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2003 USATF Men's Junior Elite Track & Field Training Camps

U.S. Olympic Training Center - San Diego, CA

Event Camps and Dates:

Throws, Distance, Decathlon  Sunday, July 20 - Thursday, July 24
Jumps, Hurdles, Sprints Thursday, July 24 - Monday, July 28


Junior Elite male track and field athletes (ages 14-19) and their coaches. Athletes must not turn 20 during 2003. 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). Make checks payable to USATF.

Qualifying Standards:

Athletes must have achieved the respective standard between 1/1/02 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 20 by Track & Field News in the final rankings for his respective event or events. Athletes must be ranked in the top 20 in the season-ending rankings.

Qualifying Standards

100m 10.64
200m 21.54
400m 47.84
800m 1:53.14
1500m/1600m 3:58.1/4:15.14
3000m/3200m 8:40.0/9:16.00
5000m 15:10.00
10,000m 32:45.00
110mH (42"/39") 14.64/14.24
400mH/300mH (36") 53.84/37.50
3000m SC 9:39.0
Long Jump 24-0
Triple Jump 48-2
High Jump 6-11
Pole Vault 16-0
Shot Put (16 lb/12 lb) 52-6/58-0
Discus (2 kg/HS) 158-4/180-0
Javelin (new/old) 187-0/200-1
Hammer (16 lb/12 lb) 150-11/170-0
Decathlon (Int/HS) 5950/6050


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).


Click here to download the application.

Or you can contact:
Mike Holman
Camp Coordinator
7682 Bayridge Dr.
Indianapolis, IN 46236
phone: 317-823-9863
fax: 317-543-3348

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