By: Kayla Swisher

Facts, Facts, Facts

Cheerleading is over 100 years old and in the beginning all cheerleaders were men! Even though cheerleading is over 100 years old All-Star cheer didn't start until the 1980's. the cheerleading capital of the United States is Texas.

The sports

Cheerleading is a very popular sport for high school and college sports. The number one sport for cheerleaders is football followed by basketball.