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  • This camp is designed to teach the fundamental skills of alpine running and develop the strength + endurance to execute those skills safely, effectively, beautifully. 

  • Alpine Running is everything that trail running is with the addition of: ridgelines, scrambling/light rock climbing, snow & ice, off trail routes, scree, and steep dynamic terrain.

  • Meet 3 days per week for 3 weeks at a local alpine trailhead location.

  • Meeting days: Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays

  • Each day is 5 hours from 9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Except for the last day, which will be for 6 hours from 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

  • Ages: 8 to 12 group

  • Parents are responsible for their child’s transportation to and from the trailhead meeting location.

  • Max # of participants per group: 8


  • Some outdoor experience

  • Good fitness base (can continually move for 5 hours with moderate breaks)

  • A desire to learn how to move through the mountains efficiently, effectively, safely and with fun.

  • Some rock climbing experience (Recommended)

  • Trail running experience (Recommended)

Instructor: Steven Glodowski, 

  • Founder of Practice Guild Mountain Athletics 

  • Dynafit Ambassador 

Level 1 - Youth Alpine Running Camp (ages 8 - 12)

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