The Lumberton High School cheerleading squad performs its latest routine, set to the sounds of reporters describing the horrific events of September 11, 2001, and President George W. Bush's voice. Yes, you read that right.
The gravity-defying tosses, spins and flips of college cheerleading are hard enough to do on two legs. Now imagine trying to do them on one. That's Patience Beard's reality, as the 18-year-old lost her left leg to an illness when she was a baby. But she's never let her lack of a limb hold her back, a…
Everything is bigger in Texas, even when it comes in the tiniest form. Miranda Ferguson, a 16-year old cheerleader from Hockaday School in Dallas. Just set a Guinness World record for the most back hand-springs in a row. Check her out as she does 35 back hand-springs in a row.
There are two things you should know about cheerleaders. One, they are serious athletes. And, two, is that cheerleading is by far the most dangerous sport for high school and college girls in terms of injuries suffered.