Princeton Academy of the Sacred Heart
1128 Great Road Princeton NJ 08540
(Coed Entering 5th - 9th) The sheer joy of running will be a central theme throughout the week. A mixture of base miles, hill repeats, and interval training will be included in the workouts. Athletes will learn different strategies in order to succeed in races. Fun activities like capture the flag will be incorporated into the training regimen. A film session/chalk talk session will study the techniques of the greatest runners in the world: the Kenyans and the Tarahumara Indians. A current marathoner who qualified for the Boston Marathon will be a motivational speaker. Finally, the runners will begin to keep a running journal and start the summer-long "100 mile club."
Princeton University Sports Camps
71 University Place Princeton NJ 08544
Since the early 1990's Princeton University has been offering sport-specific camps for young athletes. Today, Princeton University hosts over 70 sports camps and clinics annually. All camps are held on the beautiful and historic campus, located in the heart of Princeton, New Jersey. Overnight campers reside in the University dormitories and enjoy meals in various dining facilities around campus. Each camp is directed by the Princeton University Varsity Coaches, with assistance from college coaches and players from around the country. For more information including, dates, registration fees, and camp descriptions, please visit: www.princetonsportscamps.com