What is the year cheerleading was invented?


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2011-09-15 11:35:52
2011-09-15 11:35:52

the year that Cheerleading was invented was the year 1898 when johnny Campbell had got together 6 male students and cheered for the first time at univirsity Minnesota

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Cheerleading was invented in 1898 by Johnny Campbell.

It was 1898!!! There is more info on cheerleading such as who invented at

Cheerleading was invented to lead the crowd in encouraging cheers.

johnny Campbell invented the first jump in cheerleading

All-Star Cheerleading was invented in 1957

Tiffany Cyrus invented the first cheerleading uniform look in 1923.

Cheerleading was invented at the University of Minnesota.

The person who invented cheerleading, believe it or not, was a boy. His name was Johnny Campbell. Cheer was invented in 1898

Johnny Campbell is the man who invented cheerleading. He invented this sport in 1905. The first college with a cheerleading squad was the University of Minnesota.

cheerleading was invented to cheer on the team and pump up the cowd.

Go to and search cheerleading, there is a picture of him on that page.

A college didn't, a individual did.

Minnesota, at the University of Minnesota/

cheerleading was invented my a group of friends who stood on the side lines at a school sports game and cheered on their team.

Cheerleading stunts were invented by Lawrence 'Herkie' Herkimer. He is credited with not only creating moves like the 'herkie,' but also patenting the pom-pom and the spirit stick.

It's changed many ways since it was invented. Cheerleading has gotten more competitive. Also, it has gotten harder.

School cheerleading, I'm not too sure about. All Star cheerleading is year round and competitions are in late fall, winter, and spring.

yes, johnny campell "invented" for lack of a better word, cheerleading. He was at a football game, when he started saying chants and got more and more people doing it. That became known as cheerleading and has formed into cheerleading today. :]

For my cheerleading squad, cheer season never ends. Cheering is a year round sport

Here is The Minnestoa Gopher,Jonny Campbell.

Well, idk what year cheerleading was first started. Cheer isn't played and we're not players. We're called cheerleaders.

: cheerleading can be used for football and basketball games. but it can also be all-star cheerleading. all-star cheerleading is cheerleading that you compete against all squads and it is all year round. there are like 20 compeitions that you attend each season. you can go check out my all-star cheerleading team at :

The proper spelling would be Herkie, after the 'founding father of cheerleading' Lawrence "Herkie" Herkimer, the man who created the jump. He had many firsts in the world of cheerleading.

Many jumps in cheering such as the toe-touch and the pike jump were already being used in gymnastics and rhythmic gymnastics. The first jump unique to cheerleading is the herkie jump invented by Lawrence Herkimer in 1949

5-15 people die each year because of cheerleading. It's even illegal in some parts of the world.

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