Camp: Dec. 27-31, 2016. Competition: Jan. 1, 2017
Ride 2x/day, Fast Swim Training, Run, Shoot, Fence, in beautiful Rancho Mirage, CA
Limited to 15 Athletes
West Coast Pentathlon and Equestrian Centers International is hosting a week long training camp and open competition and national qualifier for Juniors, and Youth. The attendance will be limited to 15 athletes.
Riding: We will ride exquisite horses twice/ day at the beautiful Equestrian Centers International, Rancho Mirage facility, with Olympic coach Michael Cintas.
Swimming: The venue is the beautiful Palm Desert Aquatic Center, our coach is Karla Anderson former national swimmer and current local swim coach.
Combined Run/Shoot: Daily at will. The venue is on the grounds of ECI. The coaches are
Olympian Carmelo Felix and Mike Duffy.
Fencing: Three sessions. Your coach will be Leslie Taft of Desert Fencing. Daily fencing instruction by Olympian Carmelo Felix and Olympian Elaine Cheris.
Entries are due on Dec. 3, 2016
Camp pricing is $970. This includes:
- Riding, swimming, running, shooting, and fencing instruction
- All meals during camp
- Lodging 4 athletes/room at the Hilton Garden Inn in Rancho Mirage
- Ground transport to events
- Airport pickup
What to bring
- Your running , swimming, fencing and riding attire
- Your own equipment (epees, fencing clothing, pistols, riding helmets, etc.)
NOTE: Laser pistols and laser targets will be supplied by USA Pentathlon for training and competition.
A checklist and other information will be sent to you individually by email. Meanwhile you may check out our Pentathlon Equipment Checklist from the Handbook on this site.
We have special accommodation pricing (available only through Dec. 2, 2016) for parents and friends at the Hilton Garden Inn in Rancho Mirage. See the Entry Form for details.