Alesha Dixon to help select Team GB cheerleaders

16 July 2012 / 11:00

Alesha Dixon, Britain’s Got Talent judge and celebrity ambassador for Team GB will help select the cheerleading squad that will become the Team GB cheerleaders and support the team in the final preparations for and during the greatest show on earth.

Cheerleading squads that want to represent Team GB must get entries in by midday today (Monday). Alesha Dixon will then help select the winner on Wednesday after the British public has had its chance to vote for its favourite squad from the shortlist of five which will be shown on MSN from Monday afternoon.

The first assignment for the Team GB Cheerleaders will be to support the Team GB football team in its friendly against Brazil in Middlesbrough this Friday (20th July).

During the Games, the cheerleading squad will be make appearances at official live sites and rouse the crowds at the Olympic Park and is part of a campaign to create the great support an Olympic team has ever had.