Play By The Rules!
TEAMDance Illinois abides by the National Federation of High School Spirit Rules. These rules are established and updated annually to maintain the sound traditions of this sport, encourage sportsmanship and minimize the inherent risk of injury.
2014-2015 NFHS Spirit Rule Book – All coaches should be familiar with the NFHS Spirit Rules Book. Reach out to your school administration if you have not received a book, or you can purchase one directly from NFHS by clicking here.
Email us!! Coaches may email firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions they may have regarding specific rules and situations. Videos are accepted (and encouraged) to help visualize stunts.
Please note; we can only clarify rule interpretations for teams competing with TEAMDance Illinois.
Additional Helpful Documents: Other general rules and regulations for competition are outlined in the 2014-2015 TDI Competition and Membership Manual. All coaches should become familiar with the TDI Penalty Sheets and review the How to Guide for Day of Competition. This guide walks you through a typical competition day. Find them on our Forms Page.