Welcome to Bismarck, North Dakota!

  • Traditional combo camp
  • Cheer and dance will be in separate gyms for camp
  • Optional hotel accommodations that include breakfast
  • Shop the latest trends in cheer fashion at the Varsity Spirit Shop on site!
  • For more information, please contact your NCA State Director, Jenna Reynolds at jreynolds@varsity.com or (573) 397-2976.

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Location Tips

  • Bring a water bottle to refill at hydration stations. Camp can be hard work sometimes, so be prepared! – Emily
  • Fun, fast and high-energy camp! Come prepared to learn! – Erica
  • Bring a great attitude ready to learn! Team bonding at this camp is top notch and so is the material you will learn. – Ramiro

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Testimonials from Camp

"'We loved the stations for game day. We enjoyed the increase of time with our buddy. Different coaching styles of the instructors was great! We love NCA!'" Century High School
"'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 camp we’ve been to!'" 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 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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