Welcome to Albuquerque, New Mexico!

  • Great facilities and a relaxed atmosphere
  • Dorm room suite style accommodations
  • Camp is held in an indoor, matted facility
  • Exceptional food service and choices
  • Minimal walking – everything is in close proximity
  • For more information, contact your NCA State Director, Megan Bamford, at mbamford@varsity.com

Location Tips

  • Best camp to work on those skills and take them to the next level! – Shawn
  • Some of the newest dorms on campus are comfortable and close to meals and instruction. – Whitney
  • Best teams in the state and surrounding area keep the energy high! – Sarah
  • Having your own instructor gets you the individual attention you need for optimum success. – Kim

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Testimonials from Camp

"'We love the individual attention we receive from our own buddy instructor. It was the best experience.'" Coach PattyGoddard High School
"'We haven’t attended a camp in a few years and this was definitely the best choice for us to start off our year'" Coach JordanRoswell High School
"'Best camp experience to work skills, improve on technique and take our stunting to the next level.'" Coach AmyCoronado 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