March Training Weekend

Friday 8th to Sunday 10th March 2019

Your Full Board Running Weekend package includes:

  • 2 nights (8th and 9th March) plus an additional lunch
  • 3 Guided Runs: Friday afternoon; Saturday morning; Sunday morning
  • Presentation from guest speaker Susie Chan, ultra runner and motivational speaker. Susie has taken part in some of the world's toughest ultra marathons and the World Marathon Majors. More 
  • Sessions on "Stretching and Core Stability for Runners"
  • Talk and Q&A session with Fraser Clyne, one of Scotland's best ever endurance athletes.
  • Running technique session with Willy Russell, International Level Coach
  • Other sessions TBA!! 

Your Accommodation

  • Balmoral Estate Apartment

The apartment sleeps two people (double or twin). It has its own living room, kitchen (not that you'll need it!) and bathroom.  An ideal choice if you can book it in time!

  • Balmoral Estate (Single rooms only)

A unique opportunity to stay in the modern staff building adjacent to the castle.  Each single room has a wash basin, TV/DVD and tea/coffee making equipment.  Facilities are shared.

  • Alexandra Hotel 

A small family run hotel set in the heart of the picturesque village of Ballater, close to the River Dee. A warm welcome and excellent en-suite accommodation. Single, Double and Twin rooms available. If you select this option, we will arrange for transport to and from Balmoral (8 miles away) as part of your package.  

Package Prices and Booking

  • Staying at Balmoral Estate Apartment £340pp (based on 2 sharing)
  • Staying at Balmoral Estate - single rooms £320pp
  • Staying at the Alexandra Hotel - single £360pp, shared £345pp

A £100pp deposit is required to book your place. The balance is payable 10 weeks before the weekend (28th December 2018). This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. and we will send you an electronic invoice so that you can pay securely on line via Paypal or ask for our bank details if you prefer to pay by direct bank transfer. Alternatively you can send us a cheque. Please make it clear which accommodation you would prefer and how many places are being booked.

Optional Extras

In addition to the full accommodation and training package, you also have the option to book a sports massage session. We'll also be happy to work with you to set up a six month Personal Training Plan where we will keep in regular contact with you and will amend & review your plan as necessary. 

  • Half hour sports massage session £35.00
  • Personal Training Plan £80
  • Return transport between Aberdeen and Balmoral £35pp