Camps for Young Athletes:
The Spartans program is based on recommendations made by the Athletics Canada Run Jump Throw Wheel program and is designed to teach fundamental movement skills and development of physical literacy. Running, jumping and throwing is the basis for virtually all sports. Our instructors offer great individual coaching in small groups, focused on improving and enhancing athletes’ individual skills and abilities.
Mini-Camp – “Try Track and Field”
Twice a year, at the beginning of the spring/summer season and again at the beginning of the fall/winter season, the Spartans hold a Mini-Camp for 9 – 13 year old athletes. The camp is a maximum of four hours and is designed to be a fun introduction to athletics – running, jumping and throwing.
Upcoming Mini-Camp – Saturday, April 23 from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon:
Location: Foothills Athletic Park (2431 – Crowchild Trail N.W.)
Maximum # of participants – 40
Instructors: Calgary Spartans coaches
Notes for participants – Wear athletic clothing and shoes and dress for the weather. bring a water bottle and a snack.
Pre-registration is required.
Refund Policy – NO REFUND after April 22nd unless cancelled or rescheduled due to weather.
Come and Discover the Champion Within You!!
The summer camp is a five day (Monday to Friday) camp held in July for 8 – 13 year old athletes. It includes techniques and skills in athletics – running, jumping and throwing. It is held outside at the track led by coaches/athletes from the Spartans. The program is designed by Jessica Zelinka – Canada’s own two-time Olympian and current Head Coach of the university of Calgary Dinos Track and Field and Cross Country teams.
It’s designed to be fun – while motivating young athletes to challenge themselves in the sport of Athletics.
Date and information to be updated soon.
See you at the track!!