Competitive Cheer

A group of four girls performing a cheer.

This page draws together competitive cheer related information for all of Special Olympics. The coaching materials and other links will help you get a good sense of how this sport contributes to Special Olympics.

Competitive Cheer became a Recognized Sport in March 2019 and offers competition for both Special Olympics traditional and Unified teams. Athletes can show their spirit in Routine and Game Day events through four levels of competition.

Coaching guide, rules and other materials for coaches