Our optional preseason camp offers a little bit of running and a whole lot of fun!
Activities include volleyball and cornhole tournaments, a trivia night, wacky Olympics, nightly campfires, an epic game of Capture the Flag, and more. Preseason camp is a great way to get to know your teammates!
Held on the 1,300 acre campus of Kimball Union Academy in Meriden, NH, 13 miles south of Hanover NH’s Dartmouth College. The KUA campus offers miles of beautiful, wide running trails, right from campus. KUA is a 2.5 hour drive from Wellesley, MA.
Depart: Wellesley High School Thursday August 23rd, 8:30 AM
Return: Wellesley High School Sunday August 26th, 3:00 PM
Coach bus transportation will depart from and return to Wellesley High School.
Boys and girls will be housed in separate dorms. Students are expected to bring their own bedding and towels.
Meals will be prepared by Kimball Union and served in the school’s dining facilities.
Wellesley High School cross-country coaches will staff camp. Your WHS coaches have active CORI, fingerprint and background checks on file with Wellesley Public Schools.
$325.00 per team member.
Includes: transportation, accommodations, meals and super fun activities - just ask last year’s attendees!
Want to go? Please do the following BEFORE SUNDAY JULY 29:
1. Pay for camp. You can do this two ways:
Go to https://www.paypal.me/WHSXC.
Login to your PayPal account. Enter the amount $325.00. Add a note including your student’s name.
Send a check for $325.00 to:
Wellesley Cross Country Boosters c/o
289 Walnut Street
Wellesley, MA 02481
2. Roster & Waiver
Go to Fee Payment for High School activities. Login. Select ‘Athletics.’ Select ‘913139 - HS XC Summer Program.’ Register and complete the waiver. There is no charge ($0) for this action.
AFTER JULY 1 and BEFORE CAMP
Pay WHS Athletic Fee for a Fall sport
Pay the Athletic Fee to participate in a Fall sport (Cross Country.)
Have a current physical exam (ideally dated October 17, 2017 or later (13 months) to cover the entire upcoming Cross Country season.) Send this to WHS school nurse (firstname.lastname@example.org.)
Your WHS cross-country coaches
Join us for the 1st annual Wellesley H.S. Cross Country Alumni 5K.
Tuesday, June 12 at 6:00 p.m. at Elmbank.
Alumni, current team members, family & friends invited!
Please spread the word to WHS XC alumni!
Buy a WHS XC alum run t-shirt ($19.99=$15.00+$4.99 direct ship) & support the team.
Backyard BBQ potluck to follow at the home of Caleb (’16) and Duncan (’19) Brown, 44 South Lincoln Street, Wellesley.
Sign-up now, bring something to share.
Please drive slowly.
Park in the upper lot near soccer fields; walk down to lower field for start.
WHS XC course map
WHS student athletes participate in regularly scheduled baseline impact testing. You fall into one of three categories for this season’s testing:
Cleared for Fall Season/No Action Needed
A list of athletes who do NOT need to take impact testing this season is posted in the locker rooms and in the athletic training room. If your name is on this list, no action is needed.
Eligible to Take Impact Testing at Home by Monday September 4
If your name does not appear on the posted list, you must take an impact test. If you have taken impact testing before, you can now take the test online BEFORE Monday September 4:
For students who have never taken Impact Testing or do not take the online testing by Labor Day, the Athletic Testing will be given at the high school. Testing may conflict with practice, so please take the online test prior to Monday September 4.
Next week, Patty Hickey will post a sign-up sheet on the athletic training room door with a schedule of classes for 20 participants each.
Are you interested in the optional Wellesley High School Cross Country Camp taking place Thursday August 24 to Sunday August 27 at Maine Cross Country Camp in Raymond Maine?
In order to participate:
1. Send a check for $305.00 to:
Wellesley Cross Country Boosters
c/o Larry Cervon
23 Edgewater Drive
Wellesley, MA 02481
This covers camp transportation, food and lodging, lifeguard and more.
2. Roster & Waiver
Go to Fee Payment for High School activities. Login. Select ‘Athletics.’ Select ‘913139 - HS XC Summer Program.’ Register and complete the waiver. There is no charge for this action.
3. Pay Athletic Fee for Fall sport
Pay the Athletic Fee to participate in a Fall sport for Cross Country, 913137 - HS Fall Athletics. If you have already paid, please disregard.
4. Current Physical
Have a current physical exam (dated October 18, 2016 or later (13 months) to cover the entire Cross Country season.) Send this to WHS school nurse.
if you have any questions, don’t hesitate to ask.
NOTE: This activity is now open to incoming 9th graders!