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Gilbert Community School District Camps
Gilbert Community School District Camps

HIGH SCHOOL
CROSS COUNTRY CAMP

The camp will focus on three key elements:

  • Team building – There will be some team building activities at the camp as well as free time to
    get to know your teammates better
  • Training – The camp will provide an opportunity to do some quality training in a different environment

  • Learning – In addition to the training, there will sessions where the focus will be on aspects that will enhance your running, such as nutrition, race tactics, and strength training.

AUGUST 14TH - 15TH
ENTERING GRADES: 9th - 12th
COST: $90
Registration Deadline: August 4th

Print Mail-in Registration ()

Location: Sunstream Retreat center outside of Ogden

Key Details:

  • NEW FORMAT! We are trying a new format this year in a new location. Camp will take place after
    official practice has started, but camp attendance is not required . Camp will take place at
    Sunstream Retreat center outside of Ogden.
  • The cost of the camp is $90 and registration is due August 4. This covers lodging, meals,
    programing at the camp and camp apparel. If you prefer to send the form, make a check payable to Gilbert High School and send the above form to Aaron Thomas 3616 Calhoun Ave Ames, IA 50010
  • We will plan arrive at camp by 11:00 on Monday and return around 3:00 on Tuesday.
    Transportation will be provided.
Camp Checklist:
✔ Running Clothes (3-4 sets) ✔ Running Shoes ✔ Casual Clothes
✔ Toiletries ✔ Water Bottle ✔ Sleeping Bag / Blanket / Pillow
✔ Swimsuit / Towel ✔ Snacks (Optional) ✔ Running Watch (Optional)

Tentative Camp Schedule:
  • Monday, August 14th
    • 10:00 – Depart Gilbert
    • 11:00 – Arrive at Sunstream Retreat
    • 11:30 - Lunch
    • 1:00-2:00 - Seminar
    • 2:00-3:30 - Workout
    • 4:00-5:00 - Pool
    • 5:30 - Supper
    • 6:30-7:30 - Guest Speaker
    • 7:30- Camp games
    • 9:30 - Campfire/Smores
    • 11:00 - Lights out
       
  • Tuesday, August 15th   
    • 7:00-8:30 – Morning workout
    • 8:30-9:00 – Breakfast
    • 9:30-10:15 – Seminars
    • 10:30-11:30 - Indoor games
    • 11:30-12:00 - Lunch
    • 12:00-2:00 - Ropes course
    • 2:00 - Leave for Gilbert