Author Bio


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MediaBlock-webFlavia Berys is an experienced judge and organizer for professional cheerleading auditions worldwide.

ESPN's Outside the Lines, The Wall Street Journal, The New York Post, Inside Edition, BBC World News Radio, BBC World News Magazine, Cosmopolitan Magazine, Fox 6 San Diego, CW6 San Diego, KFMB Channel 8 San Diego, Muscle & Fitness Magazine, Woman’s Digest, The La Jolla Light and other media have featured stories about Flavia’s involvement in the world of dance and cheerleading.

Her 20-year involvement in the sport includes three years as a UCLA Cheerleader, five years as an instructor for the Universal Cheerleaders Association (UCA), and two years cheering professionally for the NFL as a San Diego Charger Girl before taking her cheerleading career behind the scenes.

Flavia coordinated the promotional appearances and transportation logistics for the 2002 and 2003 NFL Pro Bowl cheerleading programs in Honolulu, Hawaii, where she had the opportunity to meet and work with cheerleaders from almost every NFL football team as an Associate Producer for e2k Sports.

She was also hired by e2k sports to direct the San Diego Sockers Performance Team, a professional co-ed stunt squad, for two seasons.

Flavia also directed and choreographed the halftime shows for the 2000, 2001, and 2002 San Diego Jr. Charger Girl Programs, and organized and administered a series of youth cheerleading clinics on the island of Guam.

She was contracted by e2k Sports to travel internationally to Prague, Czech Republic, where she directed Eastern Europe’s first professional cheerleading team, the Eurotel Cheerleaders, which was later renamed the Chilli Cheerleaders.

She serves as the executive advisor to professional cheerleading teams such as the San Diego Enforcer Girls in the NPSFL football league.

She has worked as an expert witness for trials involving cheerleading negligence litigation, and is the author of other upcoming cheerleading books, Pom Poms in Prague: A True Story and Professional Cheerleading: A Director's Guide to Starting, Managing, and Marketing an Arena Cheerleader Dance Team.

Aside from her cheer-related career, Flavia is an attorney, business coach, and real estate broker. She teaches as an adjunct professor at California Western School of Law and San Diego City College.

Flavia is available as a motivational speaker and executive consultant. Connect with her by sending a message.

You can also submit a request to the Arena Cheer Speaker Bureau if you want a current or alumni pro cheerleader to speak at your event. Here author page is located at:

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Upcoming books by Flavia Berys

Professional Cheerleading Audition Prep Workbook: A Companion Guide to the Audition Secrets Book
This workbook is a companion guide to the book you are now reading. It is a step-by-step spiral bound workbook that you can use to write down goals, ideas, and to track your progress. It has all the checklists and worksheets you need on your preparation journey. Available at

Pom Poms in Prague: A True Story
This is the true story of exporting American-style pro cheerleading to the Czech Republic and chronicles the journey of the Czech women who bravely pioneered this new-to-Eastern Europe dance style. Join the mailing list to be notified when it is published. (Coming soon in 2014)

Professional Cheerleading: A Director's Guide to Starting, Managing, and Marketing an Arena Cheerleader Dance Team
This guide will help pro dance team directors navigate the legal, practical, and logistical issues related to arena dance team management. (Coming soon in 2014)

Call Me Atlantis Fiction (Coming soon in 2014)

The Tangerine Thief and the Concubine Fiction (Coming soon in 2014)

The Landlord Prep™ Instructional Manual Series for DIY Landlords Real Estate Legal Guide (Coming soon in 2014)