Welcome to Iowa State University!

  • Speed and Traditional combo camp
  • Camps located in the newly renovated State Gym and Beyer Hall
  • Dorm room accommodations
  • Dining hall very close to camp
  • Shop the latest trends in cheer fashion at the Varsity Spirit Shop on site!
  • For more information, contact your NCA State Director, Jenna Reynolds at  jreynolds@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. – Caitlin
  • Get ready to learn lots new, creative, and fun stunts and pyramids! – Erica
  • Remember, the Staff is here to help make your new season a success. Don’t be afraid to ask us questions! – Weston

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Testimonials from Camp

"'The one on one time was awesome! The instructors were amazing and very helpful with all of the material.'" Coach KourtneyUrbandale High School
"'I really loved the team time. Our girls bonded and I heard comments such as “we feel like a family now no just a team.” To see my cheerleaders growing not only athletically but growing to be better people is honestly the best thing I could wish for. I am super impressed by the camp staff!'" Coach SamCedar Falls High School
"'We loved how fun the staff was and the silly games they did to get everyone involved! Also, the shower of praise was so amazing! It rocked my team in such a positive way.'" Coach JodiEast High School

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Camp Notes

Camp Theme

Stronger Together

We believe that teamwork and personal growth go hand in hand. At NCA Summer Camp, you’ll develop skills that last a lifetime. You’ll go beyond athletic achievements and learn the art of becoming a leader. You’ll create lifelong memories – together. Whatever your team’s goals are, we have the resources to help you succeed.

Together we are a team. Together we are stronger.

What to Bring

  • A great attitude!
  • Athletic clothing and shoes
  • Water bottles
  • Fun Day clothes
  • Game Day Props: Poms, Signs, Megaphones, Signs, Flags

What to Wear

On fun day, show how your team is stronger together! Here are some examples:

  • Super heroes
  • Puzzle pieces
  • Links on a chain
  • Legos
  • Athletic teams
  • Any other creative idea your team comes up with!