Do you know a cheerleader? Maybe your child is one? Or maybe you’re even looking for something for yourself?
Whatever it might be, these 40+ gift ideas for cheerleaders is for you!
This post contains some affiliate links. Click here for more information.
Gift ideas for cheerleaders:
“This is my handstand shirt” t-shirt. Available in different colors and the text can be printed on the front/back.
Cheer Extreme Senior Elite shirt. Available with many different teams, in different shirt colors.
The text can be printed on the front or back.
The Summit/D2 Summit/Worlds Disney baseball jersey. Customizable colors and names.
“If you want me to listen, talk about cheerleading” shirt.
Available in different models and colors, plus the text can be printed on the front/back.
2. Bags & backpacks
Customizable glitter backpack. Available in different colors and with your name, logo, or both.
They have plenty of storage and are available in many different types and colors.
This backpack has room for everything you can imagine & comes in many different colors.
“Warning, may spontaneously start talking about cheerleading” bag. Print also available on smaller zip bags.
3. Cheerleading pillows & blankets
NCA “the work is worth it” blanket. Available in different sizes.
The Cheerleading Worlds, world champion ring pillow.
4. Bow holder
5. Uniform organizer
Keep your uniform in good shape with this smart organizer! Available in two different colors.
6. Water bottles
“Cheerleader” reusable bottle in stainless steel.
“Cheerleading, my happy place” reusable bottle in stainless steel.
Tip: customize the bottle with cheer stickers (see below)!
7. Cheerleading stickers
There are many cheerleading sticker stores on Redbubble.com for example.
8. Practice wear & pro shop items
Spirit shorts from Varsity. Available in different colors.
Nike flex vent shorts, also available in different colors.
Another idea is to give pro shop items!
You can get items from your own gym if possible, or other gyms that the gift receiver is a fan of.
Many gyms sell everything from socks and accessories, to jackets and practice wear.
9. Gift cards
If you’re not sure what to get, or maybe what size or color, giving a gift card is perfect!
It can be both from a site that offers gift cards, but also one that doesn’t (a pro shop for example). If a site doesn’t offer one, you can make your own and give the athlete an amount of money to shop for.
A simple but very appreciated idea!
10. Keyrings & chains
Personalized bow keyring with text. Available in different colors.
“CHEER” keychain with cheerleaders on. Available in different colors.
The Cheerleading Worlds/The Summit/D2 Summit, Disney keyring. Available in different colors.
11. Workout & training gear
Practicing skills at home without the right equipment can be hard. Give away something that helps an athlete get a new skill, more flexibility, or motivation to continue practicing!
New cheerleading shoes
Getting new shoes is something many do (and should do) often. Many cheerleaders use worn-out shoes for too long and risk injuries because the shoes stop working as they should.
Surprise your athlete with a new pair!
Different items that help flyers practice their skills at home!
Stretching strap that attaches to a door for easy stretching.
This kit comes with an additional travel strap, a hair tie, and stretching guides!
Available in different sizes and colors.
A great tool for more challenging workouts, practicing jumps, or stretching.
Use them to get higher and more explosive jumps, better kick up stretches, or stringer tumbling.
12. Cheerleading pins & magnets
Cheer Extreme Senior Elite magnet (more teams & sizes available).
The California Allstars Smoed pin (more teams available).
Brandon Allstars Senior Black magnet (more teams & sizes available).
Top Gun Allstars TGLC pin (more teams available).
13. Competition hair products
Get the perfect competition hair with volumizing hairspray and hair powder, then wash it out with a moisturizing conditioner.
Rock Your Hair is popular amongst cheerleaders and offer many different products.
Tip: get 20% off your purchase using code “LOWERLEVELS20”!
14. Cheerleading magazine subscription
A magazine subscription is a gift that keeps on giving because every new issue feels like a new gift!
An American magazine that features stories, tips, and more.
Hit Zero Mag.
Learn more about cheerleading & cheerleading in Canada!
Physical skills are not the only skills in cheerleading. Things like behavior, being a good teammate, and mental training are just as important.
Reading is a great way to learn more about those skills!
(The books are available as physical copies, audiobooks, and for Kindle).
“The Captain Class: A New Theory of Leadership”
The Champion’s Mind: How Great Athletes Think, Train, and Thrive
This book highlights the importance of mental training and why it matters more than physical ability.
Sports psychologist and author Jim Afremow shares the same advice he gives Olympians and professional athletes!
16. Cheerleading pop sockets
Hopefully, this gave you some ideas on gifts for cheerleaders!
Feeling extra generous? Check out our other gift guides: