How long does cheerleaders stay with cheerleading?
Many cheerleaders stay with cheering through college and may become professional cheerleaders later in life
Cheerleaders lift and/or throw people. People are heavier than footballs. Cheerleaders have no padding or helmits Cheerleading is the 3rd most dangerous sport in the world. Football is the 10th. Not only do cheerleaders have to worry about the athletic elements, they also wear elaborate uniforms, makeup and hairstyles Cheerleading is year round, there is no off-season Complicated tumbling(gymnastic like elements)
The point of cheerleading is to support the team, while entertaining the crowd. Cheerleaders do this by performing stunts, tumbling, dancing, cheering, and being peppy. While cheerleading started out as a sideline only sport it has evolved into being a very competitive sport. For many schools cheerleaders have a football, competition , and then basketball season, which is alot to take in !