Welcome to Galveston, Texas!

  • Resort hotel accommodations
  • Camp is held in an indoor, matted facility. Due to Covid-19, some classes may be held outdoors.
  • Nightly activities offered – movies, popcorn, games and more
  • Mini fridges in each room
  • 20% discount optional breakfast available
  • Coffee Bar open daily
  • Access to pool, water park and marina
  • Beach is within 5 minutes and Pleasure Pier is within 15 minutes
  • For more information, contact your NCA State Director, Stefanie Irick, at sirick@varsity.com.

Location Tips

  • Team bonding at this camp is top-notch. It’s amazing to witness how much closer teams become over the course of a week! – Ben
  • Bring your own snacks for breaks and after hours! – Amanda
  • This camp is ran smooth with an amazing staff. – Will
  • Fun, fast and high-energy camp. Come prepared to learn! – Tucker
  • The water park is such a fun place to go during the break! – Amy

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Testimonials from Camp

"'The Staff were so helpful, energetic, and professional! This was the best camp we have had in over 15 years!'" Coach Adam
"'I come to this camp every year. It prepares us for the upcoming season and gets my cheerleaders excited about their new teammates!'" Coach Randy
"'Galveston was the BEST camp we've ever attended. My cheerleaders loved every minute of it and the Staff was phenomenal!'" Coach Kay

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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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