Trojans To Host Two Track & Field Camps This Summer

    USC Director of Track & Field Caryl Smith Gilbert

    June 2, 2014

    Camp Application

    USC will host the 2014 Track & Field Academy and the Speed Development Camp this summer under the instruction of Director of Track & Field Caryl Smith Gilbert at Loker Stadium on the USC campus. The Track & Field Academy will be held on July 12 and the Speed Development Camp on July 19.

    The camps are open for boys and girls ages 5-18 and will run from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. each day. The price of a full day camp is $159.99. For more information email:

    The camps will feature instruction by the USC coaching staff, drills, warm-up exercises, technical sessions, special guest speakers, film sessions, strength sessions, nutritional information and sports psychology information. Campers at the events will be provided with a T-shirt.

    Coach Smith Gilbert has coached 80 All-Americans, three Olympic gold medalists, three world champions and she herself was an NCAA All-American sprinter. In this her first season at USC, Smith Gilbert was named the West Region Indoor Women's Head Coach of the Year and outdoors she guided both the USC men's and women's teams to second-place finishes at the the Pac-12 Championships, with her athletes winning a meet-high 12 individual titles.