Welcome to Ellensburg, Washington!

  • Each session of camp offers leadership training with AWSP
  • Learn leadership skills centered around five critical areas: communication, group process, managerial skills, self-awareness and human relations
  • Camp is held indoor and outdoor – mats are provided
  • Mascot Training is only offered at Session I – contact your State Director for more information
  • For more information, contact your NCA State Director, Ashley Paradise, at aparadise@varsity.com

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Location Tips

  • “Monday Night Live” is a fun tradition where teams get to show off a home routine on the first night of camp. We love to see the creative and fun routines that each squad brings! – Rachel
  • The leadership training makes this camp the best. Your team will not only walk away as better cheerleaders but as stronger leaders in your school and community! – Andy
  • Remember to bring lots of water and a positive attitude! Camp at Central is the best way to start your season! – Preston

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Testimonials from Camp

"'I just loved how engaged the entire NCA staff was! They were constantly walking around, jumping in to assist, and providing super constructive feedback. The girls truly appreciated their help when they were actively showing them how to make changes to their stunting technique, cheer and chant moves, and overall form.'" Coach SarahInglemoor High School
"'The level of independence and responsibility placed on the squad was wonderful for them - they truly bonded as they learned to watch out for and take care of each other. Great experience for ALL!'" Coach AlisonNorth Creek High School
"'The staff at this camp is impossible to beat. Sarah was amazing. She was kind and loving but also expected a lot of my squad. She helped us excel in all aspects. Andy is as always THE best. Rachel and Luciano were great and amazing in all that they did.'" Coach ShareeWahluke High School

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Camp Notes

Camp Theme

Stronger Together

We believe that teamwork and personal growth go hand in hand. At NCA Summer Camp, you’ll develop skills that last a lifetime. You’ll go beyond athletic achievements and learn the art of becoming a leader. You’ll create lifelong memories – together. Whatever your team’s goals are, we have the resources to help you succeed.

Together we are a team. Together we are stronger.

What to Bring

  • A great attitude!
  • Athletic clothing and shoes
  • Water bottles
  • Fun Day clothes
  • Game Day Props: Poms, Signs, Megaphones, Signs, Flags

What to Wear

On fun day, show how your team is stronger together! Here are some examples:

  • Super heroes
  • Puzzle pieces
  • Links on a chain
  • Legos
  • Athletic teams
  • Any other creative idea your team comes up with!