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					P. O. Box 799
Ardmore, PA 19003




                  ATTN: BOYS & GIRLS
             TRACK / CROSS COUNTRY COACHES




         Villanova University
       TRACK & FIELD CAMP
                    Boys & Girls, Ages 11-18
                      July 6 - July 9, 2009

                Day Camp: $250.00 (Ages 11-18)
              Overnight Camp: $400.00 (Ages 14-18)


                    DIRECTED BY:
    Villanova Track & Field/Cross Country Coaches

             VISIT OUR WEBSITE:
    VILLANOVATRACKANDFIELDCAMP.COM
                                      MEET THE COACHES
                          Gina Procaccio is the Head Women’s Track & Field/Cross Country Coach at Villanova Univer-
                          sity. She has been instrumental in helping Villanova student-athletes make a name for them-
                          selves on the national scene, which included assisting the Villanova women to NCAA cross
                          country titles in 1994 and 1998. In addition to the team championships, Procaccio has guided
                          Villanova runners to 5 NCAA individual championships and 32 Big East individual champion-
                          ships. Prior to her coaching career, Procaccio enjoyed much success both nationally and inter-
                          nationally. Highlights include: Winning the U.S. Championship in the 5000m in 1995, being a
                          three-time World Championship team member, and qualifying four times for the Olympic
                          Trials. Gina will run the distance & cross country portion of the camp.

                          Anthony Williams is Villanova’s Associate Head Coach for both the Men and Women’s Track
                          teams. His coaching duties include directing the Wildcat sprinters and jumpers for the last 15
                          years. Under Anthony’s leadership, Villanova sprinters and jumpers have attained national or
                          international performances in the sprints. Anthony is a former Jamaican national triple jump
                          champion and has also represented Jamaica internationally. Anthony is the camp’s director and
                          he will oversee the sprints portion of the camp.



                          George Reynolds enters his 15th season with the Wildcats. His responsibilities at Villanova are
                          coaching the throws, pole vault, and multi-events. Reynolds holds Level II, USA Track and
                          Field Certification in the throws, jumps, multi-events and the sprints. Under his tutelage, ath-
                          letes have qualified for the NCAA Championships as well as the Olympic Trials. In addition,
                          Reynolds has also coached athletes to All-American honors. In 1988 and 1998, Reynolds was
                          the U.S. Masters Champion in the javelin. George will direct the throws portion of the camp.




In addition, over the years we have acquired the services of excellent coaches from the following institutions to work with
our campers: University of Penn, Rutgers University, West Virginia University, Mount St. Mary, Haverford College,
Swarthmore College, St. Anthony’s High School, NY, and Camden High School, NJ.




         IMPORTANT INFO ABOUT VILLANOVA TRACK & FIELD CAMP
REGISTRATION for all campers will be held on Monday, July 6th, 2009 from 8:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.. All
campers must check-in at Alumni Hall on July 6th. Day Campers check-in begins at 9:30 a.m.

WHAT TO BRING:
Day Campers– Bathing suit, towel, workout attire, rain gear, water bottle, extra t-shirts, and spikes.
Overnight Campers: sheets & a blanket or sleeping bag, pillow case & pillow, electric fan, towels/face cloth,
bathing suit, work-out attire, slacks/shorts/tops, socks, jackets, sweater, rain gear, alarm clock & water bottle. All
campers should bring their specialty shoes (throwing shoes, etc). Throwers, if you prefer, you can bring your own
implements. Bring some spending money if you would like to purchase anything from our
concessions/ Book Store.
The Daily Camp Schedule is posted on our website: VILLANOVATRACKANDFIELDCAMP.COM
CHECK-IN & CHECK-OUT FOR DAY CAMPERS at the track each day with the camp counselor. On the last
day of camp, Thursday, July 9, 2009, check-out will take place from 5:00 - 5:30 p.m. at the track.

CHECK-OUT FOR OVERNIGHT CAMPERS on the last day of camp will be from 5:00 - 6:00 p.m. at the
dorms on Thursday, July 9, 2009. All campers are required to check-out with dorm counselors.
         ABOUT THE VILLANOVA TRACK & FIELD CAMP
Join the Villanova Track & Field and Cross Country coaching staff for four days of excellent training and fun at the
beautiful mainline campus of Villanova University in Villanova, Pennsylvania. Villanova Track & Field Camp
provides the foundation for your track & field career. Train with experienced coaches and athletes for your event and
learn from special guest speakers. Staffed by experienced coaches and top collegiate athletes, you will enjoy both
individual and small group instruction. We will cover all track & field events except the pole vault and hammer
throw. Interactive seminars on a variety of topics that includes flexibility, nutrition and proper foot ware. A certified
trainer is also on staff.

Overnight campers stay in supervised dormitories at Villanova University. Three meals per day are included and
served in the cafeteria. There is a $65.00 charge for a lost room key. Day campers are provided lunch.
For more information, please call the following coaches:
• For distance, Coach Gina Procaccio @ (610) 519-6196 or gina.procaccio@villanova.edu
• For throws, Coach George Reynolds @ (610) 519-5421 or george.reynolds@villanova.edu
• For sprints, jumps & hurdles, Coach Anthony Williams @ (610) 519-4148 or anthony.williams@villanova.edu
Coach Anthony Williams can also be contacted for information regarding Wildcat Speed Camp.


