The Coventry Telegraph published Training with Coventry Dynamite Cheerleaders is a Real Blast!, in which reporter James Rodger discusses his training session with Coventry Dynamite.
Ah, yes. The social perception. Before I attended Woodlands Academy tonight, I had it in my head that cheerleading was all pom-poms and short skirts – a sport mainly aimed at pleasing middle-aged men eating Pukka pies at football matches.
In truth, that couldn’t be further off the mark. Cheerleading is an intense and athletic activity and, as some of the team’s members have found out, injuries are all too common.