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Bordeaux - Running & Wine


Company: Trails and Vines
Coaches: In House
Start Date: 05/10/2019
End Date: 12/10/2019
Sports: Running
Location: France
Price from: £700


Come and join us in France for some breathtaking scenery and stunning wine. Bordeaux is one of the world’s most famous wine regions – offering fantastic wine and food, rich history, and beautiful landscapes for perfect running trails. This running holiday is all about balance – you will be challenged, and rewarded. Along with tailor made trails and coaching, we also provide luxury accommodation, delicious wine and food, unique local experiences and plenty of time for relaxing.

What is included

For £700, Trails and Vines holidays are nearly all-inclusive, included in this week long holiday are:

- Airport Transfers
- Accommodation based on 2 sharing with en-suite bathroom
- Training sessions with qualified England Athletics Running Coach
- Breakfast, lunch & dinners (apart from 2 dinners at local restaurants)
- Table wine (1/2 bottle per person, per night – non alcoholic options available)
- Introduction to wine tasting session & in-house wine tasting
- 2 local winery visits


The Schedule
Trails and Vines offer running holidays with a difference, holidays all about balance.

There will be at least one run a day ranging from easy scenic runs, to speed and hill sessions. Each run will be tailored to all abilities so you never need to worry about keeping up or having to slow down! There will also be regular strength and conditioning sessions to help improve your running and support injury prevention.

During the week there will be a guided wine tasting, at least two visits to local Bordeaux wineries, excursions to local towns such as Saint Emilion, and plenty of down-time to explore or just read your book with a glass of wine! All meals, minus two dinners out, will be provided; you can expect wholesome and healthy crowd pleasers, and of course local wine will be provided at dinner!

Our base for the week is a beautiful old farmhouse in Saint-Quentin-de-Caplong, a small village between Bordeaux and Bergerac. Situated amongst the vines with beautiful outside spaces, an infinity pool, games room and unique French character, this property is the perfect place to relax during your down time.

The Wine
Bordeaux is one of the World’s most famous wine regions, renowned for producing outstanding, but often very expensive wine. During the week we will discover the best the region has to offer, including smaller producers where outstanding quality and value can be found. Through visits to local vineyards, restaurants and wine tasting dinners you will leave with a new knowledge and love for Bordeaux wines!

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