Female cheerleaders did not appear until the 1920s and the first use of pompons was in the 1930s, which were handmade from paper. Fred Gastoff invented the first vinyl pompoms in 1965, first used by the International Cheerleading Foundation.
Pompons are used as a fun attention grabber and eye catcher while cheerleaders are performig that's why they make them glittery and colorful.
You may be surprised, but men were the first ones to start cheerleading.
Cheerleading first started in Minnesota at the University of Minnesota.
November 2, 1898 is the official birth date for cheerleading.
Competitive cheerleading started in 1978. ESPN broadcasted the first National High School Cheerleading Competition in 1983.
You can start cheerleading at any age, and there are competitive squads for kids as young as 4 or 5
You can start at 17 if you want, but if you haven't done any former competitive cheerleading before that it will be a challenge. So if your up for the challenge then you can do it.
It started on November 2, 1898
=it started in Kentucky i think=
November 2, 1898
1898 at the University of Minnisota
Well I dont think theres just a womens cheerleading because a man (Johnny Campbell) was the first person to start cheering.
Miley started competitieve cheerleading with her sister Noah at the age of 5.-Rene C
cheerleading is a very popular sport i dont now why people like it so much sorry...):
Cheerleading first began in the late 1880's when a yell or chant was first done at a sporting event.
The University of Minnesota, but it was all boys at first!
Men were initially the cheerleaders, not women.
Start Your Own Cheer Squad !! X
Cheerleading is different than other sports because cheering is the only sport that using the organized lifting or throwing of people
kickback, knee stand, etc.
When she was 6 years old so in 1998.
It was originally just a bunch of men with megaphones leading a crowd.
ella hace cheerleading that means she does cheerleading in spanish