If you’re reading this, chances are you’re already a big fan of cheerleading. It’s easy to see why you love it so much, from great friends to fun routines, but did you know it’s also good for you? It’s true! Check out the infograph below to see why, then use it to combat any “cheer-resistance” you encounter. If your parents complain about how far they have to drive you to practice or how much your cheer fees cost, remind them how beneficial cheerleading is! If you’re looking for a reason to keep cheering or trying to talk your best friend into trying out for the squad, the fact that it is good for your mind, body, and soul should help! You put so much time and energy into cheerleading – not to mention emotions – so knowing it has so many benefits reaffirms that your efforts are more than worthwhile! Next time someone gives you a hard time for being TOO into cheer, just show them this: What other benefits do you get from cheerleading?