USA Camp Types

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Premier Camp

Premier Camp

4 Days/3 Nights
Want the complete summer camp experience for teams of all levels? This is the most popular and recommended camp choice for most teams, and includes game day training, coaches training, team bonding activities and much more! Want this experience but can’t stay overnight? Select the Commuter option to get all the same great curriculum and classes, but without staying over.
• Benefit from more stunt skill levels offered
• Interact with many different staff, teams and experienced coaches
• Gain valuable performance experience and confidence by evaluating in front of other teams
• Accelerated team bonding in this fun environment
• Lay a solid foundation with Teammaker and Unity workshops
• Exciting All-American opportunities available for your students
• Get extra attention from your Staff Teammate
• Enjoy free time after Rally on night 3!
• For camps at Knott’s, enjoy your included twilight park ticket to use on night 3!

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Elite Camp

Elite Camp

In addition to all the great benefits of the 4 Day/3 Night Traditional/Premiere Camp, if your team is more advanced, enjoy an accelerated more competitive edge curriculum with an emphasis on technical skill training and an enhanced performance focus.
• Lower student to staff ratio
• Development and growth with an emphasis on skill building
• Students enjoy daily stunt challenges
• Opportunity for Spirit/Dance Star Competition
• For Elite Camp at Knott’s, enjoy a twilight park ticket on night 3 after Rally!
Specific Skill Level Required Pre-requisites: the entire team must be able to learn material at an accelerated pace and a majority of the team should have the following skills mastered:
Cheer: All stunting will begin at an elite level. Stunt groups should be able to execute solid preps, extensions and specialty cradles.

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Camp of Champs

Camp of Champs

In addition to all the great benefits of the 4 Day/3 Night Premier (Traditional) Camp, if your team is more advanced and has received an invitation based on your USA Regionals/Nationals performance, enjoy an accelerated more competitive edge curriculum with an emphasis on technical skill training and an enhanced performance focus at our Invitation Only Camp of Champs!
• Lower student to staff ratio
• Development and growth with an emphasis on skill building
• Students enjoy daily stunt challenges
• Opportunity for Spirit/Dance Star Competition
• Opportunity to earn a Bid to Nationals!

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Your Way Camp

Your Way Camp

Have your camp YOUR WAY! Select the routines and skills that benefit you most! Coaches and students love this camp and choosing what matters to them most. The majority of Your Way Camps are 3-Day/2-Night. Arizona is a 4-Day/3-Night.
• Maximize your summer training and leave with a true ready to perform routine
• Lower staff to student ratio
• More one-on-one attention from USA instructors
• Flexible options give you a customized curriculum
• Overnight camp setting, so you still get to interact with multiple USA
• Gain performance experience by evaluating in front of other teams
• Get valuable USA leadership classes and the fun of Rally night

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Showtime Camp

Showtime Camp

4 days/3 nights resort hotel camps feature non-stop action at this performance focused fast-paced camp. Teams leave with a customized routine built just for you to highlight your team’s strengths. Maximize your summer training and leave with a true ready to perform routine
• One-on-one private coaching with fun & knowledgeable staff
• Upbeat game day material and training your crowd will love
• Glow for it at our unforgettable glow-in-the-dark “Class Competition” night

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Express Camp

Express Camp

3 Days/2 Nights
Express camps offer teams the opportunity to get a condensed version of the curriculum designed to maximize the abbreviated time, yet still enjoy the USA overnight experience!

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Christian Camp

Christian Camp

4 Days/3 Nights
Strengthen team bonds and incorporate faith based teachings into this curriculum designed just for you. Put the principles of cooperation, communication and dedication as well as trust, loyalty and faith into action at USA Christian Camp!
• Leadership and confidence built into our curriculum
• Technical training to bring out the best in your team
• Held at Sheraton Fairplex Hotel in Pomona, CA

Contact your USA state director for more information and camps options.

Tsutae Johnson
Cheer
California
Tsutae.Johnson@varsity.com

Shawn Gubeli
Cheer
AZ, CO, ID, NV, OR, UT & WA
Sgubeli@varsity.com

Nicole Cestone
Dance & Song/Pom
CA, NV, OR & WA
NCestone@varsity.com

Brooke Hoepfner
Dance & Song/Pom
AZ, CO, ID, MT, NM, UT & WY
BHoepfner@varsity.com

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Home Camp

Home Camp

Start your season with specialized training for your team with a USA Home Camp! Personalized attention with a 1:15 staff-to-student ratio. Choose your own date and camp length. Customized curriculum to meet your needs.
• Choose from 2, 3, or 4 day options
• Coaches Manual, Bonus Material, Music Download, Coaches Gift
• Includes all great material, technical & safety training

Contact your State Director to set up your USA Home Camp:

Tsutae Johnson
Cheer
California
Tsutae.Johnson@varsity.com

Shawn Gubeli
Cheer
AZ, CO, ID, NV, OR, UT & WA
Sgubeli@varsity.com

Nicole Cestone
Dance & Song/Pom
CA, NV, OR & WA
NCestone@varsity.com

Brooke Hoepfner
Dance & Song/Pom
AZ, CO, ID, MT, NM, UT & WY
BHoepfner@varsity.com

3-Day & 4-Day Schedules

Junior High Camp

Junior High Camp

Build skills and make memories with the USA! Whether your team is full of newer members or experienced spiritleaders, our staff will work with you to establish and meet goals, bringing out the very best in your students. Experience the USA while receiving unique curriculum designed exclusively for this age group.
• Learn safe and progressive building technique
• Benefit from appropriate game day training
• Build confidence and skills with professional and dynamic instructors

Contact your USA state director for more information and camp options.

