Get ready for the EFES Euroleague Dance Challenge 2016! The voting to determine which of the hottest cheerleading and dance squads will entertain you, the fans, at the 2016 Turkish Airlines Euroleague Final Four in Berlin begins
Cheerleading and dance squads representing 14 different Euroleague or Eurocup clubs are taking part in this season’s edition of the EFES Euroleague Dance Challenge, which will consist of three rounds before the winner is announced. Group A features Crvena Zvezda Telekom Belgrade from Serbia, Brose Baskets Bamberg from Germany, Union Olimpija Ljubljana from Slovenia, Neptunas Klaipeda and Zalgiris Kaunas from Lithuania, and Khimki Moscow Region and Nizhny Novgorod from Russia. Group B consists of ALBA Berlin from Germany, EA7 Emporio Armani Milan from Italy, Herbalife Gran Canaria Las Palmas from Spain, Lietuvos Rytas Vilnius from Lithuania, Stelmet Zielona Gora from Poland, and Unics Kazan and Zenit St Petersburg from Russia.
In the first voting period, which will run from Monday, January 18 for seven days, fans can register and vote for one team from each group. Two teams from each group with the most votes will advance to the second round of voting, set for February 8, where they will compete with a counterpart from the other group to reach the third and final round of voting, scheduled for the week of February 29. The squad that survives all three rounds will celebrate as the official EFES Euroleague Cheerleaders at this season’s Final Four.
Fans 18 and over can register to vote at efesdance.euroleague.net and interact with the contest and cheerleaders with the hashtag #EFESDance. Fans can cast a vote for their favorite cheerleading and dance squads once every 24 hours. They can also take part in the EFES Euroleague Dance Challenge by registering with a social media account and sharing the contest on their respective profiles, which would increase their chances to win prizes, including official Euroleague watches, authentic Spalding Basketballs and the EFES Euroleague Cheerleaders calendar.
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