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A Freshman Boy Challenged The Rival School's Cheerleaders To A Gymnastics Battle And It Is The Definition Of Extra

It's basically the made-for-Twitter version of Bring It On.

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This is Sean Kennedy, a 15-year-old freshman at Southern Cayuga Central School in Aurora, New York.

Instagram: @sean_kennedy17

You might not be familiar with him now, but you NEED to see him do an AMAZING set of flips in this "gymnastics-off" with a cheerleader from Groton, Southern Cayuga's rival school. It is insane.

Posting this vid on every platform possible because my best friends an ICON #iminthestripes

Wow.

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You see, Southern Cayuga is too small to have its own cheer squad, so Sean decided to take matters into his own hands.

Believe it or not, Sean only has a year of gymnastics under his belt.
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Believe it or not, Sean only has a year of gymnastics under his belt.

Sean told BuzzFeed that he was inspired to study gymnastics by his sister, a competitive dancer.

"I was always interested in how beautiful and yet powerful it was to be able to train your body to perform all different kinds of moves," he said.
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"I was always interested in how beautiful and yet powerful it was to be able to train your body to perform all different kinds of moves," he said.

He also wanted to make it clear that the challenge was simply meant to be a fun way to liven up the game.

Instagram: @sean_kennedy17

"Healthy competition is important in furthering our skills and I respect the cheerleaders who clapped back," he said. "All we wanted to do was to get the crowd energized and make the basketball game more amusing."

Sean 👏 definitely 👏 BROUGHT 👏 IT.

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