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Velocity Throw Camp

Matthew Harmon

Program Director

Matthew Harmon, AKA Jupiter, is the Bowdoin College track & field assistant coach specializing in the throwing events. Harmon hails from Auburn, Maine, and threw for University of Southern Maine. He coached at camp a few years ago, and his sister, Sully, was the camp cook for two summers. His coaching bio can be found on the Bowdoin Athletics website: https://athletics.bowdoin.edu/sports/mtrack/coaches/harmon_matthew?view=bio

Peter Slovenski

Director

Peter ("Coach") has been the head coach of men's and women's track and field at Bowdoin College since 1987, and has been running camps for over 25 years - serving as founder and director of the Bowdoin Summer Day Camp since 1989, and co-founder and co-director of the Dick Fosbury Track Camp. Coach earned a B.A. in English from Dartmouth College, and a master’s degree in educational administration from Stanford University in 1980.

Steve Slovenski

Director

Steve Slovenski, director, lives in Nashville, TN with his wife Courtney and their son, Sawyer. He teaches high school math, physics, robotics, and engineering at USN. Steve graduated from Princeton University where he founded a club for dodgeball, laser tag, and other active events. Steve has a Masters in Education from Vanderbilt University and has been teaching and directing Slovenski Camps since 2010.

Dugan Slovenski

Director

Also goes by 'Camp Mom', Dugan is a mother of three boys. She is "outnumbered, but not outsmarted". She earned a B.A. in History from Stanford University in 1980, and a public teacher certification from Bates College in 1985. She is an experienced SAT tutor and former high school math teacher.

Paul Slovenski

Assistant Waterfront Director

Paul is the assistant athletic director at Noble HS in Maine. Paul has years of experience supervising waterfront activities to ensure maximum safety. He graduated from Bates College where he was the Captain of the Track and Soccer Teams

Dave Slovenski

Program Director & Waterfront Director

Dave Slovenski, program director, is a graduate of Princeton University where he held the Ivy League Pole Vault record and ran the school dodgeball tournament. Dave coached track & field at the Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute before teaching math, physics, and robotics at Choate Rosemary Hall and then Franklin Road Academy. When he’s not at camp, Dave lives in Nashville, TN with his wife Ieva.

Counselors

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