Camp Director:

bill_bristBill Brist – Bill is in his fifth year at the University of Great Falls (Great Falls, Montana) as the Head Cross Country and Track & Field Coach. In his time at UGF, he has had 28 athletes qualify for the NAIA National Championships in XC and T&F. Read More…


Camp Manager:

saraSara Brist – Sara is in her second year as an assistant Cross Country and Track & Field coach at the University of Great Falls. Prior to her position at UGF, She was the head cross country coach, for both the boys and girls programs, at Whitefish High School. Read More…


Featured Guest Coach:

Pat Tyson – Pat is in his eighth year as the Director of Track & Field / Cross Country at Gonzaga University in Spokane, Washington. During his tenure, the Gonzaga program has evolved into one of the top 10 Division 1 programs in the West. Read More…


Other Staff:

In the role of camp counselor, several of the camp’s former participants will be back to help with the campers during the runs, and with several of the camp activities. Many of these runners are now competing on college cross country and track teams.


2017 Camp Coaches:

  • Bertram, Brandon – Hood River
  • Brazil, Jeff – Jackson Hole
  • Brist, Bill – University of Great Falls, Camp Director
  • Brist, Sara – University of Great Falls, Camp Manager
  • Brown, Ty – West Valley
  • Daratha, Scott – Deer Park
  • Dietz, Jacob – Glacier
  • Feryn, Joe – Gonzaga Prep.
  • Homer, Ron – Ridgefield
  • Lee, Michael – Lewis and Clark
  • Mahoney, Kieran – Central Valley
  • McArther, Peter – Cheney
  • Muir, John – West Valley
  • Mulvania, Ken – Deer Park
  • Privette, Janna – Shoreline
  • Rexus, Matt – Kamiakin
  • Richardson, Jeremy – Lewis and Clark
  • Schauble, John – Stevenson
  • Shields, Angela – Ridgefield
  • Slaughter, Derek – Cheney
  • Swaim, Kevin – Lewis and Clark
  • Tyson, Pat – Gonzaga University