stunting, jumping, competing, practicing or just standing around your
shoes take a lot of abuse and what you put on feet can make a big difference
in your comfort and performance. Cheerleading shoes should look good and
they should meet the needs of this active sport. You should not only consider
Cheerleading shoes part of your uniform, but think of them as part of
your Cheerleading equipment. Choosing the right Cheerleading shoe should
be a top priority.
As in most things you get what you pay for. The price you pay for a Cheerleading
shoe can make a difference in the quality of the shoe. It can not only
affect the comfort, but also the durability and upkeep. Cheerleading shoes
range in price from approximately $20 to $70 with the average shoes running
from $30 - $50. Find a price range that meets your needs and then shop
for the best shoe in that range.
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Nothing can make you more miserable than a pair of uncomfortable shoes.
Look for good cushioning, flexibility, lightweight and breathability in
your Cheerleading shoes.
Insure the fit of your Cheerleading shoes. If possible try them on before
you purchase them or make sure you can return them if they don't fit properly.
Some brands fit differently from others, so if you're use to one brand
and are making a change to another, ask the company how the new brand
You'll want a shoe that is as lightweight as possible but still offers
the most comfort, support and durability. Look for any added features
you need for stunting or tumbling such as finger grips or grooves, flexibiliy,
shock absorption, scalloped archways and ankle support. Choose a shoe
that meets the needs of your activity. Keep in mind the upkeep of the
shoe and if necessary weatherproofing.
Most Cheerleading shoes come in white with added team color insertions.
Check the style you're ordering to be sure they meet your needs in style