Staff

Cheri McCurdy-Ducre —Gym Owner/ Head Coach

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Contact Info:

Gym Phone: 519.737.036

E: northstar_cheer@yahoo.ca

Born and raised in Windsor Ontario, Cheri, as she is called, has been involved in a multitude of athletic and social activities. As a young girl she participated in Cross Country, Track and Field, Softball, Ballet and Gymnastics. She experienced success in almost all of her activities having held city records in Cross Country and track and field. In gymnastics she held Regional, Provincial and State (Michigan) titles and had a very rewarding and successful competitive career.

She was first introduced to Cheerleading during a year her family spent in Lansing Michigan when she was picked out of 250 girls who tried out, to be a member of the 8-member team at Gardner Jr. High. Back in Windsor she continued to participate in cheerleading at W.D. Lowe Secondary School until she graduated.

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Linda McCurdy —
Gym Owner/  Coach


Linda McCurdy is a practicing Criminal Lawyer and the Co-Owner of  Windsor Essex County’s only dedicated All-Star Competitive Cheerleading gym, North Star Cheer Inc. She was three time OFSSA Champion in High Jump and Champion on Balance Beam during her high school career and attended the University of Texas at El Paso (UTEP) on a full scholarship for High Jump where she achieved All American Status. Linda was Canadian National Junior High Jump Champion and National Senior Champion four times.  She represented Canada in two Level Three NCCP Certification in High Jump, Level One in Trampoline and Gymnastics and Level 5 USASF (USA Spirit Federation) Certification for Cheerleading. She began her coaching career in Texas in the 1980’s and has thirty years experience coaching high performance athletes. Linda Graduated from UTEP with a degree in English Literature and holds an LLB from the University of Windsor and a JD from the University of Detroit Mercy. She also worked as a teach with an emphasis on Special Education and a consultant in Los Angeles, Ca.

 

 

 

 

 


 

Stacey Zuiderveen – Coach

Current Team Coached: Gemini — Junior Level 1
Certification: Level 5 Cheer, NCCP accreditation in Gymnastics and Figure Skating

Education:
University of Windsor  – History/Political Science
St. Clair College — Educational Assistant

Athletic Background:
•  7 years — Dance, 3 Years Competitive
•  5 years — Figure Skating
•  10 years – Competitive Figure Skating Coach
•  3 years – Junior Recreational Gymnastics
•  4 years – Essex District High School Cheerleader
•  6 years – NSC coach

Contact Info:
E:
stacey.nsc@gmail.com

 


 

Brittany Marshall —  DoubleDown Bows Owner & Graphic Designer
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Previous Team(s) Coached:
Eclipse — Junior Level 2 (2013-2014 Season)

Education:
Fanshawe College – Graphic Design Advanced Diploma 2013
Gen. Arts and Science – Media and Design Major Certificate 2010

Athletic Background:
•  4 years – Level 6 Collegiate Cheer – Fanshawe College Black Falcons
• 3 Time Canadian National Champion – Co-Ed Collegiate Level 6
•  1 year – NSC athlete
•  14 years – Competitive Figure Skater
•  8 years – Skate Canada – CanSkate Coach
•  1 year – NSC coach (involved with NSC for 6 years)