Join us at the Big Sky State Games. The Big Sky State Games will host the World Record Camps in Billings, Montana. The Big Sky Games will have many different sports being contested. World Record Camps are designed by proven winners for dedicated young athletes. Ultimately, the goal is to unlock each person’s full potential and improve their performance so they can compete at the highest level and have fun doing it! Training recommended for young athletes 12-18 years old at all ability levels! This will be a one day camp from  9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. at West High School.



(Subject to Change)

Willie Banks, Triple Jump & Long Jump

Personal Record
17.97m (58 feet 11.5 inches) Triple Jump
8m11 (26 feet 8 inches) Long Jump
World Record Holder (1985 - 1995)
Olympic Athlete (1980, 1984, 1988)
1x Silver Medalist (1983 World Championships)

The former World Record holder in the triple jump. Willie Banks held the record for over 10 years, and was inducted into the USA National Track and Field Hall of Fame in 1999. He currently coaches at a local high school in California and often travels around the world teaching triple jump clinics. 

Tom Hinthaus, Pole Vault

Personal Record
5.76m (18 feet 10.75 inches)

Former South American Record Holder (1985 - 2007)
1980, 1984 Olympian
1983 World Championships finalist
1985 Pan American Games Bronze Medalist

Tom Hinthaus is a 2 x Olympian who later became a successful model. Currently he lives in Hawaii with his family and coaching at Punahou H.S. .



Dick Fosbury, High Jump

Personal Record
2.24m (7 feet 4.2 inches)

Inventor of the Fosbury Flop                                             Gold Medalist 1968 Olympic Games

Dick Fosbury is the creator of the now legendary Fosbury Flop technique. It is used by all high jumpers of note. Dick currently travels the world coaching and teaching the technique he perfected.


Tom Pukstys, Javelin

Personal Record
87.12m (285 feet 9 3/4 inch)

2 x Olympic Games (1992, 1996)
World Championship Finalist (1993)                                 6 x US Champion

Pukstys was a six-time U.S. javelin champion, and represented the United States at the 1992 and 1996 Summer Olympics.


Clinic Activities

July 21, 2018 

Time Activity
8:30 am Registration
9:00 am Introduction of Clinicians
9:30 am Coaching Session (Event Specific Training)
11:30 am Lunch
12:30 pm Team Building Games
1:00 pm Coaching Session (Event Specific Training)
2:30 pm Q & A
3:00 pm End of Day



Billings West High School, 2201 St Johns Ave, Billings, MT 59102