The Stanford men’s and women’s cross country teams will return to Mammoth Mountain this fall for a pre-season training camp in California’s Eastern Sierras. The last five camps have been held at Lake Tahoe, but Chris Miltenberg, the Franklin P. Johnson Director of Track and Field, couldn’t be more excited about the change.
“Before I even came to Stanford, I always heard about Mammoth,” said the first-year coach. “It was pretty legendary stuff.”
The 18-day retreat usually features two daily runs at anywhere from 4,500 to 9,000 feet, training sessions, team bonding, and an opportunity to focus on the upcoming season.
“Some of the former runners ... Continue Reading