NCA High
School Nationals

February 1-2, 2020 | Dallas, TX

NCA Summer Camp

Registration is now OPEN!

NCA All-Star Nationals

February 28 – March 1, 2020 | Dallas, TX

About the National Cheerleaders Association

Founded in 1948 by Lawrence “Herkie” Herkimer, NCA was the first cheerleading company and credited with many other “firsts” – the first cheerleading camp, spirit stick, pompon, cheerleading uniform company, All Star National Championship, and more.

Built upon the foundations of spirit, tradition and excellence, NCA continues to prove The Work Is Worth It through empowering young athletes across the country. By working alongside coaches and cheerleaders nationwide at summer camps and competitions, NCA strives to build not only strong athletes but great individuals.

NCA News

Top Photo Spots in Dallas

Capture all of your picture-perfect memories in Dallas. It’s almost time for thousands of high school and all star cheerleaders to join us in Dallas for both NCA High School and All-Star Nationals! Teams will travel from across the world to bring their best performance to Dallas, so we thought we would give you some […]

Jan. 23, 2020

Watch The 2020 NCA High School National Championship LIVE!

Watch The 2020 NCA High School National Championship LIVE!

The 2020 NCA Senior & Junior High School National Championship is quickly approaching, and we are only days away from teams taking the mat at a chance for a national title. This is one of the biggest events of the year with some of the most outstanding high school teams taking the stage to prove that the work is worth it.

Jan. 22, 2020

Texas Teams Bring Spirit to the UIL State Championship

Texas spirit is larger than life here at the UIL State Championship! Texas spirit squads are giving it their all this week in Fort Worth for the UIL Spirit State Championship! This state competition focuses on the traditional game day role cheerleaders have on the sidelines and in schools supporting athletic teams. Teams are taking […]

Jan. 17, 2020

3 Competitions, 5 Teams Pursuing Greatness

To be great is one thing, to inspire greatness is another. At NCA Competitions across the nation, we have a tradition of presenting the NCA & NDA Go Be Great Award to a coach, team, or program who goes above and beyond to make a difference in their communities. This past weekend, NCA chose 5 programs […]

Jan. 13, 2020

Preparing for NCA Nationals

The best way to prepare for tomorrow, is by doing your best today. It’s time to put all of your hard work to the test. All season long you and your team have been preparing for nationals, so what could you possibly do from now until you hit the nationals mat? Follow these simple steps […]

Jan. 10, 2020

#VarsityRome Day Six: Parade Day

2019. We made it! It’s over! It was an amazing year for so many- we grew, we learned, we overcame challenges, we made new friends… we went to ROME! It’s parade day! It’s the first day of an incredible year, we gathered with thousands of others in the streets of Rome to participate in the […]

Jan. 1, 2020

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