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Cheerleaders

Brittany

Brittany

  • Occupation: Student
  • Hometown: Niwot, CO
  • Tenure: R
  • College: University of Colorado Boulder

What is the best thing about being a Broncos Cheerleader?

The best part about being a Broncos cheerleader is interacting with fans especially children. They are inspired by and look up to the broncos cheerleaders because it is a world-class organization that so many alumni have created before me.

What is your most memorable experience?

My most memorable experience was when I was on a mission trip to Africa and led a vacation Bible school at an orphanage. Not only were we showing our love and compassion to them, we were also giving them hope when it seemed like they couldn't have any.

What is the best thing about being a Broncos Cheerleader?

The best part about being a Broncos cheerleader is interacting with fans especially children. They are inspired by and look up to the broncos cheerleaders because it is a world-class organization that so many alumni have created before me.

What is your most memorable experience?

My most memorable experience was when I was on a mission trip to Africa and led a vacation Bible school at an orphanage. Not only were we showing our love and compassion to them, we were also giving them hope when it seemed like they couldn't have any.

How do you spend your time off the field?

When I'm not on the field or at practice I am usually studying or going to school. However When I do get free time, I usually spend it with my family, being active outside or even playing cards.

What is your occupation and how does being a Denver Broncos Cheerleader affect your work?

I am a full-time student at that CU Boulder and the biggest struggle is trying to fit in all the classes I need around my schedule. Trying to balance studying and the time commitment of being a cheerleader is a challenge but not impossible. I have to try very hard to stay on top of it and not get behind.

Who do you admire most in the Sports industry?

I extremely admire the coaches of any sports team. They have an extremely large amount of pressure on their shoulders even though they aren’t physically playing the game. It is such an intense job and i think most coaches are underappreciated with a finger pointed at them when something goes wrong. I admire their strength and leadership in such a stressful position.

What is your favorite book?

My favorite book is “A Rose For Melinda”. It is an incredible story about a young ballerina battling leukemia. It’s sad but inspirational and makes me even more grateful to be able to dance. 

Where do you see yourself in 5 years?

In five years I hope to be graduated with my masters in accounting and maybe even a law degree. I also see myself traveling across the world to help and encourage the many out there that aren’t nearly as fortunate as we have been and learn their keys humbleness and happiness from simplicity.  

What is the best thing about Broncos fans?

The best thing about Broncos fans is their passion for everyone involved in the game.

What do you do in your spare time to relax?

The most relaxing thing is listening to film scores, mostly by james horner, light incense and candles, taking a bath, and turning my phone off. Total me time to think about nothing.

What is your best advice to kids?

My best advice to kids is that in any thing you do, take corrections as a compliment that someone cares enough to watch and try to help you. Corrections are not a bad thing and can are given to make you better if you listen to them. Stay positive with corrections.

What is the best gift you ever received?

The best gift I ever received was a quilt that my aunt Kim made for me that actually had pictures of me and my mission trip on it. Africa was such an amazing experience for me and having that quilt as an everyday reminder is very special to me.

Most important goal in life?

My most important goal in life is putting a smile on other people’s faces.

What is the one place you would most like to visit?

Dubai

Who has been your greatest inspiration?

My greatest inspiration has been my sisters. Each of them have qualities that inspire me to be like them. Chrissay inspires me by always be positive, independent, and genuine. Stephanie inspires me by never giving up, forgiving the undeserving, and always leaving room for laughter. Tiffany inspires me by working so hard in everything she does and by not allowing other people’s opinions run her life. I love all of them so much.

What is the one thing that you value most in life?

Besides my faith, there is absolutely nothing that I value more than my family- my mommy, my daddy, and my sisters(Chrissy, Stephaniey, and Tiffany). My family has taught me to dream the biggest, try my hardest, live the fullest,  forgive the quickest, Laugh my loudest, Dance the longest, but most of all, to Love the deepest. 

What is the toughest part about being a cheerleader?

The Hardest part about being a cheerleader, especially for the Denver Broncos, is living up to the incredible legacy the alumni has painted for us. Every wonderful woman that has danced on the field has created an amazing reputation for DBCs and I want them to always be proud of current girls on the team.

Who are two people you would like to have dinner with?

I would love to have dinner with Will Smith because of his truly incredible talent and accomplishments. I also would like to have dinner with myself as a different person. Even though it is impossible, i think it would be extremely interesting to see what others see.

What are your favorite things to do in Denver?

My favorite thing to do in denver currently is attend promotions and charities as a DBC. No matter what the task is at hand, i always leave with a huge smile that last for hours. I also love to go see musicals in one of the many theatres.

Favorite sport to participate in?

I absolutely love downhill mountain biking. I would do it everyday if I could. The feeling of riding the chairlift just builds the anticipation and adrenaline rush that when you start down the mountain, its overwhelming.

What are the three words that best describe you?

Energetic, Enthusiastic, Entertaining

What is your most prized possession?

My most prized possession is my DBC uniform. I am so lucky to get the privilege of wearing it and I want others to know I don't throw it around and take it for granted; it get’s the best treatment out of anything else i own.

What is your greatest accomplishment?

My greatest accomplishment is overcoming my knee injury. My quad muscle was cut in half 2 inches deep from a freak accident on a cruise. I had no idea if I would ever be able to dance again. however, with my family’s support and my faith in God, I pushed through and learned to dance for myself instead of for the prizes. It might’ve been easier to give up dancing, but fighting through the pain allowed for so many more accomplishments to happen.

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