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Why Choose NCA

At NCA camps and competitions, you’ll develop skills that last a lifetime. You’ll go beyond athletic achievements and learn the art of becoming a leader.

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NCA High School Nationals

January 23-24, 2021
Dallas, Texas

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NCA College: The Road To Daytona

See the journey from NCA College Camp to NCA Nationals and why teams love performing on the Bandshell in Daytona Beach, Florida.

May. 7, 2020

2019 NCA High School Nationals

Teams from across the country came to Dallas, Texas to prove the work was worth it at the 2019 NCA High School National Championship.

Mar. 9, 2020

It All Starts at NCA Summer Camp

NCA Summer Camp has empowered coaches and athletes to be ambassadors of spirit in their schools since 1948. See how a summer with NCA can build strong and lasting foundations to take back to your school.

Jan. 8, 2020

NCA Staff is Life Changing

Hear from current instructors how NCA Staff has impacted their lives in the best way possible.

Jan. 8, 2020

NCA & NDA: College Game Day

Step off the sidelines and into the spotlight at the NCA & NDA Collegiate Cheer and Dance Championship

Dec. 4, 2018

NCA News

Game Day: NC State Series Details

Game Day: NC State Series Details

North Carolina State University is known for their incredible game day atmosphere! It’s Homecoming weekend in Raleigh, North Carolina, and the Wolfpack is gearing up to bring out the excitement in all of the student body.

Aug. 6, 2020

The Arena: Did You Know?

Did you know? The Arena being used to play NBA games this season, at the ESPN Wide World of...

Aug. 5, 2020

What Cheer Taught Me: Sarah Metts

What Cheer Taught Me: Sarah Metts

Most cheerleaders and dancers join a team at a young age just looking for a hobby or an afterschool activity. But after years of practicing, conditioning, long game days, and competition weekends, these athletes look back on the hours spent with their teammates and realize that cheer and dance taught them a lot more than just the skills they learned on the mat.

Jul. 15, 2020

Kidney Buddies for Life

When Katie Birkhead saw that her former teammate and friend needed a kidney donation, she had no hesitation to reach out to see how she could help. Chelsie Horton was diagnosed with Familial Juvenile Nephronophthisis at the age of two. This is a genetic kidney disease and Chelsie was expected to need a kidney transplant […]

Jul. 13, 2020