The training camp candidates hold their breath as the one and only Kitty Carter pays a visit to training camp. Kitty takes no prisoners as she rips into the new girls as well as the vets.
CMT kicks off its fall lineup with the eighth season of Dallas Cowboys Cheerleaders: Making the Team. The stakes are higher than ever, as the series will showcase the Lone Star State's most iconic group of women taking on more challenging dance routines and facing incredibly talented candidates while navigating all the drama that comes with competition. Rookies have their work cut out for them as an unprecedented 32 veterans return, making this the most competitive season ever.
With the squad finally set the 2010 DCC take to the turf of Cowboys Stadium for their first field performance in front of 85,000 ecstatic fans.
Tonight no one is safe from being scrutinized. Eight girls, Vets and Candidates, are called into the office. Who stays? Who goes home?
Four candidates are called into the office for a meeting with Kelli and Judy. Who will be warned and who will be told that this is their last night.
This is the inside story of selecting this year's Dallas Cowboys Cheerleaders squad with all the emotion and drama as thousands of women hope to make the team.
This is the inside story of selecting this year's Dallas Cowboys Cheerleaders squad with all the emotion and drama as hundreds of women hope to make the team. We follow the girls beyond the first game.
With more cuts looming, and only two rehearsals left, the girls struggle into their famous white cowboy boots for the first time.
The entire squad needs a wake up call and guest choreographer Kitty Carter gives it to them. She takes the group through a grueling dance rehearsal only to leave a few girls emotional wrecks.
Only two weeks into training camp, it's time to start making cuts.
Training Camp begins! The newly elected training camp candidates are excited, even star struck, as they meet the veterans for the first time at Valley Ranch.
Over 600 excited and anxious Dallas Cowboys Cheerleaders hopefuls arrive at Texas Stadium for the preliminary auditions.
With more cuts looming, and only two rehearsals left, the girls struggle into their famous white cowboy boots for the first time. Then, Judy and Megan Fox dish out the critiques as they run through their final dance routines. In the blistering heat of Texas Stadium, Jay puts the girls' endurance to the test with an event he calls Pom Pom Punishment. It's four minutes of non-stop madness that should get the girls in shape for their pre-game dance, kick line, and flying splits. Later, Kelli and Judy make their final decisions as the girls dance their hearts out on the practice field. Suddenly, a veteran is on the bubble. Amid tears of disappointment, Kelli makes the very last cuts. Relief fills the hearts of all as the '08-'09 squad is announced. It's off to the team photo and some poolside sun bathing, as the girls bond at the DCC annual campout. Join 65,000 screaming Cowboys fans as the cheerleaders hit the turf and wow the entire stadium and themselves during their first Dallas Cowboys football game of the season.
The entire squad needs a wake up call and guest choreographer Kitty Carter gives it to them. She takes the group through a grueling dance rehearsal only to leave a few girls emotional wrecks. Then it's time for a lesson in DCC etiquette. The fashion dos and don'ts put the squad on notice that they must perform off the field in the perfect DCC style. When Jay shows up with Dallas Cowboys football players, the game is on, in the 1st annual Vets vs. Rookies football game. The night's rehearsal is a challenge as the pace quickens and missteps on the dance floor lead to more girls falling short of the mark. Kelli continues cutting as she looks for the best 36 in the room!
After saying goodbye to one of their own, reality sets in for the remaining training camp candidates: nobody's position on the squad is secure. Hard charging, Kitty Carter is asked to work with the weaker girls and whip them into shape. The rookies are given “makeovers” to transform them into the image of a DCC. Can these makeovers give them enough confidence to raise their performance? Tonight is proof that your past can come back to haunt you as girls are called into Kelli’s office. How many live to dance another day?
In the finals audition, the competition really heats up. Now, surviving candidates must go head-to-head against experienced veteran cheerleaders for a coveted spot in the DCC Training Camp. All trying out are interviewed by judges, have their backgrounds checked and are asked to perform solo dance routines. Which candidates can handle the stress and “WOW” the judges to prove they are the total package? Only 45 have what it takes and in a dramatic DCC upset, returning veteran cheerleaders are not invited back to the squad.
Each summer, over one thousand hopefuls descend upon Texas Stadium with the same goal of becoming one of the few chosen to don the famous blue and white uniforms.
Dallas Cowboys Cheerleaders: Making the Team returns and the stakes are higher than ever! The Lone Star State's most iconic group of women take on more challenging dance routines, talented candidates, and all the drama that comes with competition.
Hundreds of girls will fight to make the team this season, but only 36 will make the final cut to be part of the world famous team, and the chance to cheer in the brand new Dallas Cowboys Stadium this fall.
Get fit with the Dallas Cowboy Cheerleaders and DCC trainer, Jay Johnson! Practice the Tabata drill and strengthen those glutes and abdominals with V-Ups and the running man.
Five hundred candidates with dreams of making the 2011-2012 DCC team arrive before sunrise for the preliminaries including several familiar faces cut in training camp last year.
Get the Cheerleaders tips on "Big Texas Hair" and flawless game time makeup!
Follow the Dallas Cowboy Cheerleaders around the Dallas Cowboys headquarters, Valley Ranch. Get an inside look at the history of the team, and check out where the DCC magic happens!
Cowboys Stadium in Arlington, Texas is once again the venue for the Dallas Cowboys Cheerleaders auditions. Five hundred candidates with dreams of making the 2011-2012 DCC team
Vivian shops for a conservative yet fun wardrobe for training camp meetings.
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