Tsutae Johnson
Cheer
California
Tsutae.Johnson@varsity.com

Shawn Gubeli
Cheer
AZ, CO, ID, NV, OR, UT & WA
Sgubeli@varsity.com

Nicole Cestone
Dance & Song/Pom
CA, NV, OR & WA
NCestone@varsity.com

Brooke Hoepfner
Dance & Song/Pom
AZ, CO, ID, MT, NM, UT & WY
BHoepfner@varsity.com

Choreography Camp

Choreography Camp

USA Staff comes to you and creates a routine for your next big performance.

Contact your State Director to set up your USA Choreography Camp:

Tsutae Johnson
Cheer
California
Tsutae.Johnson@varsity.com

Shawn Gubeli
Cheer
AZ, CO, ID, NV, OR, UT & WA
Sgubeli@varsity.com

Nicole Cestone
Dance & Song/Pom
CA, NV, OR & WA
NCestone@varsity.com

Brooke Hoepfner
Dance & Song/Pom
AZ, CO, ID, MT, NM, UT & WY
BHoepfner@varsity.com

Drum Major

Drum Major

Prepare and develop your leadership and performance skills with a customized camp experience led by the professional USA Drum Major Staff!

• Personalized instruction with a 12 to 1 Teaching ratio
• 11 different levels of instruction and technique rooted in fundamentals and tailored for your region’s style
• Specialty sessions give the opportunity to focus on topics for personal interest or growth
• Unique opportunity to connect and network with other Drum Majors and Leaders over 4 day

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Band Leadership

Band Leadership

• USA’s Leadership program is relevant, practical and designed to support the Band Director
• Complete and balanced program: Leadership, Spinning, Conducting, Specialty Sessions and Private Coaching Session
• Designed for beginners to the most advanced skill levels, including 11 levels of instruction and technique rooted in fundamentals and tailored for your region’s style 3 different performance evaluations with feedback and award

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Dance Team Camp

Dance Team Camp

A Perfect Combination of Technique, Choreography and Team Building
At USA dance training camps, teams receive visual and creative choreography, technical training and a whole lot more!

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Elite Invitational Camp

Elite Invitational Camp

This by invitation only elite camp offers upper level routines and moves at a quick pace with advanced technical training. Specialty and Master Classes are offered.

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Dance Intensive

Dance Intensive

Teams or individuals attend classes that provide a convention style experience and technique. Master Teacher classes included.

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Performance Dance Camp

Performance Dance Camp

GO NEXT LEVEL at our NEW Performance Dance Camp! With our strong stylized routines, performance quality and technical training in a wide variety of genres, the USA Performance Dance training prepares you to go as far as you want to go!
• Essential dance training technique for ALL levels
• Dynamic instructors who bring out the most in your students
• Constructive evaluations and coaching
• Entertaining NBA and NFL style routines your crowd will love

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Song/Pom Camp

Song/Pom Camp

Song/Pom camp provides pom dance, jazz and hip-hop training while focusing on crowd leading and coordinated material with cheerleaders to create a unified program. Ideal for any level team looking for specialized game day training, choreography and coordinating material with your cheerleaders.

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Leadership/Officer Camp

Leadership/Officer Camp

USA Officers/Leadership Camp provides leadership and technical training to develop today’s team leaders. The focus of the camp is on building effective team leadership skills. In addition, officers receive extensive training on composition and choreography, using the latest techniques found in the best collegiate dance departments.
Examples of Classes Offered:
• Creating, Modifying & Blocking Choreography
• Cleaning & Critiquing
• Team Problem Solving
• Teaching Warm-Ups & Technique
• Voice Projection & Calling Drill Commands
• How to be an Effective Teacher

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Day Camp

Day Camp

Experience professional training with the convenience of being close to home, as Day Camps are held at local schools.
• Similar program as overnight camp
• Hours are approximately 9 a.m. -5 p.m. (lunch break included)
• Enhance your skills in a positive environment
• Great for teams restricted in travel and/ or are looking for a lower cost option

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Home Camp

Home Camp

Start your season with specialized training for your team with a USA Home Camp! Personalized attention with a 1:15 staff-to-student ratio. Choose your own date and camp length. Customized curriculum to meet your needs.
• Choose from 2, 3, or 4 day options
• Bonus Material, Music Download, Coaches Gift
• Includes all great material, technical & safety training

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Junior High Camp

Junior High Camp

The USA Jr. High Dance Camp is a tailored camp providing a solid foundation for younger dancers in an atmosphere designed specifically for their needs. All Junior Camps are 2-night camps. Develop skills, work with positive, professional instructors and make your summer amazing with the USA!

GET MORE WITH THE USA:
• Beginning, Intermediate & Advanced Level Routines
• All Levels of Technique Training Classes
• Fun Unity & Teambuilding Activities

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