Mountaineer High Altitude Training Camps offer the most unique training experience in the country. Each athlete will receive a free camp T-shirt & swim cap. Additionally, meals will be provided & athletes will be lodged in college dorm rooms. All attendees will get to meet with collegiate athletes!
Camps will focus on teaching, refining, and reinforcing elite swimming techniques as well as aerobic-based training. Swimmers will walk away with a deeper understanding of their strokes as well as their starts, turns, and finishes.
Western Colorado University
Western Colorado University is located in Gunnison, Colorado at an elevation of 7,723 feet in the Rocky Mountains. Facilities include the highest collegiate pool in the country, a state-of-the-art weight room, and private locker rooms. The University is situated in a high alpine valley which makes it ideal for high altitude training. Western Swimming Training Camps are open to swimmers ages 11-18 who want to take their performance to the next level.
|High Altitude Training Camp||June 16-20, 2023||Online | Download|
|High Altitude Training Camp||June 23-27, 2023||Online | Download|
- Challenging in-water training, 4 hours/day with head coach, WCU coaching staff, and current collegiate swimmers
- Underwater filming and technique analysis
- Low camper to staff ratio
- Day hikes in the beautiful mountains surrounding the Gunnison Valley
- Dryland & Weightroom sessions
- Guest Speakers
- White Water Rafting Trip
8am Dryland or Weight Room Session
9-11am Pool Training Session #1
12:30pm Swimming Specific Talk or Video Presentation
1-3pm Pool Training #2
3:30pm Recreational Activities
7pm Guest Speaker/Movie Night/Bonfire
9:30pm Lights Out
Western Colorado University High Altitude Swim Camps is a SwimSwam Partner.