Welcome to San Diego, California!

  • NCA Resort Camp – beautiful resort location!
  • 1-to-1 instructor to team ratio
  • Lots of practice time available in matted facility
  • Camp is held in an indoor, matted ballroom with air conditioning
  • Shop the latest trends in cheer fashion at the on-site Varsity Spirit Shop
  • For more information, contact your NCA State Director, Ashley Paradise, at aparadise@varsity.com

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Location Tips

  • Come ready to work! Camp is quick, but we make it fun and memorable for every level of team there. – Drake
  • Get ready to learn lots new, creative, and fun stunts and pyramids! – Ashlyn
  • Remember, the 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

"'Amazing staff, awesome location--loved the ballroom and how close the rooms, dinning hall, and ballroom were. Also, having everyone in the ballroom allowed us to get to know other teams better! Thank you for helping our team grow stronger and closer!'" Coach ShandyCathedral Catholic High School
"'I really LOVED LOVED LOVED how my buddy instructors worked with my girls! They listened and implemented exactly what I wanted...I loved how knowledgeable and prepared for my teams they were...and even when we switch to their buddy pairs the received the same love and encouragement from the other staff! This years camp by far was my favorite and I've been coming for a long time to NCA! Congratulations on a great camp and I cant wait for next time! Head Instructors made me personally feel respected and heard! Ryan and Brittany were so great!'" Coach TrishaaScripps Ranch High School
"'The staff was the best. We really appreciate their attention to detail and their attentive and caring behavior.'" Coach AnthonyFrancis Parker School

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Camp Notes

Camp Theme


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 trailblazers
  • 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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