                              HOW TO REGISTER FOR CAMP
                                                 July 6 - July 9, 2009
Please complete the camp application and include your deposit or full payment to reserve a place in camp. Register
early to guarantee your spot in the camp.
Camp health record form, waiver release form and a copy of current physical and final payment are due by
June 22, 2009. The health record form and waiver can be found at VILLANOVATRACKANDFIELDCAMP.COM.
Physicals done within a year of camp will be accepted. All campers are required to provide proof of insurance.
Camp only provides excess coverage after your insurance has been exhausted.
Confirmation of receipt of application and deposit/full payment will be emailed to you, so please print clearly.
Team discounts will be given if 5 or more members of your school attend the camp; the discount will be issued at check-in.

                                  CAMP APPLICATION (July 6 - July 9, 2009)
                                              PLEASE PRINT CLEARLY

First Name:____________________________ Last Name:____________________________________________
Street_________________________________City______________________State______Zip Code_________
Parent’s Home #: _________________ Parent’s Work #: _________________ Cell #: _____________________
Parent’s Email:________________________________________ Parent’s Fax #: _________________________
Age: _____ Grade in June 2009:_____ School Name:______________________Coach’s Name:_____________
_____Male _____Female          _____Day Camper with enclosed $125.00 deposit
                               _____Day Camper with full payment of $250.00 enclosed
                               _____Overnight Camper with enclosed $200.00 deposit
                               _____Overnight Camper with full payment of $400.00 enclosed
Please check the group that you would like to work with at camp:
Sprints_____ Hurdles_____ Jumps _____ Distance _____ Throws _____
How did you find out about the camp?___________________________________________________________
Signature of Parent/Guardian:__________________________________________________________________
ALL FORMS AND PAYMENT ARE DUE BY JUNE 22, 2009
Directions and other pertinent information can be found on our website at VILLANOVATRACKANDFIELDCAMP.COM.
Please make checks payable to Wildcat Track & Field Camp, Inc. and mail to P.O. Box 799, Ardmore, PA 19003.
There will be a $75 administrative charge for cancellation. There is no refund of fee if a camper leaves camp prematurely.
                                  CAMP HEALTH RECORD
SECTION I to be completed by Parent/Guardian
Name of Child/Ward:__________________________________________ Sex: M F Birth Date:_______________
Street Address:__________________________________ City:______________________ State:_____ Zip:______
Name of Parent/Guardian:________________________________________________________________________
Parent/Guardian Home Phone #:__________________Work #:___________________ Cell #: _________________
Emergency Contact Person: ______________________________________ Phone #:_________________________

Insurance Co.:______________________________________ Policy Subscriber’s Name:______________________

Insurance Policy #:_________________ Insurance Group #:_________________Insurance Phone #:_____________
Family Physician’s Name:_________________________________ Physician’s Phone #:______________________
Has your child/ward ever had any of the following? Please answer Y (yes) or N (no):
High Blood Pressure _____                                 Hospitalizations ________________________________________
Heart Murmur         _____                                Operations (except for stitches/lacerations) ______
Frequent chest pain or palpitations ______                If yes, locations ____________________________
Chest pain during or after exercise ______                Fractures (stress, broken bones) dislocation _______________
Family history of sudden death     ______                 Organs missing (kidney, testicle, spleen, etc) ______________
Asthma ______                                             Bleeding disorder or blood coagulation defect _____________
Diabetes _____                                            Recurrent skin infection ______________________________
Heat Exhaustion/heat stroke ______                        Chronic recurrent illness ______________________________
Became ill from exercising in the heat _____              Any serious illness not mentioned above:
                                                          __________________________________________________
History of fainting with exercise ______
                                                          Allergies (e.g. bee stings, pollen, food, peanut/nut, medications):
History of fatigue/undue tiredness ______                 ___________________________________________________
Epilepsy, seizures or convulsions _______                 Does he/she take any medications (except for allergies) _______
Hospitalization for concussion/other head injury _____ If yes, medication & dosage:
Is he/she currently under the care of a physician for any ____________________________________________________
medical problems? _____
Will he/she be taking any medications @ camp? _________________________________________________________
Has he/she ever been medically advised not to participate in any sport? If yes, when? _______
Please advise us of any physical/medical condition of your child that you think we should be aware of.

I hereby state that to the best of my knowledge, my answers to the camp’s health history are complete & correct.

Signature of camper _____________________________ Signature of Parent/Guardian __________________________

SECTION II: Waiver Release Statement –to be completed by Parent/Guardian
I, the undersigned, certify that my child is in good health and may participate in all camp activities. I hereby give permis-
sion to the staff of this camp to seek and provide appropriate medical attention for my child for the duration of the camp.
I understand that the camp only provides for excess medical insurance, and I am responsible for all medical costs that may
be incurred. I understand that the risk of physical injuries does exist in Track and Field and camp activities. I waive and
release Villanova University, Wildcat Track and Field Camp, Inc., and Villanova Track and Field Camp, its staff, em-
ployees, officers, and representatives from all liability and claims that may arise as a result of injuries sustained during
camp.
Signature of Parent/Guardian _______________________________________________ Date____________________

				
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