Cheerleading is a very interesting sport. Normally, people think of it as something that is simply a tool to cheer the players of some other game. It might have started that way, but cheerleading has grown to be something better today. It has become a sport in itself and has a close connection with gymnastics, which then follows a close relationship with dance. This way, cheerleading is not just about shouting slogans and reciting the alphabets of the name of the team. It is about dedication and strength and talent. If you are interested in cheerleading or like to watch films that indulge in athletics and gymnastics, then we have you covered. Here’s the list of really good cheerleading movies on Netflix that are available to stream right now:
10. Dance Off (2014)
Dance and athletics belong to the same family. The energy, the focus, the routine, the dedication, all the hard work that is needed for dance is equally necessary for a gymnast as well. ‘Dance Off’ is the story of a boy who gets a chance to not only change the financial situation of his family but also mend a broken relationship. Brandon had been in love with Jasmine ever since he could remember. There were only two things he saw in his future — her and dance. He was a ballet star and everything was going fine until his mother’s job forced them to relocate. This parting of ways didn’t set in well with Jasmine, who came from a well-off family and thus, couldn’t understand the importance of their move. After some time, their paths reunite when a national dance competition gives them a chance to prove their worth. Only this time, he and Jasmine are not on the same team.
9. Step Sisters (2018)
Competitions are never won by a single person. There is always a team involved. Even for the sports, like gymnastics, that involve a single person to compete, there is a team of coaches and trainers and people who act as motivating figures in their lives. Jamilah knows the importance of teamwork. She knows the importance of a lot of things, that’s why she’s one of the best students in her school. She has a great reputation with the dean, she’s the president of her sorority, and has ambitious plans for her future. And the cherry on the top is her excellence at step dancing. However, the responsibility of upholding the name of the institution isn’t just hers to have. When a group of girls spoil that reputation, Jamilah is forced to train them and win a competition of step dancing.
8. A 2nd Chance (2011)
‘A 2nd Chance’ follows the story of a woman who receives the opportunity to lead a team of young gymnasts to the National gymnastics’ competition. However, talent is not the problem here. The children have some other issues that they need to grow over. When the coach falls ill, Kate is offered the job to train the gymnastics team. Due to her own experience with the sport, which had not ended so well for her, Kate is initially hesitant about it. Anyway, there is no other option for her. There, she meets three talented children who have a great flair for the sport. They just need some polishing. Other than that, their main problem is being bullied and picked on by other children. Kate realizes that unless they overcome this problem, they will not be able to give their best to the sport. And if they can’t do that, they won’t be able to make it to the national competition.