Jessie: First game is almost here!
Hello Stamps Fans! The first game is days away! Can you believe it? We have all been working really hard in preparation for this season. With what seems like countless dances, cheers and sideline dances (which we call extraneous) completed, I feel ...
June 16, 2010
Corinne: A chance to give back
Being an Outrider gives us all the amazing opportunity to get involved in the community through various events and appearances. Personally, this is one of my favourite parts of being an Outrider. It allows us to get out in the community, meet some ...
June 12, 2010
Ali B.: Practice makes perfect
What does it take to become an Outrider? Practice, practice and more practice! Our team started training mid-April learning new cheers, extraneous and exciting new dances. We meet for three hours twice a week working on our cheers, polishing dance...
June 01, 2010
Kaylee: Fun at Fanfest
Hey Stamps fans! With the 2010 season right around the corner, we can all look forward to one of my favourite events — Fanfest, which is being held at McMahon Stadium May 29. For those of you who haven't attended Fanfest in the past, Fanfest ...
May 19, 2010
Petra: My audition experience
2010 Outrider auditions took place over the past couple of weekends. Here is an inside lookat the experience of one of the newest Outriders, Petra. I arrived at 9:30 a.m.. I filled out the audition form and received my number. My name for that day was ...
March 31, 2010
Megan K.: Half way there
So this is it, the final round of 2010 Outriders auditions! So this year they decided to go in a different direction and that is to have the final audition held at Flames Central. It’s a great idea and it will give everyone a chance to see how mu...
March 25, 2010
Stevie: It's audition time
It is the 2010 Outriders auditions already! I cannot believe how fast the past four months have gone and I am so excited to get right back into the groove of things. Last year was my rookie year so this will be my second audition — if you didn&...
March 18, 2010
Michelle H.: What a great season!
Another season has come and gone. This past year has gone by so fast. It didn’t seem like too long ago we were anticipating the first home game. I can’t believe in three short months we will be holding auditions for the 2010 Calgary Stampe...
December 22, 2009
Camille: The cheer extravaganza
Hey Stamps Fans! It's that exciting time of the year again . . . GREY CUP! For myself, being a rookie, this of course is my first time and I'm extremely excited about all the events that are taking place here in our hometown. Our days are jammed pack ...
November 28, 2009
Nicola: It was still a great trip
Hey Stamps Fans, The Outriders just got back from our trip to Regina to help cheer on the Stampeders in the Western Final and we had an amazing time. The bus ride up to Regina was a very exciting one. Even though we boarded the bus on Saturday at midni...
November 23, 2009
Samantha: Outriders calandars, $10
“Outrider Calendars, $10!” This is a phrase I learned quickly in my first year on the team. Now in my fourth season, I’ve come to love the time for calendar sales rolls around. For those of you who don’t know, the Outriders pu...
October 20, 2009
Ceilynn: There's no life like it
Someone once asked me “Why do you like being a cheerleader?” to which I responded with a lengthy and animated 20-minute explanation of how incredible it really is. It is not uncommon to hear negative stereotypes about the cheerleaders but...
October 09, 2009
Amy: What a trip!
Hey Stamps fans! We just got back from our road trip to Edmonton to cheer on the Stamps at the Labour Day game rematch against the Edmonton Eskimos and I had a blast! Being a rookie on the team, I was very nervous for the Battle of Alberta, Labour Da...
September 15, 2009
Amany: Road trip!
Hello Stamps fans, hope you’re all doing fantastic! I’m sitting here writing this blog from a computer at Mount Royal University and I can’t help but become completely overwhelmed by the immense feeling of excitement as the Cal...
September 11, 2009
Corinne: Circle this date
Hey Stamps fans!I am so excited to be the one to invite you all to the release of our 2010 Outrider Calendar this Friday at Schanks North!Being a rookie, it has been such an amazing experience being a part of a professional photo shoot for this calenda...
August 27, 2009