- Written by IFC
The 2nd Asian Cheerleading DanceSport Championships & Indonesia Open 2016 were successfully held on the 26-27 November 2016 at GOR Sumantri in Jakarta, Indonesia.
This was the first time for a major Pan-Asian event to be held in Indonesia under the banner of the World DanceSport Federation and the high standard of competition ensured this 2nd edition of the Asian Cheerleading DanceSport Championships built on the success of the inaugural event held in Bangkok, Thailand in 2015.
Medals were up for grabs in seven categories and divisions as follows; Cheerleading All Female, Cheerleading Mixed, Cheerleading Small Groups All Female, Cheerleading Small Groups Mixed, Cheerleading Doubles, Cheer Dance and Cheer Dance Doubles.
Japan continued their position as a dominant force in Asia securing five of the seven gold medals on offer, including a narrow victory over World Champions Thailand in Cheerleading Mixed. Philippines and Thailand each secured a gold from the remaining two gold medals on offer. Results can be found here.