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Camp Valle de Tena - High altitude
Spain / 30 Jun — 05 Jul 2021
001—Camp Valle de Tena - High altitude

Camp Valle de Tena, Pyrenees, Spain

Run, train and discover some of the most beautiful mountains of Tena Valley in the Spanish Pyrenees.

This is a high-altitude training camp, and we will reach peaks of 3000 meters of altitude.

We will run the course of the famous ‘Trail Valle de Tena 4K’ over four days. The ‘4K’ race is a tough, high-altitude mountain race of 43KM/3600m D+. We will break the course into four stages totalling 63KM/4750m D+, getting ready for the big challenge Trail Valle de Tena in August.

We welcome all levels of Skyrunners, from any country. If you haven’t tried Skyrunning before, you are also welcome to join us and we will introduce you to this fantastic sport. Although the routes requires that you are familiar with Trail-running, are in good fitness, and have trained some desnivels before you get here.

At the camp we will also do some specific training and teach you technique for the uphill, downhill, training with sticks etc. We will also go through the importance of hydration, nutrition, and equipment.

We will split up into two groups, one for the elite-amateurs and one for amateurs, and we will try to make this a very good quality training camp for all levels of runners.

Itinerary
30 June
Check in
1 JULY
Day 1 – 4K Trail Valle de Tena
From Refugio casa de Piedra to the peak of Garmo negro and back to the Refugio. 12KM / 1600m D+ (difficulty: high)
2 JULY
Day 2 – 4K Trail Valle de Tena
From Refugio casa de Piedra to Refugio Bachimaña- Ibones azules-Collado Tebarray-Refugio Respomuso-Embalse de lasarra. 22KM / 1250m D+ (difficulty: medium)
3 JULY
Day 3 – 4K Trail valle de Tena
From Lasarra to Respomusoand then ascending to the Collado de musales and back to Lasarra. 18KM / 1200m D+ (difficulty: medium)
4 JULY
Day 4 – 4K Trail Valle de Tena
From Sallent to Panticosa. 11KM / 700m D+ (difficulty: easy)
5 JULY
Check out, travel home
Accommodation

Hotel Mariana, Tramacastilla de Tena

Staying in the picturesque mountain hotel, Hotel Mariana, Tramacastilla de Tena, you will share a room a double room with another runner (separate beds).

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How to get here

How to get here

If you are travelling internationally, the easiest way to get here is to fly to Barcelona, Spain. From here we recommend that you rent a car for the 3,5 hour drive to Tramacastilla de Tena.

We can assist you if you would like to car share with other runners and arrange for a meetup at Barcelona airport.


Included in the package

Included

Accommodation: 5 nights at Hotel Mariana, Tramacastilla de Tena.

Meals: All meals are included (breakfast, lunch packs and dinner for 5 days).

Activities All the activities are included in the packages.

Not included

You travel here buy yourself, and flight ticket and transfer (rental car) is NOT included in the package.

Mandatory Equipment

In any mountain race in Europe there is always a list of mandatory equiplement that you will bring for your safety. This is the mandatory equipment for this camp, that is also is valid for most of races in Europe:

  1. Trail-running west
  2. Trail-running shoes suitable for rocky mountains
  3. Sticks (not mandatory but very useful)
  4. Waterproof jacket (minimum 10,000 Schmerber, with integrated hood, long, breathable sleeves).
  5. Survival thermal blanket (minimum 140cm by 200cm).
  6. Cap or tubular and thermal gloves with fingers.
  7. Waterproof pants and gloves.
  8. Whistle.
  9. Energy (bars), electrolytes, salt etc.
  10. Hydration system (minimum 1.5 litre).
  11. Mobile phone.
  12. Front light.
  13. Long pants or tights and technical long-sleeved shirt. Running with them is not mandatory, they can be loaded if desired.
  14. Adhesive bandage for functional bandage (minimum one meter).
Questions
Questions about this training camp?

Send us an e-mail at katinka.nyberg@arduua.com

Camp Valle de Tena - High altitude Packages

30 Jun — 05 Jul 2021

Camp packages includes activities, accomodation and meals.

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Camp Valle de Tena, shared roomSingle bed in a shared room.
1.050
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Camp Valle de Tena, private roomSingle bed in a private room.
1.250
20% deposit required to secure your place. Outstanding balance due 1 month before trip. Price includes tax.
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002—The stages

The stages

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Day 1 - PEAK GARMO NEGRO1 July 2021

Distance 12KM / 1600m D+
Difficulty Hard

From Refugio casa de Piedra to the peak of Garmo negro and back to the Refugio.

Day 2 - REFUGIO BACHIMA2 July 2021

Distance 22KM / 1250m D+
Difficulty Medium

From Refugio casa de Piedra to Refugio Bachimaña- Ibones azules-Collado Tebarray-Refugio Respomuso-Embalse de lasarra.

Day 3 - COLLARO DE MUSALES3 July 2021

Distance 18KM / 1200m D+
Difficulty Medium

From Lasarra to Respomusoand then ascending to the Collado de musales and back to Lasarra.

Day 4 - SALLENT TO PANTICOSA4 July 2021

Distance 11KM / 700m D+
Difficulty Easy

From Sallent to Panticosa.

Make sure you meet the requirements for the race you are interested in. Race website

004 - Team Arduua

Team Arduua

A dedicated team of coaches and skyrunners.

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Fernando Armisen

Head Coach

A mountain runner with a passion for sport in natural environments Fernando is a personal trainer specialising in Skyrunning & Trail with a focus on preparing trail runners for all distances, from vertical kilometres to mountain ultras and skyraces.

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Snezana Djuric

Elite runner, Physical therapist

From a very young age Snezana has been in love with the mountains. She turned her passion into her career and is now a professional mountain runner who has reached the top in her home country.

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Katinka Nyberg

Founder, Arduua

Katinka takes care of the administrative stuff and makes sure your race trip experience will be something to remember!

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