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with Atlanta Track Club at Atlanta Track Club Cross Country Camp. Spend a
week in beautiful North Georgia on the campus of Young Harris College
perfecting the basics of long distance running, learning about topics such
as stretching, strength training, nutrition, footwear and meeting new
friends from across the southeast. The camp is lead by Atlanta Track Club's
High Performance Team. You'll have access to the same coaching philosophy being
utilized by the Olympic hopefuls competing with Atlanta Track Club
Elite. Come join us.
Participants should have some experience with distance running and be excited to learn more about the sport. Open to runners entering grades 7-12. Runners should expect to run at least 3 miles each day, with opportunity for experienced runners to run longer.
Discounts are available for returning 2019 campers, siblings, and groups (7 or more). Contact email@example.com for more information.
Date & Time
July 12 - 17, 2020
- $550 Dec. 1 - Jan 15; $600 Jan. 16 - April 15; $650 April 16 - May 31; $725 June 1 - July 1
Registration Cut-Off Date
July 1, 2020
Young Harris College
Young Harris, Georgia is located in the southern Appalachian Mountains, ideally situated between the Chattahoochee, Cherokee and Nantahala National Forests, and a scenic two-hour drive from Atlanta, Georgia and Chattanooga, Tennessee.
Lodging will be in the Young Harris dorms: https://www.yhc.edu/about
Registration is not complete until the Georgia Pre-participation Physical Evaluation Form is completed by a physician and submitted to firstname.lastname@example.org
Forms can be:
- Scanned and emailed to email@example.com or
- Mailed (postmarked 7/6/20) to Atlanta Track Club, Attn: CAMP, 201 Armour Drive, Atlanta, GA 30324
Daily Run Workouts
Campers will be assigned to a run group based on their experience level submitted in registration. Each day will include a morning run and an optional afternoon run on campus. Daily mileage will vary for each run group beginning at 3 miles. No runs will exceed 6 miles, campers wishing to run more than 6 miles should plan to join the afternoon run for additional mileage. Camp counselors will lead run groups.
Guest Speakers and Clinics
Each day campers will participate in skills and drills clinics and hands on topic presentations with guest speakers. These sessions will provide hands on experience that campers can immediately put into practice and applied to their workouts building more educated runners.