Throughout the season, The Western Weekender has been profiling the Penrith Panthers cheerleaders, and readers have been voting on their favourites each week. Now down to eight finalists it’s up to Panthers fans to pick the ultimate winner! Check out the video of Nat and the seven other cheerleader of the Year finalists – and vote for your favourite by sending an SMS to 19 19 18 with the name of your entry.

The victorious Cheerleader of the Year will win a $1,000 voucher from JB HiFI, 10x Hoyts Movie Tickets, a professional photo shoot and will be featured on the cover of The Western Weekender.

The winner will be announced September 7, our final home game against the Warriors.

Nat

Occupation: Dancer and Dance Teacher

Favourite Panther: Elijah Taylor

If you could go on ANY reality show, which one would it be? ‘Geordie Shore’

If you could take 3 things to a deserted island, what would you take and why? My boat so I can leave, a cocktail to keep me going and my dancing shoes so I can dance

Which celebrity would you like to take on a hot date? Louis Tomlinson

What’s your favourite pig-out spot? Nando’s

What’s the most embarrassing thing that’s happened to you whilst cheering/dancing? I broke my ankle whilst at a competition and had to be carried off the stage

If you could morph into any animal, which would you choose and why? A unicorn to be able to be fast on land and in the sky


Terms & Conditions

Entries close Thursday, September 4 at 11.59pm. SMS cost is a maximum of 55 cents per message.

The cheerleader with the most votes will be declared the winner. The judges’ decision is final.

Full terms and conditions are available from Western Weekender reception or by calling 4722 2998.

The Western Weekender is not responsible for any purported entries that are not received for any reason.

The Western Weekender is not responsible for technical issues or congestion relating to the SMS service.




The Western Weekender is not responsible for any injury or loss incurred as a result of a competition being won.

This competition is run by The Western Weekender and not Panthers Group or any of its subsidiaries.