(NORTH CANTON, Ohio) – Walsh Track and Field Assistant Coach Jeff Jakmides has announced a throws camp for Tuesday, June 20, and Wednesday, June 21 this summer. Boys and girls entering ninth grade and above.
The cost is $60 a person per day or $90 for both days. Late registration after the June 6 deadline will by $70 per day or $100 for both days.
Each camper will receive a Walsh University Throws Camp t-shirt. Lunch will be provided on both days.
This is a learn-by-throwing day camp designed to teach throwers of all skill levels entering Grade 9 and above the fundamentals of proper technique as well as drills and cues they can use well beyond this camp experience. This is a discus and shot put camp only. Hammer or javelin will not be a part of the camp this year. Campers will receive a lunch on campus and a camp t-shirt which is guaranteed for all campers who register before the June 6th deadline. Coaches and family members are welcomed and encouraged to purchase camp shirts as well but must contact Coach Jakmides prior to June 6 with sizes.
Coaches are welcome to observe camp at no cost, but will be expected to pay for their own lunches. Coaches are encouraged to ask questions so long as it does not distract from the coaching of campers.
What to bring: throwing shoes, implements, pen and pad for recording coaching cues, plenty of water, and a positive attitude!
For more information, please contact Coach Jakmides.