Cycling & Triathlon Camp – Italy 18th May '10

March 28, 2010 | Author:  

Gran Canaria - Cyclists 160x160 Riccione, Italy - Cycling Specific & Triathlon Training Camp

Dates : 18th May – 25th May 2010 Cost: £599 HB (ex flight)
Italian multisport hotel La Perla have teamed up with UK expert coaches Paul Mill (EliteCycling) & Pat Leahy (Pro-Vo2) to offer a training camp specifically to improve your cycling & technique for all cyclists, whilst integrating all the sessions needed for triathletes.
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The one week Camp will take place in the beautiful romagna region of Italy on the 18th May – 25th May 2010, and provides both the best cycling routes & facilities in the area. A beachfront cycling & triathlon specific Hotel at La Perla, with half board basis., training parks, running tracks, 25m & 50m pool, large well equipped gym and Maximuscle Nutrition fuelling the most exciting riding in Italy.

Whether you are a Pure Cyclist, triathlete or you are training for an Ironman Competition this camp has all the ingredients to not only improve your fitness but there will be plenty of opportunity to learn from 2 of the most experienced coaches in Cycling and triathlon in the UK. It won’t all be hard work though and with the beach across the road and a vast array of shops you will always be entertained.
Cycling Training, Routes & Bikes
The Riccione area or Romagna region as it is known was the training area of choice of the Great Champion Marco Pantani. There are a vast network of roads climbing rolling coastal roads, flat countryside and also mountainous terrain. Don’t miss this great trip and climb the legendary climb of Cippo which has figured in the Giro d Italia. Riccione is still highly regarded as one of the best places to train and The Hotel La Perla has numerous professional teams visiting them on a regular basis

If you don’t fancy taking your own bike to the camp we can arrange to hire one on your behalf. These can be standard Parkpre aluminium frames to top end Carbon Colnagos and price of hire is dependent on model and brand. All you need to do is tell us what size you require and if you have something specific in mind and when you arrive the bike will be ready for you.
Swimming Pool, Gymnasium & Running Tracks
A short distance away is the Riccione Sports complex that has a 50 metre outdoor pool and a 50 metre indoor pool. The Indoor pool is usually split to 25 metres to accommodate more swimmers but we have arranged for the outdoor pool to be available if the weather is favourable. We also have

access to a Gymnasium which is inclusive of your holiday. We will be using the sea as much as possible to give you some Pre Competition practice in open water and we will have a lifeguard available at all times. As the beach is so accessible we will also use the path along the seafront as well as some specific sand runs to help with your propeception.
Hotel La Perla (Riccione)
The Hotel La Perla really is a little gem. Ernesto and his family are superb hosts and will make your stay unforgettable. The rooms are unique in that they all have individual décor and are very comfortable. Along with the superb facilities the Hotel is run with a Passion to fulfil your every need

and is built on years of experience of accommodating athletes. There is laundry facilities also so as soon as you finish your ride, pop your dirty kit in the laundry bag provided and it will be clean and ready for the next day. After an exhilarating day of training you can relax in the solarium by the heated outdoor pool whilst reflecting on another momentous achievement during your stay.
Bookings, Price Options & Further Details
Coached Option 1: 1 week HB Standard Room Cost: £599 (ex bike) or £699 (inc bike)
Coached Option 2: 1 week HB Superior Room Cost: £649 (ex bike) or £749 (inc bike)
Bookings: Please contact Paul Mill 07941295845 or Pat Leahy 07944 801662