizona Rattlers dance team, the Sidewinders, has added some additional prep class dates. One of them is TONIGHT! Click here for details

Audition Alert! AZ Rattlers Prep Classes

Get a leg up on the competition!

2012 Sidewinders

Click here to check out new photos of the 2012 Arizona Rattlers Sidewinders dance team!

2012 Sidewinders

After a competitive audition process, the AFL’s Arizona Rattlers have selected 18 members to their Sidewinders dance team. Congratulations!

Check out the headshots

Audition Alert for Phoenix Girls!

Auditions for the Arizona Rattlers Sidewinders Dance Team are just around the corner! Do you have what it takes? Click here to learn more about the team!

Click to download fill size flyer

Sidewinders Prep Classes Start this Week!

Hey Arizona girls! Auditions for the AFL Arizona Rattlers dance team, the Sidewinders, are coming up in January. Get ready to impress the judges by attending the team’s first audition prep class on Thursday, October 27th. Current Sidewinders Dancers will be teaching a game routine, across-the-floor combos, a brief warm-up and basic conditioning. Sidewinders Dancers will be available to ask questions and provide audition tips. Don’t miss out!

~Sidewinders Prep Class #1~
Date: Thursday, October 27th
Location: US Airways Center, Suns’ Practice Court
Parking: Free Parking available in the attached parking garage. Use the south/east doors on Jefferson to enter the building.
Registration: Begins at 6:30pm (all participants must sign a waiver and under 18 must have a parent’s signature to participate)
Class Time: 7:00 – 9:00pm
Cost: $20 (cash only)
Attire: Comfortable workout/dance attire, non-marking shoes

Registration 6:30-7:00
Warm-up 7:00-7:15
Across-the-floors 7:15-7:30
Learn routine 7:30-8:30
Conditioning/Abs 8:30-8:45
Audition Info (Q&A) 8:45- 9:00

Click here for additional information

Vote for the best pro dance team in Arizona!

I just heard from the Arizona Rattlers Sidewinders that they’ve been nominated for the best Arizona Cheerleaders/Dance Team. They’re up against some tough competition, so Click here and cast your vote!

[Click here to check out the Sidewinders on AZRattlers.com]

The Arizona Rattlers Sidewinders are the AFL Dance Team of the Year

The AFL End of the Year Awards were announced last month. Included in the categories for which teams are honored is the “Best Dance Team.” Congratulations to Director Brandy Daimwood-Bouchy, Co-Director Angie Baker and her Arizona Rattlers Sidewinders for earning this honor.

Arizona Rattlers Sidewinders - AFL Best Dance Team for 2011

Arizona Rattlers Sidewinders - AFL Best Dance Team for 2011

Spokane Shock Dance Team - 2nd Place

Spokane Shock Dance Team - 2nd Place

Philadelphia Soulmates - 3rd Place

Philadelphia Soulmates - 3rd Place

[AZ Rattlers Sidewinders]

[Spokane Shock Dance Team]

[Philadelphia Soulmates]

Brianne is the Dream Team Sidewinder



Congrats to second-year Sidewinder Brianne who will represent her squad on the Arena Bowl XXIV Dream Team.

[Arizona Sidewinders]

Angie Baker Selected to Direct Arena Bowl XXIV Dream Team

The Arizona Rattlers’ Sidewinders co-director, Angie Baker, was selected by the Arena Football League to direct the 2011 Arena Bowl XXIV dancers, the Aaron’s “Dream Team”.

The team will consist of one dancer from each AFL team that will perform in the pregame festivities, during the Arena Bowl and will assist in the presentation at the AFL awards banquet. Baker will be responsible for music and choreography for the dream team as well as coordinating its events in the host city.

The host location of the Arena Bowl is to be determined.

Angie has been involved in the cheerleading and dance industry for almost 20 years. She cheered professionally for 6 years, 4 of those with the Arizona Rattlers. During her time as a Sidewinder, Angie represented the Rattlers at the Arena Bowl in 2007 and at the Talladega International Speedway as part of the AFL’s Dream Team.

Angie was an Arizona Cardinals Cheerleader from 2008-10 and performed at the Super Bowl in Tampa FL. She was also a member of the Arizona Cardinals Show team and had the opportunity to travel to Ft. Hood and perform for the military and their families. She is a veteran Cheerleading Instructor and Judge for USA and stays busy with competitions and dance/cheer events year-round.

SI.com: Arizona Rattlers Dance Team

The Sidewinders, dance team for the Arena Football League’s Arizona Rattlers, are featured on Sports Illustrated this week. Click here to check out the photos!

Check out the Sidewinders’ individual profiles here.

Rattlers Announce New Dance Team

Rattlers Announce New Dance Team: MyFoxPHOENIX.com

My Fox Phoenix

PHOENIX – They keep the crowd energized during the games. The Arizona Rattlers have just announced their new dance team.

On Sunday, the 2011 Arizona Rattlers Sidewinders were chosen at Casino Arizona. The Sidewinders are the official dancers for the arena football team.

Auditions were held, and 18 of the best dancers were selected. Fans of the Rattlers and the women’s families came out to support them.

The Arizona Rattlers Sidewinders is one of the longest running dance teams in the arena football league.