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The Transgrancanaria Trail School is born to boost children into this sport

by Prensa Transgrancanaria July 26, 2019
  • The project is aimed at children and young people who want to start in the trail running world
  • The natural environment will be the main learning scenario for children who will enjoy the mountain by doing sports

Escuela de Trail (2)

The Transgrancanaria Trail School is already a reality and will be presented as such on September 7th at the facilities of El Garañón. In view of the growing popularity of this sport, an accordingly space was necessary. Thus, through this school this discipline is promoted giving it greater consistency.

The aim of this school is to encourage the little ones to enjoy the mountain emphasizing trail running. Information regarding this sport will be delivered about competent federations, ages of initiation, adaptation of circuits according to each level, among others.

This multidisciplinary initiative will include activities emphasizing its action in young people. However, the school will have four categories: baby, child, youth and senior. The little ones will receive lessons and workshops gradually approaching the sport in contact with nature. They will learn based on games and among other functions they will be able to interpret the trails. In adults, a more specific training aiming technification will be sought.

This project will begin in September and end in March adapting to a race calendar based on the FECAMON (Canary Mountaineering Federation). Depending on the levels of each runner, it could be agreed to prepare different races together.

Starting on September 7, the day of the presentation, it will be established the two weekly days that the sessions and the monthly excursion will be held. There are different options of spaces to carry out the activity as the Garañón facilities will be used, including a gym for muscle specification and the open areas of Los Llanos de la Pez.

For more information visit the website http://www.transgrancanaria.net/

The Transgrancanaria Trail School is already a reality and will be presented as such on September 7th at the facilities of El Garañón. In view of the growing popularity of this sport, an accordingly space was necessary. Thus, through this school this discipline is promoted giving it greater consistency.

The aim of this school is to encourage the little ones to enjoy the mountain emphasizing trail running. Information regarding this sport will be delivered about competent federations, ages of initiation, adaptation of circuits according to each level, among others.

This multidisciplinary initiative will include activities emphasizing its action in young people. However, the school will have four categories: baby, child, youth and senior. The little ones will receive lessons and workshops gradually approaching the sport in contact with nature. They will learn based on games and among other functions they will be able to interpret the trails. In adults, a more specific training aiming technification will be sought.

This project will begin in September and end in March adapting to a race calendar based on the FECAMON (Canary Mountaineering Federation). Depending on the levels of each runner, it could be agreed to prepare different races together.

Starting on September 7, the day of the presentation, it will be established the two weekly days that the sessions and the monthly excursion will be held. There are different options of spaces to carry out the activity as the Garañón facilities will be used, including a gym for muscle specification and the open areas of Los Llanos de la Pez.

For more information visit the website http://www.transgrancanaria.net/

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