This article lists 40 essential cheerleading terms every cheerleader absolutely needs to know. These are words you’ll hear all the time at every practice, game, and competition you attend. For every definition, I've included an example photo or video to help you learn all things cheer. Think of this post as your go to cheerleading glossary for whenever you need to reference a term! Tap or click to keep reading.
Some people love them and some people hate them… Either way, you can’t escape the fact that having a themed routine is a huge trend in the cheerleading world right now. This list includes many great ideas for all ages, regardless if you want a theme just for the music or go all-in with props and uniforms!