About Us



Extreme Cheer and Tumble is entering its 9th season as an All Star Competitive Cheer program.  We are a "team centered" gym that believes in supporting our athletes as we do what is ultimately best for our teams.  We understand that extracurricular sports are an investment and we are here to make your athlete's experience a positive one.  From teaching key character traits to instruction on the highest level skills, our coaches are experienced and trained to prepare your athletes for success.  Whether their ultimate goal is to cheer in college or just to compete while it is fun, we are your best destination for All Star Competitive Cheer in Florence, SC.

Our qualified coaches have years of cheer and tumbling experience. They are specialized in choreography  and competitive cheer.





A 60' tumble track with soft landing mat

A rod floor with landing mats

Gymnastics equipment

Ninja Obstacles

Learning from the best coaches in the industry

Kortnie Savage
Senior All Star Coach

Kortnie comes to us from Pennsylvania and brings 17 years of cheer knowledge with her.  Kortnie has coached All Stars, Rec Cheer, and High School cheer and was a literally cheer leading from birth, starting at a very young age of 3.  We are excited to have Coach Kortnie join our team this year and cannot wait to start her ECT career.  She is a USASF certified coach and working on furthering her coaching credentials.

Annabelle Smith
All Star Director / Marketing Director

Annabelle is a shining star, taking the coaching scene by storm 3 seasons ago.  She has fielded some of the most successful teams ever at ECT and oversees our music, choreography and uniform selections each season.  She has been a part of the ECT family for years, both as a coach and an athlete and we cannot wait to see what her future has in store.  She is a USASF certified coach and working on furthering her coaching credentials.  

Alexis Hester
All Star Coach

Alexis is another "lifer" who has been cheering since she was a wee little one and has also been coaching tumble classes and All Star Teams for the last 3 years at ECT.  She has a gentle heart and loves her athletes.   We are excited for Alexis to make the transition to full time coaching and know she will have a bright future.  Alexis is a USASF certified coach.

Ashten McDowell
All Star Coach

Coach Ashten has been a key to our Tumble Academy's success over the past 3 years as a lead coach.  She has also led 2 of our most successful All Star Prep Team programs in the gym's history.  Ashten is finishing up a decorated cheer leading career, being part of some of the best teams our gym has ever fielded.  We are excited for her to make the transition to full time coach.  Ashten is USASF certified. 

© 2019 Extreme Cheer and Tumble

680 W. Darlington St., Florence, SC 29501

Tel: 843.799.2181

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