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About Universal Cheerleaders Association

Universal Cheerleaders Association was founded in 1974 by Jeff Webb to provide the best educational training for cheerleaders with the goal of incorporating high-level skills with traditional crowd leading. It was Jeff’s vision that would transform cheerleading into the dynamic, athletic combination of high energy entertainment and school leadership that is loved by so many.

Today, UCA is the largest cheerleading camp company in the world, offering the widest array of dates and locations of any camp company. We also celebrate cheerleader’s incredible hard work and athleticism through the glory of competition at over 50 regional events across the country and our Championships at the Walt Disney World Resort® every year.

UCA has instilled leadership skills and personal confidence in more than 4.5 million athletes on and off the field while continuing to be the industry’s leader for more than forty-five years.

UCA News

EXCITING NEWS: Varsity TV To Stream 300+ Events In The 2021-2022 Season!

EXCITING NEWS: Varsity TV To Stream 300+ Events In The 2021-2022 Season!

2019 was a strong and successful season for cheerleaders, coaches, and fans everywhere, but the beginning of 2020 brought challenges to everyone. As a cheer community, we pushed through and overcame some of the hardest obstacles we have ever been faced with. Many were not able to finish out their season, let alone have a season. Well this year, we have something huge to look forward to!

Oct. 1, 2021

Watch The Cheerleader's Choice: School Spirit Spotlight LIVE REVEAL!

Watch The Cheerleader’s Choice: School Spirit Spotlight LIVE REVEAL!

The time is almost here to announce the, not five, but SIX Cheerleader's Choice: School Spirit Spotlight winners! You guys told us who you want to see featured on Varsity TV this upcoming season, and this Friday, September 24th at 5 PM CST we will reveal those winners.

Sep. 22, 2021

Watch The UCA & UDA Mississippi State College Camp Show!

Watch The UCA & UDA Mississippi State College Camp Show!

UCA & UDA college camps are underway this summer and the Varsity TV team visited Mississippi State University college camp in Starkville, Mississippi this past week! To recap all the great things that took place at UCA & UDA college camp at MSU, you can tune in to the College Demo & Camp Show on Varsity TV Saturday, July 24th at 9 AM CST.

Jul. 19, 2021

benefits of cheer

Benefits of Cheer

Being a cheerleader is so much more than standing on the sidelines, cheering on your team or performing on the competition...

Jun. 21, 2021

It’s game day with the Blue Hens! Follow along with Kayla in our story! 💙 #StaffOnTheSidelines
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Two of our favorite things, #FridayNightLights 🏈 & #LetsGoPink 💕 Happy game day everyone!

📷: @tcps_cheer
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Today is UNITY Day! Take a stand against bullying by wearing orange, sharing a photo that promotes kindness, acceptance and inclusion, and tagging @VarsitySpirit. 🧡 Let's unite our peers together
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The sun never sets on #TopBananaTuesday 😍🍌🌅

📷: @oliviadowney_
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Are you 𝙍𝙀𝘼𝘿𝙔 to take on this week? Get after it, 𝘺𝘰𝘶 𝘨𝘰𝘵 𝘪𝘵!
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Are you having a #LetsGoPink game this October? Use the hashtag and tag us for a chance to be featured! 💗
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Are you competing at a #UCAcompetition this weekend? Let us know where! We'll be cheering for you! 👏
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One of our favorite things about #UCAcamp is seeing teams support each other. Tag a team you loved meeting at camp! 🤝
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There's nothing quite like that #TopBananaTuesday feeling 💥🤩🍌
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We can't wait to watch you shine at a #UCAcompetition this season ✨
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𝟭𝟬𝟬 𝗗𝗔𝗬𝗦 until #UCAnationals. We. Can't. WAIT! What team are you excited to see take the floor this year?
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Nothing better than #TopBananaTuesday with your teammates! Who did you take the banana home with this summer? 🍌

📷: @desicurtin
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Did you receive the Pin it Forward award at #UCAcamp this summer? Tag a teammate you would Pin it Forward to right now!

📷: @laur.f_5
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It’s game day and Ali is taking over with @eku_cheerleading! All the fun is in our story 🥳
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Celebrating 50 years of 𝓶𝓪𝓴𝓲𝓷𝓰 𝓶𝓮𝓶𝓸𝓻𝓲𝓮𝓼! ✨🏰🐭 Disney World, we love you! #DisneyWorld50
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Can you believe there are only 50 days until the #VarsitySpiritSpectacular!? Tag a friend you're going on this adventure with 🛄
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It may not be summer anymore but it's still #TopBananaTuesday! 🍌 We'll be celebrating all year long! Send us your Top Banana pix for the chance to be featured 🤩📱☀

📷: @beauregard_varsity_cheer
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𝙏𝙤𝙣𝙞𝙜𝙝𝙩. 5𝙥𝙢. Find out what squads will be featured for #VarsityTV Cheerleader's Choice LIVE! Link in bio for all the details you need to watch!
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Eagle Empire: Live Oak High School. Take a look into what it takes to be a Live Oak Eagle 👀 We can’t wait for the premier of Eagle Empire: Live Oak High School episode 1 TOMORROW! @liveoakhighcheerleading
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Want valuable feedback on your Game Day routine early in the season? Get registered for Virtual Game Day Kick Off today! Link in bio for the details. 📣
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