High Altitude Athlete Training Package Debuts at Resort at Squaw Creek™
Prep for IRONMAN and Other Athletic Events
Olympic Valley, Calif. – It is well known that Lake Tahoe is one the nation’s best training grounds for triathletes, cyclists, runners and other athletes that participate in sports which require good cardiovascular conditioning. To highlight this fact, Tahoe’s AAA Four-Diamond Resort at Squaw Creek™ is launching the High Altitude Athlete Training Package. Whether you are training for the IRONMAN Triathlon, Western States Endurance Race, Lake Tahoe Marathon, a century bike ride, or your local 10K, the High Altitude Athlete Training Package offers the perfect ingredients for training and a restful post-training experience.
The package includes accommodations in a Deluxe Guestroom, an IRONMAN route map, and a resort credit of $50 good for pre or post-training dining in any of the resorts restaurants, including the signature Six Peaks Grille, or for a soothing spa treatment in Spa at Squaw Creek, such as the Olympic Sports Massage. Guests on this package also receive a flavorful carb load in the form of the resort’s house-made granola. Rates start at $249 per room, per night. A two-night minimum stay is required with this package. It is valid June 15 – November 1, 2013. Resort fees and taxes are additional. The offer is subject to availability, and restrictions apply.
Whether athletes are looking for paved or dirt trail training routes, Resort at Squaw Creek’s location in Squaw Valley provides the ultimate basecamp. The IRONMAN route passes through the resort, and the Western States Trail is located less than one mile away. Additionally, lake swimming options at Lake Tahoe or Donner Lake are only a few minutes away. The resort features a fitness center, pools and hot tubs, full-service spa and a number of healthy dining options on property.
To book the package, call 800.401.9501 or visit www.visitsquawcreek.com, and utilize promo code IRONMAN. Please note that packages are subject to availability and restrictions apply.
The world famous IRONMAN Triathlon, which is marking its first year in the North Lake Tahoe, takes place on September 22. The world’s oldest and most prestigious 100-mile trail race, the Western States 100-Mile Endurance Run, commences on June 29. The 18th Annual Lake Tahoe Marathon takes place September 27 through 29.
Resort at Squaw Creek™, a Destination Hotels and Resorts property, has been recognized as one of Condé Nast Traveler’s “Top 50 Ski Hotels” in North America and a “Top 150: US Mainland Resorts.” With its abundance of amenities, including a full-service spa, 25-meter pool, and on-property fly fishing center, and a location 10 minutes from the shores of Lake Tahoe, the resort remains popular year-round.
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