History of Cheerleading

History of Cheerleading

Cheerleading is an organized athletic activity that involves short routines that combine elements of dance, gymnastics etc.

History of Cheerleading

History of Cheerleading

The performers in these one to three minute routines are called "cheerleaders

History of Cheerleading

History of Cheerleading

Cheerleading originated in Britain and spread to the United States where it is most prevalent but has also become popular in other parts of the world

History of Cheerleading

Cheerleading teams exist in middle and high schools, colleges, youth leagues, and athletic organizations. There are professional and all-star cheerleaders.

History of Cheerleading

 There are professional and all-star cheerleaders. In the United States alone there are approximately 3.5 million cheerleaders, excluding dance team members, gymnasts