a recent court ruling (pdf)
cheerleading is not a competitive varsity sport on the same level as volleyball for purposes of Title IX obligations.
Despite its certainly being a physical activity, the court found that cheerleading lacked a similar level of organization to other varsity sports.
Cheerleading /ˈtʃɪərlidɪŋ/ ranges from yelling to intense physical activity for
sports team ... The presentation of cheerleading as a sport to a global audience
Every cheerleader gets fired up when someone sparks the "Is cheerleading a ...
and purpose of the contest and the conditions under which a winner is declared.
... goes on: Is cheerleading a sport? We sum up cheerleading and point out how
it is an athletic activity and how school cheerleading cannot be considered a
Sideline cheerleaders' main goal is to entertain the crowd and lead them with
team cheers, which should not be considered a sport. On the other hand, ...
Apr 29, 2014 ... And New York has caught up with 34 other states and the District of Columbia,
which had already declared competitive cheerleading a sport.
Jul 7, 2014 ... The problem is that, by declaring cheerleading a sport, the AMA is taking a ...
cheerleaders are, cheerleading should not be considered a sport.
So go ahead, tell Bangaoil that cheerleading isn't a sport. .... there are schools
like UCLA, where cheerleading is classified as a school club considered closer to
Dance is considered a sport in a way, and cheerleading is exactly the same. You
have to learn routines, you have to be agile and certainly not everyone can do ...
May 2, 2014 ... Rocky Point cheerleaders prove why they belong on the playing field.