Welcome to Corvallis, Oregon!

  • Easy walk from dorms to camp
  • Great food options
  • All indoor camp in the beautiful McAlexander Fieldhouse
  • Easy access to parking
  • Big meeting areas in dorms for teams to have nightly meetings
  • For more information, contact your NCA State Director, Ashley Paradise, at aparadise@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. – Brian
  • Get ready to learn lots new, creative, and fun stunts and pyramids! – Rena
  • Remember, the Staff is here to help make your new season a success. Don’t be afraid to ask us questions! – Carli

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Testimonials from Camp

"'We love attending the NCA Get Shocked Camp! It is the perfect combination of sideline material, team building, and competitive experience. My athletes are excited to go every year, and it's a great way to kick off our season!'" Coach MelissaWestview High School
"'Our camp buddy was incredible. He was patient but also held us accountable for meeting our goals. The head instructor Carli was so kind and and inspirational for our kids. Our squad enjoyed the simplicity of the structure of camp. It was very easy to understand and there was never a time in which we felt confused or overwhelmed.'" Coach ValerieFort Vancouver High School
"'NCA Get Shocked Camp is just perfect for my team! They are challenged and learn great new material without the pressure of daily evaluations. The final evaluation on the last day is the perfect combination of performance and competition prep. We love the staff to athlete ratio and being able to work with a choreographer throughout the week. After 4 days, we are prepped and ready for a successful season!'" Coach ChristineLakeridge High School
"'Our team really enjoyed being able to work at our own pace in the different classes, especially stunt class. We loved team time!'" Coach CarinaWest Salem High School

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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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