About CCD

CCD is not only one of the most recognizable names in cheerleading and dance competitions, Champion Cheer & Dance is a Legacy within the cheerleading and dance community, being passed down from coach to coach through the teaching of what founder Cathy Buckey originated and established over a quarter of a century ago. The legacy continues to be shared and passed on with each competition.

Cathy Buckey, Founder of Champion Cheer & Dance, started her cheerleading and dance legacy as Champion Cheerleading Camps, Inc. in 1979. After closing the camp chapter in Champions life, Champion Cheer & Dance dove head first into providing the absolute best Championships and Nationals in the industry. CCD provides:

  • The Best Awards, Medals & Banners!
  • Professional Judges
  • Affordable Prices
  • Seamless Events
  • A Piece of History

2023 Championship Information

General Information

2023 General information coming soon!

2022 General Information:

Show Place Arena
14900 Pennsylvania Avenue
Upper Marlboro, MD, 20772

Event Contacts
Our team is here for your team. The following staff members can assist your program with this event.

Health & Safety

At Varsity Spirit, the health and safety of our athletes, coaches, employees, families and friends is our top priority. Please click here for more information.

Coaches' Corner

2023 Coaches Information coming soon!

2022 Coaches Information:

The Dance Worlds
2 Partial Paid, 4 At-Large Bids

2021-2022 Dance Worlds Bid Requirements View

The Dance Summit
1 Full Paid, 8 At-Large Bids

Housing Offered Event

2023 Housing Information coming soon!

2022 Housing Information:

For your convenience Housing is offered for this event through our housing partner, Team Travel Source and their TTS LIVE! Link. This link is a great resource for those in your party who are planning on traveling and staying overnight for this event to gain access to all hotel brands and get wholesale prices! Click Here for the TTS LIVE! link info.

Spectator Information

2023 Spectator Information coming soon!

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