Summer Cross Country Camp
2020 SUMMER CROSS COUNTRY CAMP
|JULY 26TH - 29TH|
Grades: 8th - 12th, Boys & Girls
Resident Check-In: 3:00 - 4:30 p.m., July 26th
Pick-Up: 1:00 - 3:00 p.m., July 29th
July 26th: 5:00 - 8:00 p.m.
July 27th - 28th: 8:30 a.m. - 8:00 p.m. (Commuters Check Out at 5:00 p.m.)
July 29th: 8:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Resident: $415 if registered before May 1st
($440 from May 1st to June 30th; $465 July 1st or later)
Commuter: $315 if registered before May 1st
($340 from May 1st to June 30th; $365 July 1st or later)
Michigan Cross Country Camp is designed for boys and girls who want to learn the fundamentals of middle distance and distance running and continue to grow in their development, while experiencing a fun, social camp environment on the campus of the University of Michigan. Campers will be taught skills and techniques that will help them not only improve as athletes but better understand their sport and the challenges of competing at a high level. The camp will consist of educational and motivational talks, meals, nightly activities (resident campers) and one to two workout sessions per day.
- University of Michigan Indoor / Outdoor Track
- University of Michigan Arboretum
- Univrsity of Michigan Cross Country Practice Facility
- Fuller Park Pool
Discount: 10% discount for teams of 3 or more. Please contact camp directly for discount code.
What To Bring: Pillow, sheets, towel, bathing suit, fan (no A/C in dorms), alarm clock, toiletries, running clothes, spending money, water bottle, running shoes, event shoes (if you
Commuter Campers: You are welcome to join us for pizza dinner on Sunday evening. For the remaining days (M-W), please plan for check-in time between 8:30-45am in front of South Quad.
Daily check-out time (M-W) is 5:00 pm, also in front of South Quad.
Housing (South Quad Dormitory): The University of Michigan residence hall, South Quadrangle, will be the home of the resident campers. During evenings in South Quad, campers will be supervised by University Conference Services (UCS) staff. Camp coaching staff does not remain in the residence hall overnight. UCS housing staff typically schedules various activities for campers in the evening hours and will supervise on-site. The summer camp housing team assigns campers to double rooms. Single rooms are not available to campers. If campers would like to room together, the best way to facilitate that request is for campers to arrive at registration together or to contact the camp director prior to check-in.
Meals (South Quad Dormitory): Meals included in the resident camp price are dinner on first night (pizza), breakfast, lunch and dinner on Monday and Tuesday, with breakfast and lunch being provided on Wednesday. Meals will be served in the newly renovated South Quad Dining Hall, which has a wide variety of meal options for everyone. The weekly menus are typically posted 1-2 weeks ahead of camp and can be found here. If you have specific food allergies, please click here for more information of the residence hall dining services or to chat online with our registered dietitian. Additionally, we require the information to be provided on the medical release form, completed by a parent/guardian.
Medical Care: A certified athletic trainer or first responder will be at all workout session for minor injury treatment and throughout the night in the residence hall.
Rules and Regulations: All campers must abide by the Rules and Regulations of the Michigan Summer Sports Camps. Campers are required to attend all session and activities. Any serious violations will result in immediate dismissal from camp without a refund.
Typical Daily Schedule:
- 7:15 a.m. → Wake up
- 8:00 a.m. → Breakfast
- 8:45 a.m. → Meet in front of South Quad (Commuter Campers arrive)
- 9:15 a.m. → Lecture/Presentation
- 9:45 a.m. → Workout Session I
- 12:00 p.m. → Lunch
- 1:00 p.m. → Activity on campus
- 2:30 p.m. → Lecture / Presentation
- 3:00 p.m. → Workout Session II
- 5:00 p.m. → Commuters dismissed
- 5:30 p.m. → Dinner
- 7:00 p.m. → Activity / Free time in South Quad
- 10:30 p.m. → Lights out
All campers have the option of uploading a physical, if they would like it on file for our trainers. If uploading a physical we ask that it was completed within the past year and signed by a physician. Players can upload their Physical Form during registration.
Upload Physical Examination Information Form
Open to any and all entrants; limited only by number, age, grade level, and/or gender.