Emmaus Green Machine Track Camp

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Emmaus High School will be hosting a track camp this summer for children in grades 3-9. The five day camp is designed for youth who are interested in learning about the diverse events offered to athletes in the sport of track and field. Athletes will learn about the different events while improving their all-around athletic skills and having fun.

July 24-28, 2012
Tuesday-Saturday

The camp will utilize the East Penn School District Stadium’s brand new six lane all-weather track surface and field facilities. Campers will also enjoy the gymnasium and swimming pool.

Campers will learn proper warm up techniques that can be transferred to all sports. They will have the opportunity to develop basic fundamentals needed for track & field under tutelage of experienced, knowledgeable staff. The will also learn to develop an understanding of the importance of sportsmanship.

Meet of Champions
On Saturday, July 28, campers will participate in the 1st annual Meet of Champions. The Parade of Champions will kick off the meet at 9:00 am. Campers will compete in three events of their choosing, according to age group. Medals will be awarded 3 deep in each event and age group. The meet concludes with a Pizza Party.

COACHING STAFF
Head Coach – Shannon Petrunak (sprint coach)
Assistant Coaches – Ashley Murdock (jump coach), Shane Riegel (hurdles/pole vault coach), Eileen Shovlin (distance coach), Marc Zimmerman (throws coach)

COST
$150 for all registrations postmarked by June 1st ($60 discount for family members after the first child)
$180 after June 1st

WHAT TO BRING
Children should bring athletic attire and sneakers (required), lunch with water and/or sports drink, swimsuit, towel and sandals. Campers will run rain or shine.

SCHEDULE

Tuesday – Friday, 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Saturday, 9:00 am – Noon

CONTACT
For more information please contact Shannon Petrunak at spetrunak@eastpennsd.org or (610) 965-1650, ext. 21582

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