From January to June the team trains in preparation for the football season. Once the season begins, the team is featured in the halftime show of the first game, with 300 performers from the Junior Eskimo Cheer Team, the Eski-Mini Cheer Team and the Eski-Ladies Cheer Team. The Cheer Team also travels to several away games and the Grey Cup each year.
In addition to these trips, the Dance Team travels to Myrtle Beach South Carolina to attend NCA Dance Camp in mid-August. This is a workshop geared toward the top dancers in North America which includes 4 days of intense dance training with some of the most talented choreographers in North America.
The Stunt Team travels to Dallas ,Texas for the NCA College Summer Training Camp & Competition in late July as well They receive 4 days of concentrated training from some of the elite cheer-athletes in North America and compete with some of the top college cheer teams in the USA.
The Edmonton Eskimo Cheer Team is proud to cheer on the green and gold throughout the season. Above and beyond the 10 home games, the team will perform at over 250 venues during the year representing the Edmonton Eskimos at community events, civic functions and corporate events. They are truly the ultimate volunteers, with the hundreds of service hours they give to so many community events.
For more information on how you can become part of one of the many programs the cheer team offers take a look at the Tryouts link and the Junior Teams link on this website. If you are interested in having members of the Edmonton Eskimo Cheer Team at one of your events, make sure you check out the Appearances link.