WARM WEATHER TRAINING CAMP
For over 22 years now, the Clubs Senior Coach, Dave Rice has organised and run a warm weather training camp at Easter time. In that time they have been held in Portugal, Italy and these days in Spain.
Coaches and Athletes (and even parents) travel to the Club’s training base in Spain for almost two weeks of training in warm weather conditions to prepare for the track and field season from April to September. The Club has an excellent base in Spain, and through the development of contacts, use an excellent hotel which is located a few minutes from the local well equipped athletic stadium, and enjoys a range of other sports facilities such as tennis, indoor sports centre, indoor swimming pool etc.
The accommodation base is a modern hotel ideally located for the track, local town and beach, also has a small weights room, a swimming pool and provides an excellent selection of local food and wine.
Also based locally, is a good sized supermarket, and a tennis club which visitors can book courts to play, as well as a bar and a restaurant.