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===2010 PV Camp @ Armstrong HS : Tuesday Evening==

Started by Chris, June 04, 2010, 06:09:49 AM

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<font size="5">2010 Flight Deck Athletics Tuesday Evening Pole Vault Camp</font id="size5">

<font size="4">This is our 6th year offering evening camps</font id="size4">

<font size="3">We are again at ><font color="red">Armstrong High School</font id="red">.</font id="size3">

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<font size="3">Camp Features:</font id="size3">
<li>Camp Director:
 -- Chris Milton, Armstrong High School Coach

 -- Alicia Rue, University of  Minnesota NCAA DI All American/Armstrong High School Alumni</li>
 -- Brandon Johnson, Northwestern College NCCAA All American/Armstrong High School Alumni</li>

<li>All poles are included, please don't bring any.  We have everything.</li>
<li>Limited to 10 athletes (5:1 Coaching Ratio)</li>
<li>All athletes will receive a t-shirt</li>
Date/Time: Tuesday's (6/15, 6/22, 6/29, 7/6, 7/13, 7/20) 5:30-7:30pm*
Cost: $225

*Rain makeup days will occur the next day during the Wednesday night Flight Deck open meets.  We will post here if the camp is canceled by 4:30p on Tuesday.

Athletes, please bring water and a snack as it is usually very warm and drinking fountains aren't close.

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<font size="3">Registration Information:</font id="size3">

We are now accepting registration online!

<font color="blue">Click here for a link to the registration page.</font id="blue">

Everything is secure so you can comfortably use a credit card, PayPal or mail a check for payment. Once completing the registration information your name will show up as registered.

The registration software will automatically remain open until the 10 spots are filled.

Let me know if you have any issues registering.

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<font size="3">Contact Information:</font id="size3">

Email Chris Milton or call 612.747.3214 for more information.

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<font size="3">Camp Director:</font id="size3">

Chris Milton
Chris has coached 12 all state performances and 17 state qualifiers since he began coaching at Armstrong in 2002. Recently, Chris coached the 2008 boys AA state pole vault champion. Most notably, he coached the 2005 and 2006 girls state AA pole vault champion to an all time state meet record of 12-9, a personal best of 13-3 and the 4th best jump in the nation for a high school athlete in 2006. Chris graduated from the University of St. Thomas in 2001 with a BA in computer science. While at St. Thomas under the guidance of Kyle Cleven, Chris was a three time MIAC conference pole vault champion and placed second three times. Before St. Thomas, Chris attended Minneapolis Washburn HS where he qualified for the state meet twice and was all state his senior year. Chris has a lifetime personal best of 16-0 in 2004. He is also USATF Level 1 Certified. Chris is currently working as a technical analyst at Lighthouse1 in Minneapolis.

Note: Chris will not coaching this year to take a much needed break and spend time at home with his wife Katie and their 10 month old son Jack.

<font size="3">Coaches Bio's:</font id="size3">

Alicia Rue
This will be Alicia's third year coaching the summer camp.  Alicia recently graduated from the University of Minnesota with a BA in mathematics. She is a NCAA DI 4 time All American in the pole vault.  Alicia most recently was the 2010 Big Ten indoor champion.  In 2009 Alicia was the Big Ten indoor & outdoor champion and the DI NCAA indoor runner-up & outdoor 3rd place finisher.  In 2008, Alicia was the indoor Big Ten champion setting the meet record of 13-9(4.20m). She went on to place fourth at the 2008 NCAA DI indoor meet to earn All American honors. In 2007, Alicia was runner-up at the outdoor Big Ten meet and qualified for the outdoor NCAA Championships. Alicia also qualified for the 2007 USATF Junior National meet where she placed second which qualified her for the Junior Pan American games. At the Pan American games in Brazil, Alicia cleared a personal best to place first and win the gold medal. In high school at Armstrong, with a personal best of 13-3, Alicia was the 2005 and 2006 Minnesota State AA champion and still holds the all time meet record of 12-9. She was ranked 4th for all high school athletes and placed sixth at the USATF Junior Nationals in 2006. Alicia has a personal best of 14-4.5(4.38m).  Alicia is currently in graduate school at the University of Minnesota pursuing her teaching license.

Brandon Johnson
This will be Brandon's first year coaching the summer camp.  He has assisted Chris Milton at Armstrong the past two seasons.  Brandon recently graduated from Northwestern College with a BA in youth ministry.  Brandon was a five time UMAC conference pole vault champion and currently holds both the indoor and outdoor meet records.  He holds the Northwestern College indoor and outdoor school records and finished 3rd at the NCCAA outdoor meet to earn All American honors.  In high school at Armstrong Brandon was a two time state competitor and is the Armstrong school record holder at 14-10.  Brandon has a lifetime PR of 15-1(4.60m).  Brandon is currently working at Lighthouse1 as a Technical Service Associate.
Chris Milton
Eden Prairie HS PV Coach


Registrations Received:
1. Tim Davie, Meadow Creek Christian School
2. Erika Sibbel, Meadow Creek Christian School
3. Joseph Sutton, Benilde
4. Eleanor Powell, Armstrong
5. Amanda Anderson, Cannon Falls
Chris Milton
Eden Prairie HS PV Coach


Chris Milton
Eden Prairie HS PV Coach


Caroline White
U of MN Women's Pole Vault Coach

Directions to FDA, White's home

Flight Deck Athletics, Inc.
5701 Rhode Island Ave N
Crystal MN  55428