Type: Dance


Gymnastic jumps, human pyramids and a lot of cool dance moves. Experience it all during the cheerleading course. Do you already have some experience with the sport? Join the USC team!

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Week 24

Cheerleading at USC

Cheerleading is a sport for both men and women, that mixes dancing and human pyramids!
Beginners course of 9 weeks, with 90-minute classes at Universum.
Experience the thrill of flying and being part of a trustworthy team.
No previous experience is needed. We learn everything from the basics.
Already a little experience? Join the USC team: Amsterdam Cheerleading Squad!


Amsterdam Cheerleading Squad

Become part of the cheerleading team for the whole study year! Perfect if you’re already a little experienced with cheerleading, gymnastics, or dance. Join the Amsterdam Cheerleading Squad and let’s go on an adventure.

Training days:

  • Tuesdays 19:00 – 21:00 at Universum
  • Thursdays 20:30 – 22:30 at Amstelcampus

Would you prefer some more information on how to join the team? You can contact:

  • Donya: +316 16277318
  • Asiah: +393 201445212 (Instagram: @asiahcapponi)

USC instructor

Cheerleading at USC is taught by Asiah Capponi.

Asiah is a student at the University of Amsterdam. She’s originally from Italy, where she has been part of Neon Athletics Cheerleading for four years as an athlete and a coach.

Asiah’s passion for the sport started in the US, side-line cheering at American Football matches. Now, her mission is to spread her cheerleading knowledge around and give other students the opportunity to discover its thrills.

Wear and gear

Wear comfortable clothing in which you can move easily and flexibly. Make sure to have a change of clean and comfortable sneakers to use inside the gym, and always have your hair tied.

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Subscribe preferably online by clicking on the ‘Check all courses!’ button above. If you decide to subsribe at one of our front desks, we will help you with your online purchase.

Cat. I: €60,- | cat. II: €82,- | cat. III: €110,-
Check in which category you’re in.

Starting dates courses*
Period 1: in the week of 11 September 2023
Period 2: in the week of 20 November 2023
Period 3: in the week of 12 February 2024
Period 4: in the week of 22 April 2024
*courses are available for purchase on the Monday 5 weeks prior to the starting dates above


USC Amstelcampus
Tweede Boerhaavestraat 10
1091 AN Amsterdam
(020) 525 80 75

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USC Universum
Science Park 306
1098 XH Amsterdam
(020) 525 89 55

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Categories shortened for full categories

Cat. I Students UvA and HvA, other Dutch day universities
Cat. II Employees UvA/HvA, alumni HvA, AUV-members UvA, other full time students of universities of applied sciences
Cat. III Anyone else