2001 USA Track & Field Men's Junior Elite Track & Field Training Camp
U.S. Olympic Training Center, San Diego, California
Saturday, July 7th through Wednesday, July 11th - Jumps/Dec/Throws
Wednesday, July 11th through Sunday, July 15th - Sprints/Hurdles/Distance
Junior Elite male track and field athletes, (ages 14-19), and their coaches. Athletes must not turn 20 during 2001. The camps are limited to athletes who are USA citizens, eligible for participation on the USA Olympic team. The coach (maximum of one per athlete) is strongly encouraged to apply for and attend the camp with his/her athlete. Athletes may, but are not encouraged to, attend without a coach. Coaches may not attend without a qualified athlete. There is a $25 application fee for the athlete and the coach, (one $25 fee covers both). Checks payable to USATF.
Athletes must have achieved the respective standard between 1/1/00 and the first day of the camp, in a bona fide track and field competition (i.e., legal track/field facility, no practice trials, no wind-aided marks, no relay times, no cross-country or road race marks). Athletes must also be ranked in the top 25 by Track & Field News in the final rankings for his respective event or events. Athletes must be ranked in the top 25 in the season ending rankings.
Camp activities include classroom and field instruction on the fundamentals of training and competition, presented by the nation's finest track & field coaches and scientists. Instructors will be from USATF'S Men's Development Committee.
All athletes and coaches are responsible for their own transportation to/from San Diego. Once you arrive in San Diego all expenses will be provided by USA TRACK & FIELD and the USOC (includes meals, housing, and transportation in San Diego).
For complete information and application forms for this camp,
Mike Holman, Camp Coordinator-7682 Bayridge Dr., Indianapolis, IN 46236
Phone 317-823-9863 Fax 317-543-3348 E-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
APPLYING FOR THE CAMP
An application-invitation process is necessary to guarantee that the total enrollment for each camp will not exceed the numbers which the USOC has allotted. Mail or FAX early. All forms must be completed in detail to be considered for the camp. Incomplete applications will be returned. There is a $25 application fee for the athlete and coach (one $25 fee covers both). Checks payable to USATF.
Application forms may be copied, if additional forms are needed.
____$25 application fee (covers both athlete/coach)
Athlete: (checks payable to USATF)
_____ATHLETE APPLICATION FORM, WITH SIGNATURE(S)
_____COACH APPLICATION FORM, WITH SIGNATURE
Mail applications to - Mike Holman, 7682 Bayridge Drive, Indianapolis, IN 46236.
Applications will be processed when received (beginning immediately). Invitations will be mailed upon processing, until the camp is full. Invitations will be accompanied by additional information (advise on clothing and equipment to bring, local transportation from/to the San Diego Airport, etc.).
Applications received after the camp is filled will be held as alternates in case invited athletes/coaches cannot attend. Affected athletes/coaches will be so informed.
The athlete and coach must provide for and arrange their own transportation to/from San Diego. Housing and meals will be provided at the U.S. Olympic Training Center for the athletes. Coaches will need to pay for housing, ( we will have a block of rooms at a local hotel at a special price and provide transportation to and from the Training Center each day), USOC, USA TRACK & FIELD, AND THE MEN'S DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE will pay for the coaches meals each day and the housing and meals for the athletes.
All athletes/coaches must attend and participate the full duration of the camp, from not later than 2pm on the first day of the camp, through noon on the last day. Athletes/coaches who cannot attend and participate the full duration of the camp should not apply. Athletes must be able to participate in field activities, so therefore should not attend if injuries or illness prevents at least moderate physical activity.
According to USATF's Memorandum of Agreement with the USOC, the USOC may initiate drug testing during any program at the Olympic Training Center. Therefore, all participants in the camp must agree to submit to drug testing if requested by the USOC medical staff.
*****ATHLETES/COACHES THAT ARRIVE THE DAY BEFORE CAMP BEGINS OR LEAVE THE DAY AFTER CAMP ENDS ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR THEIR OWN HOUSING, TRANSPORTATION, AND MEALS FOR THOSE DAYS.
*****THE ARCO OLYMPIC TRAINING CENTER WILL PROVIDE TRANSPORTATION TO/FROM THE SAN DIEGO AIRPORT AND THE TRAINING CENTER ONLY IF YOU ARRIVE THE DAY CAMP BEGINS AND LEAVE THE DAY CAMP ENDS.
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION, contact Mike Holman, 7682 Bayridge Drive,
Indianapolis, IN 46236
ATHLETE APPLICATION FORM
USATF MEN'S JUNIOR ELITE TRACK & FIELD TRAINING CAMP
EVENT (check only one)
_____JUMPS (LJ, TJ, HJ, PV), July 7-11th.
_____DECATHLON, July 7-11th.
_____THROWS (SP, D, J, H), July 7-11th.
_____Sprints (100, 200. 400), July 11-15th.
_____Hurdles (110 HH, 300 IH, 400 IH), July 11-15th.
_____Dist. (800, 1M, 2M, 5K, 10K, SC), July 11-15th.
EVENT(S) BEST TIME/.DISTANCE MEET DATE
______________ ____________________ ______________ ___/___/___
______________ ____________________ ______________ ___/___/___
Statement of Agreement - "I, the undersigned, agree that if invited to a USATF Jr. Elite Training Camp, USA Olympic Training Center, San Diego in 2001, I will abide by the rules and regulations of the USA Olympic Committee established for living and participating at the training camp. I will furnish my own training apparel, including appropriate shoes, clothing, and implements. I understand that I must provide and arrange for my own transportation to/from San Diego. I agree to submit to drug testing if requested by the USOC medical staff. I further agree that barring illness, accident, or conditions beyond my control, I will complete the entire training camp session. If after being invited, I cannot attend, I will notify the camp coordinator, Mike Holman, 317-823-9863, immediately."
Signature of Athlete______________________________Date__________________
Signature of Parent/Guardian, if under 18_________________________________
COACH APPLICATON FORM
Qualified Athlete(s) Who Has(Have) Applied For This Training Camp -
___________________________________ / _________________________________
Statement of Agreement - "I, the undersigned, agree that if invited to a USATF Jr. Elite Training Camp, USA Olympic Training Center, San Diego in 2001, I will abide by the rules and regulations of the USA Olympic Committee established for living and participation at the training camp. I understand that I must provide and arrange for my own transportation to/from San Diego. I further agree that barring illness, accident, or conditions beyond my control, I will complete the entire training camp session. If after being invited, I cannot attend, I will notify the camp coordinator, Mike Holman, 317-823-9863, immediately."
Signature of Coach___________________________Date______________________