Welcome to Baltimore!

  • NEW 2021 NCA Camp Location!
  • Hotel and Convention Center is located at the beautiful Baltimore Inner Harbor and is close to many downtown attractions, shopping and restaurants.
  • Squads stay in hotel rooms
  • Camp is air-conditioned and held indoors
  • Overnight price includes 2 breakfasts, 1 lunch, and 2 dinners.
  • Each team has their very own instructor to ensure specialized attention during the camp.
  • Tumbling classes offered at this camp.
  • For more information, please contact your NCA State Director, Tootie Rivera, at trivera@varsity.com.

Location Tips

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

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Testimonials from Camp

"'Sandy Hill accommodated for NCA perfectly! We had an overall amazing experience with NCA, thank you so much for an amazing time an we will see you next year!'" Coach SheenaJohn Carroll School
"'Camp was amazing. The staff made you feel like family. My athletes fell in love with their instructor, Kacie. There was so much more than just learning material that went on, and I am so thankful for the opportunity to attend Sandy Hill.'" Coach JenniferNorthern High School
"'Loved the location and the size of the camp! It allowed the teams to open up and be comfortable to learn in an encouraging and supportive environment.'" Coach CelesteSt. Johns Catholic Prep
"'Loved the new location at Sandy Hill!'" Coach TaraWashingtonville High School

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Camp Notes

Camp Theme

It’s all about the JOURNEY at NCA Summer Camp!

This summer we are exploring the invaluable roles cheerleaders play in their communities as athletes, ambassadors, crowd leaders, entertainers and spirit raisers. Not only will the journey at NCA Summer Camp be fun-filled and educational, but also lead to self-discovery so your athletes can return to their peers as empowered respectful leaders. What will you discover on your #JourneyWithNCA?

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 are going on a JOURNEY at NCA Summer Camp to explore what makes us great! Discover the importance of respect, hard work, encouragement, confidence and just having fun. Speaking of fun, here are some outfit ideas to plan for FUN DAY at camp:

• Take flight as PILOTS

• Set sail as SAILORS

• Shoot for the stars as ASTRONAUTS

• Stay on track as TRAIN CONDUCTORS

• Explore new frontiers as EXPLORERS

• Enjoy seeing new things as TOURISTS

• Discover something new as SCUBA DIVERS

• Set a course for success as OLYMPIC ATHLETES

• Get creative and have FUN!

Team Up for St. Jude

Varsity Spirit partners with St. Jude to support its mission of finding cures for children fighting cancer and other catastrophic illnesses. Each summer, we ask every cheerleader attending a Varsity Spirit camp to send fundraising letters to friends and family around the country, asking for donations to the renowned hospital. 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.

required forms & faqs