X-Treme Running Camp: Welcome

Olympian Marcus O'Sullivan speaks at X-Treme
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2016 X-Treme Running Camp to be Phenomenal

2016 X-Treme Running Camp

Monday, August 1st through Friday, August 5th

9 am to Noon

LODESTAR PARK, Route 94, Newton, NJ  

For information, call/text 973-271-6624

If you are serious about our sport and want to get as much out of a Running Camp as possible,

X-Treme Running Camp is for you.


Awesome speakers will again be at X-Treme Running Camp. For 2016, we have running phenoms, Olympian Marcus O'Sullivan and multiple NYC Marathon Winner and Coach Extroadinaire, Tom Flemming. We also welcome back outstanding coach and author, Mark Will-Weber, form expert, Janice Morra, high school stand out coach Sean Robinson, super-star motivator, Cornell Thomas, colegiate running phenom Sarah Disanza, and the legendary former 10-mile national champion Mike Mykytok.   

Our guarantee is that you will leave X-Treme Running Camp in better shape, more motivated and with a higher love of our sport than when you arrived. If you are a competitive youth runner, the X-Treme Running Camp will bring your running experience to a higher level. Our philosophy is that if you do something, do it right. Get as much out of running as you can and go into your season in shape…both physically and mentally. Challenge yourself, come to X-Treme Running Camp and reach your full potential in all aspects of our sport. In its 16th year, X-Treme Running Camp has gained the reputation as one of the most prestigious running camps in the Northeast.


LINK TO ON-LINE REGISTRATION: https://raceroster.com/events/2016/7204/xtremerunningcamp



"The X-Treme Running camp gets me really motivated for Cross Country. The Guest Speakers are very inspirational and even though Camp is demanding, it's also a lot of fun."

Dylan Capwell, Hopatcong High School Junior, X-Treme 5K Winner, 1:55 800 meter runner 


"I owe a lot of my success to the X-Treme Running Camp. It gets me in great shape physically as well as mentally for the cross country season."

                                      Kristen Landry, Mountain Lakes Senior, 3 time Sectionals Champion

"I like regular people out there who are doing amazing things. They're my idols because all of you can start as regular runners and push to do amazing things." 

                                        Michael Mykytok, X-Treme Speaker & National Champion


"There are things that make a good runner: you must have the interest, the attitude and the discipline. Sussex County is one of the best places I would train myself. The terrain around here is absolutely wonderful."

                                         Peter Rono, X-Treme Speaker, Olympic Gold Medalist


"Somewhere in the world, someone is training when you are not. When you race him, he will win."

                                          Tom Fleming, X-Treme Speaker, NY Marathon Champion


"The X-Treme Running Camp was a great bonding experience for our team. It helped set us up for a record breaking season.

                                           Kathy Binder, Girls Head Coach, King George High School, King George, Virginia


"X-Treme Running Camp is awesome. I've learned so much from the speakers as well as the staff there, and it has really inspired me to think big."

                                          Michael Galonski, Newton High School Graduate, SCIL 3,200 Meter Champion


"Remember that no matter how nervous you get about the race, it's also something you should enjoy. I think that's the one thing in my career I regret ... not enjoying the competition enough."

                                            Marcus O'Sullivan, X-Treme Speaker, Olympian and World Famous Miler

 The X-Treme Running Camp experience is something fantastic and unique and takes full advantage of Lodestar Park's superb training venues. The camp caters to middle and high school runners and welcomes runners of all abilities as well as athletes involved in other sports looking to improve their endurance and speed.

Camp runs from 9 am to Noon, and each day includes an endurance session, a speed session (both tailored to each individual's ability) plus a highly-acclaimed guest speaker. Our camp is directed by elite distance running husband and wife team Guy and Laurie Gordon, and all counselors are seasoned adult runners. Specials during the week include: The X-Treme Relay, The X-Treme 5K, The Impromptu Relay and our patented "X-Treme Run Around" drill.

Please Note:Should you have to cancel after you have sent in your registration form, you cn either choose to be reimbursed 50 percent of the fee or apply it to the 2016 Camp. 

Though we are a day camp, many opt to stay in the area for the week at a local campground. There is a Holiday Inn Express located in the main town of Newton about 5 miles from Camp. Swartswood State park offers tent camping and Aldersgate has a large facility with bunk-bed housing and a big common room for games and movies. Stokes State Forest has cabins. The number for Holiday Inn Express is 973-940-8888. The phone number for Swartswood State Park is: 973-383-5230, the number for Aldersgate is 973-383-5978, and the number for Stokes State Forest is 973-948-3820