High School XC Summer Camp
North Baltimore County
Runs June 20th - August 6th; 8th graders - rising Seniors eligible!
High School Athletes: Join our High School XC Summer Camp and get the most out of your summer! Purposeful summer training is the foundation for a great cross-country season. Most importantly, summer training is important for your long-term growth and development as a running athlete.
This program includes:
- Structured and Coach supported training sessions
- Integration of your coach's summer training program
- Bio-mechanical analysis
- Performance Education: goal setting, tactical aspects of racing, recovery techniques, and proper equipment usage
- Program t-shirt
- 10% off at CCR during the training duration
Lead by Coach Boyle and Coach Benjamin from Dulaney High School, the program runs June 20th - August 6th and meets 3 times per week:
- Tuesdays at 6:00pm at the NCR Trail
- Thursdays at 6:00pm at Goucher College for a track workout
- Saturdays at 8:00am Charm City Run for a long run
Join us for an informational meeting with the coaches on Monday, June 12th at 6:30pm at Charm City Run Timonium. Bring your friends - pizza will be provided!
Meet your coaches
Coach Boyle has served as the Head Cross Country Coach since 1998, and Head Track and Field Coach at Dulaney High School since 2001. In his tenure serving the greater Timonium and Cockeysville area, the Dulaney teams have amassed 26 Baltimore County Varsity Championships in Cross Country and 22 Championships in Track and Field. The boys’ team recently won back-to-back Maryland State Championship. Leading these teams have been countless individual championship athletes, including most recent standouts Eric Walz (NC State ’20) and Isabel Griffith (Univ. of Penn ’18).
Before coming to Dulaney, Boyle was a varsity letter winner for the UMBC Retrievers Cross Country and Track and Field teams from 1994 to 1997, where he earned All-Big South Conference honors in 1995. His coaching experience also includes serving as a coach at Team Endure, a summer running club representing Harford County and northern Baltimore County from 1998 to 2005. Boyle has served as the Baltimore County Director of High School Cross Country since 2013. He resides in Sparks, Maryland.
Coach Benjamin enters his 15th year of teaching and coaching cross country and track and field at the high school level this coming fall. He currently teaches chemistry and coaches cross country and track and field at Dulaney High School. Prior to teaching and coaching at Dulaney he led the cross country and track and field teams at North Harford High School and Dundalk High School.
Eric specializes in the distance events as well as all aspects of meet management and serves the Baltimore County Public School system as the director of middle school cross country, the Director of High School Outdoor Track and Field, and is a certified USA Track and Field Level 1 coach.
A 2001 graduate of UMBC, Eric was a four-year letter winner in cross country, indoor track and field and outdoor track and field. While at UMBC Benjamin earned All-NEC Conference honors in the DMR and ALL-IC4A honors in Cross Country in 2001. In his four years at UMBC he was awarded the team’s MVP award in both Cross Country and Track and Field as well as Most Improved Athlete. He is a former school record holder in both the indoor mile and outdoor 1500. While in high school at C. Milton Wright, Benjamin was the 1996 State Champion in the 3200 meter run.
Eric currently resides in Timonium with his wife Megan, daughter Audrey, and son Everett just around the corner from Charm City Run’s Timonium Store.