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49ers Gold Rush Cheerleaders Announce 2018 Audition Information


Information on Gold Rush Team

From tryouts to game day, community events to holiday festivities, take a look back at some of the 2017 highlights featuring the San Francisco 49ers Gold Rush.

Join the world famous San Francisco 49ers Cheerleaders and experience the opportunity of a lifetime. Over the past thirty-five years, the 49ers Cheerleaders, known as the "Gold Rush," have established a reputation as one of the NFL's premiere performance groups. The team has been featured on many national television shows, appeared in NFL games and special events throughout Europe, Latin America, and Asia and performed in five Super Bowls. As a team member, you can participate in these types of special events, plus cheer at all 49ers home games, work with the Junior Cheerleader program, participate in the annual photo shoot and much more.

Preliminary Audition: *
Sunday, March 25

LOCATION Santa Clara Convention Center

Finalists must be available to attend the following events:

Finalist Prep Class: Monday, March 26

Interview: Wednesday, March 28

Final Dance Audition: Thursday, March 29


During the preliminary audition process, applicants will be judged on dance ability, crowd appeal, showmanship, and individual applications. For finalists, there is an interview process and a final dance audition.


You must be at least 18 years of age by May 1, 2018 (there is no maximum age limit). Team members must have flexible schedules for Saturday rehearsals starting in April, all 49ers home games, a uniform photo shoot, and appearances during and prior to the season. Team members must also attend a 3-day mini camp during a weekend in April. Team members must have a reliable means of transportation.


Suggested attire includes dancewear and jazz shoes or athletic shoes with non-marking soles. Example: Sports bra or crop top with shorts or briefs.


Meet the Gold Rush staff and train for auditions, by attending workshops throughout the month of March. Get details on the audition process, practice routines, and learn tips from team members.

For information on auditions, workshops, and to receive an application, click here or call (650) 336-1049.

For tickets to the auditions click here.

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