Welcome to Scottsdale, Arizona!

  • Speed camp session
  • 1-on-1 staffing – each team will have their very own NCA Buddy!
  • Resort accommodations
  • For more information, please contact your NCA State Director, Megan Bamford, at mbamford@varsity.com

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Location Tips

  • Come ready to work! Speed Camp is quick, but we make it fun and memorable for every level of team there. – Tucker
  • Get ready to learn lots new, creative, and fun stunts and pyramids! – Lindsay
  • Remember, the NCA Staff is here to help make your new season a success. Don’t be afraid to ask us questions! – Holden

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Testimonials from Camp

"'We love the focus on skills and safety. My team came in as a novice team and they have acquired the confidence and skills to begin work on intermediate and advanced material.'" Varsity Cheer CoachWalden Grove High School
"'Let me tell you our experience. I have done many, many camps. This was the best staff ever. The speed, the material and everything. They were amazing!'" Coach Chad
"'The staff was wonderful, the knowledge the staff had for all scenarios was amazing and they went above and beyond to make sure every team felt liked and supported equally.'" Coach Tracy
"'We loved our instructor and the fact that he was working with us the entire camp! He was able to meet our particular needs based on our skills. Overall, this was an amazing experience for us and probably the best staff we have worked with!'" Coach Ashley

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Camp Notes

Camp Theme

PURSUE GREATNESS at NCA Summer Camp.

Greatness can be portrayed in many ways, including becoming a leader, helping others, or inspiring the feeling of spirit. Since 1948 NCA has pursued our mission of empowering great athletes and building strong teams.

Join us this year to discover how to pursue your greatness.

What to Bring

  • A great attitude!
  • Camp Wear
  • Cheer Shoes
  • Water Bottle
  • Fun Day Outfit – see below for ideas on what to wear!
  • Game Day Props such as poms, signs, megaphones and flags

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What to Wear

We want to see how your team PURSUES GREATNESS at NCA Summer Camp!

Here are some ideas on what to wear for fun day:

  • Great historical figures or heroes
  • Role models or trail blazers
  • Great celebrities
  • What you want to be when you grow up
  • Landmarks or monuments
  • Someone you admire
  • Olympic teams
  • USA

Team Up for St. Jude

Since 2011, Varsity Spirit has raised over $6.5 million for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital because of cheerleading teams just like yours – through game days, donation letters, and online fundraising. Join the fight and pre-order your letters for NCA Summer Camp today!

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Required Forms & FAQs

Come into NCA Summer Camp fully prepared! Access required forms and read through our frequently asked questions before coming to camp.

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