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Centro Remiero Lago di Pusiano

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Centro Remiero Lago di Pusiano

Venue Details

Name:Centro Remiero Lago di Pusiano
Location:Italy
Phone:+39 031 656441
Sports:Cycling, Running, Rowing, Canoeing

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Summary

Introduction

2016 Rio Olympic Gold Medal Winners who trained at Centro Remiero Lago di Pusiano before the Olympic Regatta.

Lake Pusiano is about 55km east of Lake Varese and 16km east of Como, on the southern tip of Lake Como and about a 50 minute drive from Milan airport.

Tim Schoemberger, Team Manager of the German Rowing Federation says that Centro Remiero Lago di Pusiano is one of the top 5 rowing venues in the World.

The rowing club has hosted teams from other nations for many years and since it was refurbished USA, Norway, Poland, Switzerland, Japan, Cuba, America and Latvia.

The USA rowing team used this rowing venue for their final training camp pre the World Championships 2015.

Before the 2016 Rio Olympic Games, both the Dutch Women’s team and the Polish Men’s team used this rowing centre as their final training camp location before travelling to Brazil. The Dutch claimed Gold in the Women’s lightweight double sculls, Silver for the Women’s quad whilst the Polish Men’s eight finished 5th.

In 2017, The Dutch National team returned to this training venue and were joined by the GB Rowing Team

The mountain terrain has led to both Cycling and Running being very strong in this region of Italy. Road and Mountain cycling have the benefit of the challenging terrain and have been used by many Elite level cyclist looking for a training camp venue.

Trail running, or SkyRunning also benefits from the terrain.

- for more medal winners who have trained here, click on "View Photos" above


Travel

 

By air; Malpensa International, approximately 50 km

Transfers; by arrangement with the rowing club

Car Hire: To redeem your Special Discount via our partners, Rhino Car Hire, click here ….


Accommodation

 

There is accommodation on the club’s premises, 4 rooms each with 4 beds. The club restaurant is 50 metres away from the boat houses. You can arrange with Pusiano Rowing Centre the option of B&B, half-board or full-board.

Wi-Fi is available throughout the club buildings

For teams of more than 16, alternative accommodation is available away from the club and this can be arranged with the help of the club’s training camp organisers to suit most budgets. Meals can still be taken at the club house


Training Facilities

 

Rowing & Canoeing

Video of the Netherlands Women's Pre Rio Olympic's Rowing Training Camp

The lake is 2,700 metres long and has good shelter from the wind. There is a permanent 2,000 metre, 8 lanes buoyed course on the lake.

There are 3 fitness rooms and 16 ergometers –
Gym 1: weight training room
Gym 2: Aerobic Training including 16 ergos
Gym 3: Fitness and General Sports room.

Sports Medical room; First Aid and Massage facilities.

Team Meeting room.

Coaching launches; 3 catamarans with 4 stroke engines


Other Sports

 

Running
The area if famous for its SkyRunning which is defined by the governing body as “running in the mountains above 2,000m altitude where the climbing difficulty does not exceed II° grade and the incline is over 30%”.


Road Cycling
This region of Italy is very well known to Elite level cyclists who come here to train as individuals or with their International teams, racing teams and clubs.

The terrain offer great variety in your cycling opportunities; from the fast, flat routes to the mountain passes.

Mountain Biking
Because of the mountain ranges here, MTB is very popular. There are over 80km of trails within the Como triangle of Como, Lecco and Bellagio which is on the southern end of Lake Como. The Valassina Mountains are just 15km away from Lecco and the Parco delle Orobie Bergamasche a little bit further on.


Coaching

 

Coaching

 

Enhance your camp with more intensive coaching. We can put you in contact with accredited rowing coaches, experienced in coaching at all levels from beginners through top domestic and up to international and Olympic standard, who will work with your own coaches to further extend the gains you make on your camp.


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Reviewed by Tim
On 04-Oct-2017 09:1:44

Comments:  Tim Schoemberger, Team Manager of Germany Rowing Federation says that Centro Remiero Lago di Pusiano is one of the top 5 rowing venues in the World.