The key to successful cheerleading is performing in a safe and educational environment. Cheerleading is one of the safest activities for student athletes and is regulated at both the high school and collegiate level.

CheerSafe is a coalition of cheerleading organizations working together towards maximizing opportunities for cheerleaders to perform safely. We are committed to ensuring that all cheerleaders have access to the tools they need to succeed, including proper equipment, trained instructors and medical resources. CheerSafe.org is the one source for all cheerleading safety information, from the latest regulations and research to the rules that every team should follow. Learn how you can help the cheerleaders in your community CheerSafe and take the iCheerSafe Pledge.

View USA Cheer’s Position Paper on Cheer Safety & Title IX for information on the various disciplines of cheer, cheer safety and the impact of Title IX.