THE EVENT

Training Camp Open Water – Lampedusa, 09 September – 12 September 2020

Lampedusa belongs to the Pelagie archipelago, which in ancient Greek means "open sea", and it is precisely there that we will go!

The archipelago is made up of five islands, islets and rocks: Lampedusa, Linosa, Lampione, Island of Rabbits and rock of Sacramento. Lampedusa is one of the most popular destinations for those who love the sun, diving and wild nature, the lighthouse of the Italian territory before the African coast. Magnificent island south of Sicily, it belongs to a marine protected area since 2002.

The waters surrounding the island are known for their clarity, the caves, gorges and arches that make this area so wonderful to explore. In this experience it will be possible to combine coastal swims with swims on the high seas also through the circumnavigation of the island. The trip will be enjoyed by sea, in boats and by land by accessing isolated coves, giving you the opportunity to experience the extraordinary natural and wild beauty of the island from a truly unique perspective.

The participants of the Open Water Training Camp in Lampedusa will be accommodated in the Hotel ***, located in the town center and a few steps from the most beautiful beaches on the island.

Participants in the Open Water Training Camp will be accommodated for 4 days and 3 nights on the island of Lampedusa, with arrival on Wednesday 09 September and departure on Saturday 12 September 2020. The program of swimmers and their companions, includes up to a double training every day, a boat available to the group to reach places normally unreachable from land, and private vehicles to move around the island. Breakfast and lunch in the training session (taken directly to where we are). 360 ° consultancy on everything related to the world of open water.

THE PROGRAM

09 September:
Arrival and transport to the hotel, room assignment. Meeting on the program and swim of first impact on the Island of Rabbits.

10 September:
AM: After breakfast we head to one of the coves on the island to carry out a training session starting from the beach. Lunch in an extraordinary location.
PM: After lunch and a moment of relaxation we return to the water for a swim along the coast. In the evening Forum on everything related to the world of open water (training, nutrition before and after the race etc).

11 September:
After breakfast we head to the boat that will accompany us for the whole day. Multiple training sessions in a pristine sea, lunch on the boat and video footage with consequent video analysis of the swim.

12 September:
Anche l’ultimo giorno viene sfruttato a pieno, con una sessione di allenamento in mare. Consegna dei Diplomi di partecipazione. Rientro in Hotel e riunione con analisi finale dell’evento. Partenza nel pomeriggio in base ai diversi piani di volo.

The daily itineraries program may undergo variations in terms of departure and destination, variations that depend both on weather conditions and on the sea. The water training technicians together with the boat pilot will define the most suitable places to swim every day.

THE OFFER

The structure that welcomes us is a Hotel *** is located in the town and a stone's throw from the sea, our hotel is the ideal place to spend this holiday immersed in the Mediterranean sea. Features are the splendid Arabian-style rooms and sun terraces, free Wi-Fi in public areas and bright accommodation with air conditioning and LCD TV. The hotel rooms are spacious and comfortable, the accommodations are characterized by a fresh and modern design and all have a private bathroom with hairdryer and complimentary toiletries. The rooms are decorated with bright and cheerful colors that recall the nature of the island as well as the colors of the "gozzi", typical Mediterranean fishing boats. Breakfast takes place in a large room adjacent to the hall, with extremely flexible hours it is possible to taste Sicilian products. Specific breakfast for celiacs is available on request.

ATHLETS / COMPANIONS

€610,00 Single room
€550,00 Double room
€545,00 Triple room

The prices are per person.

Cancellation policy
30% refund on the amount paid for withdrawals until 01/07.

Package Included
3 nights in a Single, Double or Triple room | Overnight stay with breakfast | Three lunches in the training session (at the training point) | Training in Water with 1/2 Technician (s), every day possibility to carry out 2 workouts | Technical tips with video playback | Boat available to the group | Internal displacements to the island | Movements from / to the airport and the hotel | Insights on nutrition and integration | Gadget "SwimmingTravel" | Forum on the whole world of open water | Beach towel on days of stay

The package does NOT include
Flight to and from Lampedusa | Evening meals

It is possible to customize (extend) the package as you wish.
FOR MORE INFORMATION CONTACT US THROUGH THE APPROPRIATE FORM PRESENT HERE.

Terms of payment
Payment must be made in the following ways:
Down payment of € 250.00 per person at the time of registration through the appropriate form on the site.
Closing balance by May 15th 2020.
The feasibility of the trip will be estimated by March 10, 2020.

The trip will be considered possible for a minimum of 8 people and a maximum of 16, so once you have completed the registration, please contact the organization to pay the balance. In the event that the trip is canceled, due to failure to reach the members, the fee paid will be refunded.

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