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
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
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. .
Dwight Stones, High Jump
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.
July 14, 2017
|9:00 am||Introduction of Clinicians|
|9:30 am||Coaching Session (Event Specific Training)|
|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|