The UP Pep Squad will join the 6th Cheerleading World Championships in Hong Kong tomorrow and on the 27th. Evan Alvia, president of Cheerleading Philippines Federation mentioned in an interview that this is the first time for the country to participate in such an event.
The Philippine contingent composed of a total of 55 members also includes members from different universities. Centro Escolar University and the Polytechnic University of the Philippines will be joining the University of the Philippines Diliman’s Pep Squad.
The overall captain for the Philippine team told reporters last week that the UP Pep Squad is under a lot of pressure but members of the team are honored to be participating in the international cheerleading competition.