Wednesday, March 17, 2010

Race Prep Camp 2010

Mercury Rising Triathlon would like to announce:

Spring Ahead and Race Camp 2010

Get a head-start on the season with an early training camp, followed by the

Subaru Shawnigan Lake International Triathlon.

Where: Victoria, BC

When: Monday May 24th Monday May 31st , 2010

What’s included:

- High quality mixed training week, with high coach-to-athlete ratio, ensuring individual attention while benefitting from group dynamics

- 3 talks on topics related to the impending race season

- Race entry and transportation to the Subaru Shawnigan Lake International Triathlon (Sprint, Olympic or Half Ironman)

- Accommodations at the Howard Johnson Hotel & Suites Victoria Elk Lake

o 1 bedroom suite – each room has 1 double bed and 1 pull-out sofabed, as well as kitchen facilities shared with adjoining room

o walking distance to all amenities for camp, including grocery store

- Three team dinners at the Howard Johnson Hotel

Hosted by: Mercury Rising coaches: Sara Gross, Clint Lien and Carrie Meakin

Cost: $1500 per person; based on double occupancy.

For more information or registration, please email:

Space for this camp is limited, so sign-up early to avoid disappointment!

2nd Annual Ghetto Camp is ON!

What: simple, honest, quality training
Where: Penticton, BC, Canada (home of Ironman Canada)
When: Saturday July 17th-Saturday July 23rd
Its ON!
Be ready.

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