Event Location : Portugal - Algarve
Tour Code : WWT/ALF
Athletics, Cross country and Trail Running
ALFAMAR SPORTS RESORT
The Alfamar Beach Resort is a long established warm weather training venue for track & field athletes and other sports and fitness enthusiasts. The running track is on site and there is a very large gym with machines and free Olympic weights. The 4* hotel and apartments are open throughout the year.
The combined resort has indoor and outdoor swimming pools, and health club with jacuzzi and sauna as well as other sports facilities as detailed below.
The resort has a 4 lane track with a 6 lane straight. There are jump runways and sand pits for long jump and triple jump and other jumping and throwing facilities are available with the exception of hammer and javelin. The gym facility at Alfamar is equipped with Olympic free weights.
The beach at the resort is 4km long and there are some off road trails in the area. The resort caters for other sports enthusiasts and football pitches and tennis courts are among the other facilities available.
4 lanes tartan 400m running track / 1 x High Jump bed / A good choice of measured road routes, off road / 6 lane 175m straight / 1 x Discus Circle track & cliff trails and a 4 km long beach / 6 x Long / Triple Jump runways / 2 x Shot Circles / 1 x Pole Vault bed (2 runways) / 1 x Javelin run up pitches.
4* ALFAMAR BEACH RESORT
The Alfamar Beach & Sport Resort is set in its own decorative gardens, situated on a spectacular cliff top position overlooking the sandy beach of Praia da Falesia. The complex includes a seven storey main building and a sports centre. This hotel has so much to offer for that fun packed holiday for all families. Getting to the hotel: The Alfamar Beach & Sport Resort Hotel is situated 13 kms from Albufeira and 35 kms from Faro International Airport. There is a regular bus service that runs to the town of Albufeira.
Sports, Games and Activities: 2 outdoor swimming pools, children’s pool and heated indoor swimming pool, sun terrace, sun beds, jacuzzi, sauna and massage. Volleyball, basketball, badminton, handball and table tennis are all complimentary. 3 grass football fields, track and field athletics, 2 indoor tennis courts, 13 outdoor tennis courts, fitness room/gym and snooker. 9 hole golf course 2.5km away and many 18 hole golf courses 20kms away. Umbrellas and lounge chairsare available on the beach (payable locally).
7 nights – Nov to Feb from: £ 249 /Mar from: £ 269 / Apr to May from: £ 289 per person – B&B* *Inclusive of Sports Pass
Half Board / Full Board available at a supplement upon request. Alternative duration’s are available
3* ALGARVE GARDENS APARTMENTS
Set in Alfamar Beach & Sport Resort, this complex is 55 yrd from the sandy beach of Praia da Falésia and includes 1 and 2-bedroom villas plus 2 towers with studio apartments. It features 15 tennis courts and an outdoor pool with a sun terrace.
All of the Algarve Gardens Studios and Villas are equipped with a TV and kitchenette facilities. Each accommodation features a private bathroom. The spacious villas feature ample living areas, an equipped kitchen and use of an indoor swimming pool located at the Hotel Alfamar.
Guests can use all the facilities of Alfamar Beach & Sport Resort, such as indoor and outdoor tennis courts and pool-side sun loungers. The Villas are set in their own decorative gardens surrounded by a large area of pine trees.
There are 6 golf courses within 10 minutes drive of the resort, including Pine Cliffs located right next door. The Vilamoura Casino is a 15-minute drive away.
Algarve Garden Studios and Villas is 8.1 miles from Albufeira and 21.7 miles from Faro International Airport. Free on-site car parking is available.
7 nights – October to May from: £ 109 per person – Self catering
Bed & Breakfast / Half Board / Full Board available at a supplement upon request. Alternative duration’s are available.
Flights can be booked independently or through ourselves and are quoted separately from the training package arrangements. We can offer flight options from any operating UK major or regional airport to Faro airport and we can coordinate return airport transfers for any number of athletes, if required.
Fares from: £125 per person including luggage.
We are retail agents for ATOL holders