Special Programs

University of Louisville Cheerleading




GymTyme is home to the University of Louisville Coed and All Girl cheerleaders!  

The University of Louisville cheerleaders, led by GymTyme owners James Speed and Misty Hodges, are recognized in the cheer community as one of most elite college programs in the country. With a rich history of greatness, passion, and an unyielding drive to succeed, the UofL cheer program has proven to be a perennial powerhouse. 

GymTyme has a special relationship with the UofL cheerleaders as we share a coaching staff, we are home to the majority of their practices and we are proud to have trained numerous athletes to become UofL Cheerleaders.

The University of Louisville Spirit Group hold more national titles than any other sport offered at the University.

Large Coed - 16 tyme NCA Collegiate National Champions    
1985 1986 1989 1992 1994 1996 1998
1999 2003 2004 2005 2007 2008 2009
2011 2016          
All Girl - 13 tyme NCA Collegiate National Champions    
1998 1999 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005
2009 2011 2012 2014 2015 2016  
Small Co-ed - 10 tyme NCA Collegiate National Champions    
2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011
2013 2014 2015        


Are you ready to be part of the Cardinal Dynasty?

Check out our Clinic Page for College Prep Clinic dates.

2016-2017 Tryout Dates

  • Thursday, May 12, 2016, 8:00 PM: GymTyme All Stars
  • Friday, May 13, 2016, 3:30 PM: GymTyme All Stars
  • Saturday, May 14, 2016, OFFICIAL TRYOUT: Time TBA Cardinal Arena, UofL Campus
    Athletes will be assigned a time for Saturday during Thursday and Friday's tryout practices.
  • Sunday, May 15, 2016, FIRST TEAM PRACTICE: Morning, GymTyme All Stars
    Athletes will be free to go home Sunday afternoon. 

What you'll need to bring:

  • A letter of introduction with a headshot or full body shot attached. (These pictures will not be returned.)
  • $40 tryout fee (Cash only and non refundable)
  • A copy of current medical insurance
  • A reference letter or letter of recommendation from a former coach or mentor.

All of these items are mandatory to participate.



If you have any questions regarding the University of Louisville Cheer Program feel free to call GymTyme’s front desk (502) 365-4811

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