Outrace the Competition with Our World-Class Track & Field Training Program
Track camps at the IMG Academy feature both track & field camps and cross country camps and are directed by Loren Seagrave, one of the most successful coaches in the world of track and field. Our program applies a science-based training methodology to maximize effectiveness in all track & field events and cross country races. Athletes will learn techniques to improve their movement, speed, balance, concentration and power as well as technical and mechanical skills.
How You'll Improve
SprintsStart and acceleration techniques, maximum velocity sprint mechanics and relay exchange work
Hurdles100/110m, 300m and 400m, proper hurdle technique, rhythm, perfect lead leg alteration, race modeling strategy and tactics
JumpsSprint mechanics, preparation, take off, flight phase and landing
ThrowsThrowing techniques and proper summation of forces using innovative techniques
DistanceFocus, proper mechanics, reprogramming the nervous system, reduce oxygen consumption, training techniques and injury prevention
Our track & field and cross country training programs are led by Director Loren Seagrave who has coached hundreds of collegiate, professional and Olympic athletes for more than 40 years. He is joined by several other elite coaches with years of professional competing and coaching experience from national titles to world championship victories.
LaShawn Merritt (USA), Tianna Bartoletta (USA), David Prince (USA), Amaru Schenkel (SUI), Candyce McGrone (USA), Libania Grenot (ITA), Matteo Galvan (ITA), Demetrius Pinder (BAH), Li Jinzhe (CHN), Angelo Taylor (USA), Joice Maduaka (GBR), Zhang Peimeng (CHN), Claudio Licciardello (ITA), Sherone Simpson (JAM), Anaso Jobodwana (RSA) and Darya Klishina (RUS)
Track & Field Facilities
Track and Field Camp Schedule
8 -8:30 am: Breakfast
12 - 1:30 pm: Lunch/Rest
6 -7 pm: Dinner
Trips & Fun
Train hard. Play harder!
|“With IMG Academy, I had a place where I could totally focus, have great weather, be able to train everyday, have great facilities and have a coach who could take my talents to the next level.”|
|LaShawn Merritt, 2008 Olympic 400-meter gold medalist/2013 IAAF 400-meter and 4x400-meter gold medalist|
Track & Field Camp Options
At IMG Academy, we offer multiple training options designed to get you the results you are looking for. Did you know you can pair your track & field training with Education/English classes?
Track & Field Training Programs
Once you have selected your length of stay and your camp option (sport only or sport + education), you can choose the best training program to pair with your sport to get the most out of your camp experience!