Welcome to Topeka, Kansas!

  • New location for 2021!
  • This location offers 1:1 staffing ratio, every team has their own instructor to ensure specialized attention during camp

  • Housing, meals and camp facility are all at the Capital Plaza facilities.
  • Camp facility is indoor with A/C and mats
  • KSHSAA rules are followed for Kansas schools and KSHSAA certification is offered for coaches.
  • For more information, contact your NCA State Director, Jason Sack, at jack@varsity.com.

Location Tips

  • Having camp at a hotel has the advantage of hotel beds and bathrooms, you don’t have to pack linens for this one! – Jessica
  • This camp has a great Spirit Shop, so be sure to bring extra spending money! – Alannah
  • Bring your own snacks for breaks – fresh fruit and granola bars are a good, healthy source of energy! – Trey

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Testimonials from Camp

"'Staff was very positive, knowledgeable, extremely friendly, very attentive, overall AMAZING!'" Coach BryannaBuhler High School
"'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, NCA was an amazing experience for us.'" Coach AshleyBay 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.

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