Camp Information:

July 17th-July 21st
8:00 am - 12:15 pm
Shore Middle School, Mentor, Ohio
5670 Hopkins Road, Mentor

The Greater Cleveland XC Camp is geared for the beginner to the advanced runner, who is looking to have a better focus pertaining to the fundamentals of cross country running and conditioning, to obtain maximum benefit. Through group runs, guest speakers and group activities, each runner will leave with a positive attitude, tools to become an improved runner, and a better understanding of running. The XC camp will be held Tuesday, July 17th through Saturday, July 21st  from 8am till 12:15 pm at Shore Middle School in Mentor, Ohio. The camp is open to boys and girls grades kindergarten-12th.   While being able to utilize the schools facilities, the camp also features an outdoor amphitheater for group activity, a cross country course, access to a Lake Metropark, miles of bike paths, and rural trails though the Mentor Marsh for training. The Greater Cleveland XC Camp is aware that our campers represent a wide variety of talent, motivations, and experience and we are prepared to tailor our camp to each person’s needs. We hope each camper leaves with the love and passion that the staff at the Greater Cleveland XC Camp has.


 2013 Greater Cleveland XC Camp Results

2014 Greater Cleveland XC Camp Results

2015 Greater Cleveland XC Camp Results 

2016 Greater Cleveland XC Camp Results

2017 Greater Cleveland XC Camp Results

Registration Form

Greater Cleveland XC Camp

The Greater Cleveland XC Camp is being held this year on July 17th- July 21st, 2018.  It is for anyone, grades kindergarten through grade 12, of any skill level, that is interested in learning and or becoming a better cross country runner. The camp is run by camp director Bill Dennison.

Registration Form


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For Whom:
Anyone at any skill level, boys and girls entering kindergarten through grade 12 who is interested in becoming a better cross country runner.

Mile Run During Camp:
Beginner: 5-12 miles
Lower Milage: 15-25 miles
Intermediate Milage: 30-40 miles
Highest Milage: 40-55 miles

Nutrition, Flexibility, Stretching, Race Strategy, Injury Prevention, Philosophy of Training, Mental Preparation, Goal Setting, Proper Footwear.

Daily Gatorade & Water, Fruit & Bagels, Pizza on race day.

Camp Shirt

Second Sole Discount

The last day of camp (Saturday) is race day!
5K Race: Grades 9th-12th   (10:00)
2 Mile Race: Grades 5th-8th(9:30)
1 Mile Race: Grades K-4th(9:00)
Arrive at 8:00!

Course Records:

Brandon Green         16:04   2013
Mallory Kreider          19:08  2009

2 Mile
John Steimle             10:52     2015
Ashley Rulison         11:29     2014

1 Mile
Billy Dennison                 6:08    2016

Savannah Dennison        6:23   2014