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The Caltaf Summer Camps are designed to introduce athletes between the ages of 6 and 14 to the sport of track and field while at the same time developing fundamentals of the sport and a general foundation level of fitness that will benefit these young athletes in all aspects of their lives. Athletes will work through sessions that will provide an exciting mix of technical practice, games, and other fun activities.  The focus will be on learning the fundamentals of running, jumping, and throwing as well as developing speed and agility using age-appropriate progressions.

Week 1

Date: Daily from Monday to Friday, July 6-10, 2020
Time: 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Location: NEW LOCATION – North Glenmore Park – Parking Lot D

(Our Glenmore Camp is now full.  We have opened up a new location at North Glenmore Park  – Parking Lot D)
Cost: $150.00

Week 2

Date: Daily from Monday to Friday, July 27-31, 2020
Time: 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Location: Foothills Athletic Park
Cost: $150.00

Updated June 11, 2020: Registration open! Register online here or contact the Caltaf Office

 

Head Coach – Samantha Read

Samantha competed for Caltaf in the sprints and middle distance events. She competed for the U of C Dinos (1988 -1993), and was a member of the 1991 National Championship team, earning All Canadian status that year. She then moved to the United States and competed for the Nike Farm Team (1996-2001) in the middle-distance events.

While living in the United States she was the Head Track and Field and Cross Country Coach at Mountain View High School in Mountain View, California (1996- 2006). In her time there, she was named the Santa Clara Valley Athletic League Honor Coach in 2001 (Girls Cross Country), 2005 (Girls Cross Country) and 2006 (Girls & Boys Track and Field).

Between 2014 and 2016 Sam and her Cheetah coaching staff had great success. In 2016 Sam was named Development Coach of the Year by Athletics Alberta. Sam was named the Head Coach for the Zone 3 Summer Games Team. Sam continues with her coach’s education and is now attained her NCCP Level 2 and is currently working on her Level 3.