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Cheerleaders

Christina

Christina

  • Occupation: Intern at FOX 21 News
  • Tenure: R
  • College: Colorado-Colorado Springs

Fan Since:
I moved to Colorado last year. I couldn’t resist Broncos fever once Tebow was added to the roster!

Alma Mater:
University of Colorado-Colorado Springs

Degree:
Media Communications

Occupation and how does Broncos affect your work?
I am a full time student and have a full time internship with FOX 21 News. I also commute from Colorado Springs for all DBC rehearsals, games, and events. Excellent time management skills are a necessity! With research papers, group projects, and exams mixed with learning new routines, working out, charities, promotions, and JDBC, my schedule becomes a bit hectic. There are times when I wake up at 4am to finish a paper, go about my regular school day, and then don’t get home until 11pm from rehearsal. Very tiring, but every second of it is more than worth it for the satisfaction I get out of it all.

Fan Since:
I moved to Colorado last year. I couldn’t resist Broncos fever once Tebow was added to the roster!

Alma Mater:
University of Colorado-Colorado Springs

Degree:
Media Communications

Occupation and how does Broncos affect your work?
I am a full time student and have a full time internship with FOX 21 News. I also commute from Colorado Springs for all DBC rehearsals, games, and events. Excellent time management skills are a necessity! With research papers, group projects, and exams mixed with learning new routines, working out, charities, promotions, and JDBC, my schedule becomes a bit hectic. There are times when I wake up at 4am to finish a paper, go about my regular school day, and then don’t get home until 11pm from rehearsal. Very tiring, but every second of it is more than worth it for the satisfaction I get out of it all.

What is the most important attribute of a Denver Broncos cheerleader?
Passion and integrity are a must; they will shine through a DBC in all she does! A DBC must be passionate about performing, football, interacting with fans, and being involved with charities in order to endure the strenuous rehearsals, the exhausting games, the hours of volunteering, and the many responsibilities that come along with being part of the team. Through all of it, she must maintain her integrity, setting an example as a role model for young women who look up to her, and positively represent the Denver Broncos Organization.

Most memorable experience?
When Teresa announced my number as one of the 26 women on the 2011-2012 DBC team, it was unreal! I have never been more surprised, excited, and honored! I bursted into tears and had to convince myself that it really was happening, that I wasn’t imagining it. Then, when I announced the news to my husband via Skype while he was in Iraq, it was even more fulfilling to see how proud he was of me. I will never forget that night.

Who has been your greatest inspiration?
Jennifer Kelly, my high school theater teacher and mentor, is the most inspiring woman I have ever met. Jennifer encouraged me through the most difficult times of my life to be a leader and an inspiration to others. She helped foster my love of performing, providing an award-winning theater program for me, and countless other teens, to grow and learn. Jen devoted herself to our theater department and taught us all through example how to be passionate, courageous, and daring leaders and achievers, as she has been in her life.

What is one thing about being a DBC that most people don't know?
It requires serious stamina! The energy and charisma DBCs must exude while dancing their hearts out for an entire football game is not easy.

Best advice to kids?
“No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.” -Eleanor Roosevelt

What sports do you enjoy watching or playing?
I have always loved playing football. In high school I wanted to be on the football team, but the coach wouldn’t let me try out, so I would play with the guys on the weekends! Football is also the most fun sport to watch. It’s easy to get involved and wrapped up in the excitement.

What top three things do you hope to accomplish in your lifetime?
1. I have been blessed enough to accomplish one already by being on this team. I have always wanted to dance professionally and I have now been given that opportunity.
2. I hope to someday travel as a missionary. I want to be a part of bringing hope and light to people around the world.
3. I hope to have a successful career that makes me happy.

What do you value most in your life?
My relationship with God.

Place you would most like to visit and why?
I would love to travel all through Europe. The various cultures and vast history there are fascinating to me. I want to explore and experience it all!

Who do you admire most in the sports industry?
Tim Tebow. He has stayed true to his values and has led by example, not allowing his fame and publicity to change his actions. I admire athletes when they use their position of power to help, inspire, and encourage others. Children are greatly influenced by athletes. It is important for those in the sports industry to realize the responsibilities they have as highly publicized role models and leaders.

What is the best thing about Broncos fans?
No matter the condition of the game (or the weather), they are passionate, supportive, rowdy, and loud! Definitely my kind of crowd.

What book are you currently reading?
“On Killing: The Psychological Cost of Learning to Kill in War and Society” by Dave Grossman.  A fascinating read!

In what charities or community service organizations are you most involved and why?
It is a priority for me to be as involved as I can with children and teens. Many young adults do not have the positive influence and support at home that they need to be successful. Being a JDBC instructor gives me opportunities to help those who don’t have supportive role models, or just need extra encouragement. I hope to help as many young women as possible realize their potential and inspire them to go after their dreams.

What is something about you that fans might not know?
I snort when I laugh and I belch better than any guy I know!

What makes you laugh?
I can always count on my husband for a laugh. He has the greatest sense of humor, knows just what to say to keep me smiling (and snorting!) and helps me lighten up when I start to get to a little too serious.

How do you challenge yourself?
I don’t accept defeat or failure as an option, I refuse complacency, and I always have a list of goals I am working towards.

How do you spend your time in the offseason?
Somehow, I am always busy, either with work or school. When I do have spare time, I love to get outdoors and enjoy the beautiful scenery Colorado has to offer by hiking, running or camping with my hubby.

In what area of your life have you achieved the most success?
I have always accomplished the goals I set for myself, no matter how difficult they’ve been, or what circumstances arose that tried to tried to stop me. With that, I have learned to dream big and never doubt myself.

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