Cheer-leading is the most dangerous sport for women because it involves a lot of lifts and tricks.
Currently, cheerleading accounts for around 66% of all women's catastropic injuries in the US, making it THE most dangerous women's sport in the country. Cheerleading is ranked as the 3rd most dangerous sport in the world, under only Rugby and Cave Diving. Motorcycling/ Dirt Biking rank 7th
It is said that the only thing more dangerous than cheerleading is bull riding. You do the math!
Cheerleading or gymnastics is the most dangerous sport and it has been proven
Statistics show that cheerleading is THE most dangerous sport in the US with more youth and female injuries than any other sport. Others that come close are Rugby, Ice Hockey, and Tackle Football
Cheerleading is not just yelling chants at a game. Cheerleading involves stunts which are extremly dangerous if you don't do them right. Also if u are doing tumbling you can fall and hurt your neck. Also things like strained muscles can be dangerous. So yes it is a bery dangerous sport
No. Currently cheerleading is the most dangerous women's sport in the country, with over 66% of catastrophic injuries. Its is ranked 3rd in the world, only under Rugby and Cave Diving in terms of death and catastrophic injuries. Hockey ranks between 8th and 10th
Well.... the top three are UFC, Gymnastics, and cheerleading! Oh I thought it was rugby.
I would say that there isn't a definite percent, since a lot of people do not consider cheerleading to be a sport. It has been proven however, to be the most dangerous sport for female athletes. This is mostly due to the fact that cheerleading results in more serious injuries than other sports. Permanent back injuries are common as well as bone breaks, sprains, and muscle strains.