Dec. 27- January 3, 2016 – Rancho Mirage CA.
Ride, Run, Shoot , Fence, Swim in beautiful Rancho Mirage, CA.
West Coast Pentathlon and Equestrian Centers International is hosting a week long training camp and open competition and national qualifier for Juniors, and Youth.
Riding: We will ride exquisite horses at the beautiful Equestrian Centers International, Rancho Mirage facility, with Olympic coach Michael Cintas.
Combined Run/Shoot: Running coach is Carmelo Felix, Modern Pentathlon Team in Barcelona, World Cup medalist and member of the Mexican Olympic team in Barcelona. The venue is on the grounds of ECI. The shooting coaches are Mike Duffy and Bill Donovan. Athletes will have individual and group instruction.
Swimming: The venue is the beautiful Palm Desert Aquatic Center, our coach is Karla Anderson former national swimmer and current local swim coach.
Fencing: Your coaches will be former Olympian Elaine Cheris, owner of Cheynne Fencing, Denver Colorado, and former Olympian Carmelo Felix.
Entries are due on Dec. 3, 2015
Camp pricing is $150. per day. This includes:
- Riding, swimming, running, shooting, and fencing instruction
- Ground transport to events
- Airport pickup
Private fencing lessons are also available for an extra fee.
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 accommodations pricing at the Hilton Garden Inn in Rancho Mirage. Call the number on your Entry Form to make your reservation.
Thank you to Michael and Marian Shaughnessy of Rancho Mirage Riding Park for sponsoring this event.