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Grand Valley State Track & Field Camps

High School Track & Field Camp

The purpose of this camp is to provide a high quality individual instruction in the technique and training that is necessary for young athletes to reach their full potential, as well as to develop and improve upon their skills. Everything is designed to instruct and motivate the athletes through entertaining training sessions and lectures. In addition to a variety of successful coaches from across the nation, a number of current Grand Valley State track & field student-athletes will be on hand serving as camp counselors. While the development of proper technique and skills is a goal of this camp, the most important takeaway is to have fun!

Campers will be supervised at all times to ensure a safe and secure environment for the athletes to learn and have fun. Any innapropriate behavior or misconduct by the camp participants could result in dismissal without a refund.

July 17th - 20th
Who: Male & Females
Entering Grades: 8th - College Freshman
Check-In: 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Check-Out: 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
Cost: $345 for Resident Camper
($315 if Registered before June 17th)
$255 for Commuter Camper
($225 if Registered before June 17th)
Registrations recieved on day of camp will be charged an additional $25

Print Mail-in Brochure (PDF)

Train the LAKER Way! - Learn from the 2011 and 2012 NCAA Division II Champions in Cross Country, Indoor Track & Field and Outdoor Track & Field

  • Interactive learning technique sessions
  • Video analyses
  • Competition strategy
  • Drills, warm-ups and cool-downs
  • Proper nutrition
  • Sprints, hurdles, relays, long jump, high jump, triple jump, and throws

Resident Camper: Tuition includes lodging in state of the art, suite style dormitories, meals from Sunday evening to lunch on Wednesday, event instruction, group Insurance, and a GVSU Track and Field T-Shirt

Commuter: Tuition includes lunch & dinner each day for the duration of the camp, as well as event instruction, group insurance, and a GVSU Track and Field T-Shirt.

Questions? Contact Coach Dunson at or 616-947-2262

A Typical Day...
8:00 AM 
9:00 AM 
 Group Lecture or Video Session
10:00 AM 
 Morning Training Session
12:15 PM 
1:00 PM 
 Group Lecture or Video Session
1:45 PM 
 Free Time
3:30 PM 
 Afternoon Training Session
6:00 PM 
7:30 PM 
 Recreational Activity
9:00 PM 
 Free Time
10:30 PM 
 In Bed and Lights Out

2012 NCAA DII Women's Outdoor Track & Field National Champions
2012 NCAA DII Women's Indoor Track & Field National Champions
2011 NCAA DII Women's Outdoor Track & Field National Champions
2011 NCAA DII Women's Indoor Track & Field National Champions
147 All-American Athletes since 2000
55 Top 20 Track Team Finishes at Nationals