Our wonderful and talented VELOCITY staff have the knowledge, experience, and love for the sport of cheerleading that cannot be matched. All of our staff have exstensive background and awards in the sport of cheerleading, tumbling and dance. We take pride in assisting our athletes in pursuing higher education while staying involved with their passion. The memories, experiences and lasting friendships are priceless. We take great pride in keeping up with the latest trends of this wonderful sport and take great pride is seeing the smiles on our students faces when they accomplish their goals. All of our staff is certified in CPR, first aid, AACCA and USASF.
Audra has over 23 years of cheerleading experience having begun her cheerleading career in 1986 right here in Antioch Ca. with Antioch youth football.
In 1992 she left AYF and cheered for East County Youth Football's very first year where she cheered there for the next 3 years. In 1995 she began her coaching career Jr. coaching at ECYF.
Audra continued her career cheering at Cheergyms.com (formerly Pyramids Inc.) All-Star cheerleading gym, Visions Elite All-Stars and Cheergyms.com College All-star team Level 6 and International Open Level 6.
Audra continued her cheer career all the way to 2006 where she was forced due to an injury to hang up her uniform.
In 1992, 1993 and 1996 she was appointed All American at cheer camp and invited to London for the New Years Parade.
In 1996 to 2002 Audra started and ran the cheerleading squad at Black Diamond Middle School in Antioch Ca. leading them to 7 National titles. Some of her older students have gone on to be Raideretts and 49er Gold Rush Girls.
In 2000-2002 Audra was part of the UCA Camp staff specializing in stunting and motions. "Working with UCA was one of the greatest memories ever."
In 2001 Audra earned her Judging certification for local and regional competitions.
Audra is CPR & AED certified, AACCA Certified and USASF certified
Audra also has a Hip hop, Jazz and Lyrical dance background having danced with Judy's Dancers Elite, Melodies Dance studio and LTW Dance and Performing Arts. With "LTW" Audra performed, by an invitation by John Brenden, to open Brenden Theaters at The Palms in Las Vegas and with Travis Tritt at the country festival at the Laguna Secca Raceways.
2008-2012 Audra coached at Xtreme All-Stars (Team X) in Antioch as cheerleading coach for levels 1-5.
"Coaching cheer is my passion. I am very fortunate to live my dream every day and do what I absolutely love to do, I am so blessed and I will do it until I can't anymore. Where can you see kids strive to perfection and walk away with a smile on their face when they do? I love to see the growth in our kids!" ~Coach Audra
Alex started cheerleading in Brentwood, Ca for a youth cheer program at the age of 9 and cheered there for 2 years. She went on to compete in Allstar Cheer where she was trained under coach Audra for 2 years. After getting compliments from various gymnastics coaches on her tumbling, she then took 2 years off from cheer to train and focus on working on advancing her tumbling skills and competing. Missing cheer in 2012 she tried out for and made Liberty High School’s Varsity Cheer team as a freshman. In 2013 Alex was invited to join Cheergyms.com and be a part of their international level 5 cheer team “Pride” with which she recently competed at the 2014 Cheerleading World’s Championships. She is currently competing in Gymnastics in Tumbling and Trampoline as a level 9 powertumbler and has won various 1st place medals for tumbling competing as part of Springtime’s Tumbling & Trampoline national competition team.