Edina Community Center: ECC Kuhlman Stadium
Hornet Track & Field Camp is designed to teach kids track & field events as well as participate in a real track meet. Athletes will learn how to effectively warm up/cool down, stretch, and participate in plyometrics while becoming faster and stronger. In addition, campers will learn how to participate in several track events and field events and will be separated into similar age groups Camp will conclude with an official track meet allowing campers to fully experience a typical “gameday” at a middle school and high school meet. Each camper will also receive an individual medal.
Jonathan Buckley has been coaching track since 1998. Buck has coached Valley View Middle School track since 2003 and is currently the Head Boys & Girls Coach. Under his leadership, he has helped build this track program into the largest middle school program in the West Metro area.
Kelly Boler is a professional runner who has won several races and has participated in Olympic trials for distance running. Chris Dunn has been a Middle School Track and Field Coach in Edina for over 10 years. Additional Edina coaches and current Edina track athletes will provide instruction and coaching.