PAC ATHLETIC-PERFORMING ARTS TRAINING PROGRAM
Auxiliary Corp & Precision Allstar Cheer Performance Teams - The P.A.C. Competitive Auxiliary & Cheer Performance
Teams currently consists of auxiliary student-athletes from Atlanta Public Schools, Fulton, Clayton, Cobb and Dekalb County
Schools as well as Georgia Colleges and Universities. The Performance Teams consist of a fusion of baton twirling, dance,
cheerleading, flag/rifle/sabre twirling and tumbling. Teams perform a wide range of competitive baton twirling techniques,
winter/color guard techniques, cheerleading stunts, tumbling along with modern dance, jazz, ballet, liturgical, and hip hop
choreography. Precision Auxiliary Corp & Precision Allstar Cheer Performance Teams perform during NCAA, NFL &
NBA pre-games & half-time shows; major local, state, national & international parades & events. These Competitive
Auxiliary & Cheer Performance Teams also compete in local, state, national & international competitions.
Frequently Asked Questions
you wear to practice?
All candidates should wear a modestly cut black leotard with black or flesh colored tights
or white or black t-shirt and black shorts for marching auxiliary teams and cheer shorts and cheer fitted tee or tank for
allstar cheer teams. Tennis shoes, cheer shoes or appropriate dance shoes are required. No jewelry except for stud
earrings is allowed.
Requirements to become a member of a Precision Auxiliary Corp or Precision Allstar Cheer Performance
Teams:One time reg. fee of $30 and monthly fee of $40
All members of PAC Performance Teams are required to attend all auxiliary and cheer
clinics and camps in the Spring and Summer.
How much dance and cheer experience is required to be apart of
PAC Performance Teams?
As long as you have a passion and desire to learn, there is no required dance experience.
Dance techniques, styles and positions are taught at all levels.
What size batons and poles do you twirl and
spin? Batons sizes are based on students arm length and Poles sized based on students height at the elementary
and middle school levels.
All-Star Team uses batons the same length and flags on weighted 6' poles.
are the different auxiliary equipments that the Precision Auxiliary Corp Performance Team uses?
Corp Performance Team use batons, flags, rifles, sabers and pom-poms. (Rifle and sabers are only used at the advance and all-star
What is the cost associated with being a member of PAC Performance Teams?
is responsible for purchasing team performance uniform, matching warm-ups, shorts, T-shirts, bag, baton, pom-poms, practice
silk and pole. The price varies slightly each year and is estimated to be around $475 (fundraisers are in place to cover the
Who choreographs the different Marching Auxiliary and Cheer Performance Teams routines?
are responsible for choreographing routines at the recreational levels. The captains of the Auxiliary Teams choreograph and
teach the routines at the advance and all-star levels.
How many shows does PAC Performance Teams perform each season and
does it consist of traveling?The number of performances vary season to season, and Yes there is a lot of travel in-state
How many girls are selected each season for the PAC Performance Teams?There is no set number of
girls being added to teams each season because we operate year -round and have open enrollment. If you have a desire learn,
we will teach.
PAC Allstar Performance Teams - Only offered at the advance level for high school and college students.
To audition for the PAC Allstar Performance Teams, please submit a resume and video that features field shows as well as
any other performances that demonstrate the most advanced skills and knowledge. Auditions and video/resume submission deadline
I make the All-Star Team, do I have to tryout every year? How
are captains chosen for the Precision Auxiliary Corp and Precision Allstar Cheer Performance Teams? To be eligible
for captain, you must have performed with the team for at least a year. An application must be completed and submitted to
the PAC Directors & Coordinators. The applicant must go through an interview as well as choreograph and teach a small
group of current members a portion of a routine.
Yes. The purpose of returning members going through
the audition practice is to maintain the most current skill set.
All classes are offered at beginner, intermediate and advanced levels for all groups/teams. Sample of the classes offered:
- Tall Flag, Swing Flag, Rifles, Sabers and body movement to work
- Advanced understanding of basic drop spin and Peggy spin
- Advanced understanding of body movement
to perform in time while marching
- Vertical Tosses
- Double toss
Ballet, Modern, Hip-Hop, Lyrical, Liturgical
- Position Classes
- High Kicks
- Splits Front and side leaps
two, three, four baton, novelties, tumbling classes, strut and solo
- Toss Walk-over
- Toss Illusion (forward
and reverse on the right leg)
Spins (Horizontal & Vertical)
& 3 Baton Combinations
batons, Knives, Fire Knives
- Advanced understanding
of bodywork and dance combinations
on both legs
- Low stunt: liberty
- Walk up shoulder sit
- Shoulder sit
- Thigh Stand hitch
- Thigh Stand stretch
- Hitch (to the right)
- Ground up Liberty
- Hi Torch
- Roundup Scorpion
- Round Off Back Handspring Series + Pike, Layout, X Out
- Standing Back Handspring Series
+ Tuck, Pike, Layout, X Out