When you think of cheerleading you probably envision pretty people chant to think sideline of a sportding event. But is cheerleading a sport?  Cheerleading is currently fighting for a voice on the college sporting stage, but not the cheering we're used to seeing. this is a whole new arena with a very competitive edge.  They're hard to miss on any level. When there's a big game, they're right there.  The cheerleaders. in many cases synonymous with the sport they're cheering for and these aren't just random faces on the sidelines. the laker girls produced paula abdul. the 49ers had Carrie Hatcher. Jamie lee curtis, Madonna, and even former President George w. Bush, all former cheerleaders. While these famous faces have gone on to other pursuits,  once relegated to the sideline, cheerleading is now highly competitive, flying, tumbling, and twisting for the top.

Jenna Wolfe tumbles into the world of competitive cheerleading and takes a closer look at the age-old question:

Should cheerleading be considered a sport?  USA Cheer is featureed on The Today Show to prove cheerleading is a sport!

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When you think of cheerleading you probably envision pretty people chant to think sideline of a sportding event. But is cheerleading a sport?  Cheerleading is currently fighting for a voice on the college sporting stage, but not the cheering we're used to seeing. this is a whole new arena...