Go Newsround! Meet the UK's young cheerleaders
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Go Newsround: Meet the UK's young cheerleaders

28 April 2017 Last updated at 08:27 BST

The 2017 World Cheerleading Championships have been going on in Florida, USA.

But it's also a sport that has been growing in popularity in the UK for many years.

So is it all about pom-poms, fancy costumes and rhyming chants?

Watch Whitney's report to find out about all the hard work that goes into being a cheerleader.