Brooklynn Lily from Cheer Extreme Allstars is only 13 years old and has already become a very well-known cheerleader. Her incredible flexibility, great tumbling skills, and performance ability have drawn tens and thousands of followers from all around the world.
We let our Instagram followers ask Brooklynn questions and here are the answers!
Name: Brooklynn Lily Kucirek
Years in cheerleading: This will be my 4th season coming up!
Current teams (2020-2021): Cheer Extreme Allstars Crush, C4 and Youth Elite
Quick “this or that” questions
Stunting or tumbling? Stunting
Baskets or pyramids? Baskets
Level 4 or level 6? Level 6
Practice or competition? Competition
Time for questions from followers!
When did you start cheerleading and why?
I started Pop Warner cheerleading when I was 7 years old because it was at my school and my mom coached. At age 9 I, went to Allstar cheerleading because I outgrew Pop Warner.
What skill took you the longest to get?
Double whip double
How did you learn to do a needle? Any tips?
I stretched everyday and still do! You can check my YouTube channel (Brooklynn lily) for tips.
What’s your favorite body position?
Needle and scale
What’s the hardest skill you have done?
Double whip double
What’s your favorite competition?
When will you be eligible to try out for Worlds teams?
This upcoming season (2021-2022)!
What Worlds team would you want to be on and why?
Senior Elite because it’s my dream team!
What’s your favorite team you’ve ever been on and why?
Youth Elite because I felt like I could be myself and be a leader
Describe cheerleading in one word
What are your goals in cheerleading?
I want to cheer in college and get a business degree and open up my own business, like a cheer gym or doing choreography.
Any advice for others reading this interview?
Work hard to be better every day!
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