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Watersley Sports & Talentpark

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Watersley Sports & Talentpark

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Name:Watersley Sports & Talentpark
Location:Holland
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Sports:Tennis, Cycling, Swimming, Running, Athletics, Handball, Volleyball, Hockey, Fitness

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Summary

Introduction

 

Watersley Sports & Talentpark is a residential sporting campus and can accommodate up to 300 athletes of all ages and levels. The campus is set in its own wooded grounds and creates a homely environment, no matter where in the world you come from. 

Training is at the near-by Sportzone Limburg sports centre and the Athletics Club Unitas athletics stadium with its indoor and outdoor Track and Field facilities.   

This axis of accommodation and training facilities close to the central point of Europe makes Watersley is ideally placed centre for athletes looking for a European all-year round training camp base, or the prepare for or recover from competition. 

This home from home, coupled with Elite standard training facilities, has been thoughtfully designed to offer you a professional training camp, one where you can focus on your performance. During your time here you will have the opportunity to develop your sporting skills, living and training in one central location, enabling you to focus on your training camp goals. 

Athletes who have trained at Watersley have ranged from beginners to World Champions, of all ages and across sports like athletics, cyclists and mountain bikers to triathletes, soccer players and handball players. Everyone is welcomed at Watersley.


Travel

 

By Air: Maastricht Aachen Airport 17km - Eindhoven Airport 81km - Düsseldorf Airport 97km 

By Train: Sittard Train Station 4.3km - Maastricht Train Station 26km

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Accommodation

Accommodation

 

Watersley Sports & Talentpark caters for all nationalities with enough room for 300 athletes.

There are 3 types of accommodation are available allowing you to stay as an individual, as part of a small group or as a team. All 3 have been built with the aim of comfort, easy of living and recovery all for the benefit of the training athletes.

TEAM HOUSE for your entire team. This accommodation is perfect to help develop your team’s potential and prepare you for competition. The living space has been designed to encourage team building and bonding.

Directly outside your Team House are wide open natural surroundings creating a calm and peaceful atmosphere.

• 10 individual bedrooms
• Fully furnished living and dining room
• Fully equipped kitchen
• 3 bathrooms
• A private garden with green surroundings
• Free high-speed WIFI and television
• Indoor bike storage
• In-house washer and dryer
• Meal service at the park 

 

SHORTSTAY set within 30 hectares of historical woodland, in an central location close to the Belgian and German borders which is a perfect location for you to focus on your training. It also offers a wonderful opportunity to meet other, like minded athletes, creating an opportunity to bond with new people and to share training and racing experiences.

• Fully equipped double bedrooms, bathrooms, separate toilets, living-/dining area and a kitchen with everything you need.
• Free high-speed WIFI and television
• Indoor bike storage
• Bike wash
• Green surroundings and a terrace
• Free parking spaces
• Meal service at the park
• Professional, fully equipped gym with professional coaches
• Watersley bus rental

 

STUDIOS vary between 30 and 40m². These studios allow you to be completely independent, creating a singular environment so that you can focus on your own training and preparation without unnecessary distractions.

The studios do benefit from communal areas so that visiting athletes can meet as and when they chose.

• Private kitchen & bathroom
• Entrance door on the outside
• Own entrance door
• Indoor letterbox
• Remote doorbell (via smartphone)
• Wireless internet

The studio provides access to:
• Common meeting room
• Multifunctional sports area
• Indoor bicycle storage & cleaning facility
• Laundry room

 

MEALS: A healthy diet is the base for achieving sporting success. In the Watersley kitchen healthy, tasty meals full of essential nutrients are prepared based on regional products.


 

Track & Field

Track & Field

 

TRACK & FIELD: These all-year round, Indoor and Outdoor training platforms, are based at the home of Athletics Club Unitas, less than 6km from Watersley.

Outdoor:
Track: 400m; 8-lane polyurethane athletics track
Jumping: 5 Long Jump runways and pits, 1 High Jump, 1 Pole Vault mattress- 3 wind directions
Throwing: 2 Javelin Throwing areas, 1 Discus/Hammer Throw area, 2 Shot Put areas, 1 additional area ideal for shot put and discus training

Indoor:
Track: 6-lane 90m polyurethane track
Jumping: 1 Long Jump runway and pit, 1 High Jump, 1 Pole Vault runway
Throwing: 1 area covering Shot Put (Steel allowed), Discus/Hammer Throwing and Javelin.


 

Other Sports

Fitness & Sports Science

 

GYM: Spinning Bikes, Plyo Boxes
High Performance weights room: 3 full workstations, Gymnastics Equipment
Treatment room: Massage / Physiotherapy

TEIC (Top sport Expertise & Innovation Centre): Sports Science centre where you will work with TEIC’s professional team who can guide you towards better performances.

COACHING: The Sports Campus have their own in-house team of qualified coaches with many years of experience helping athletes of all ages and abilities. 


Other Sports

 

CYCLING: Tom Dumoulin Bike Park is an innovative, high quality and safe cycling environment with various challenging routes and surfaces for all target groups.

BMX: The Wood 15 is an indoor bike park with multiple BMX training courses.

SWIMMING: 50 metre indoor pool built in collaboration with the Netherland’s National Swimming Centre in Eindhoven; ‘The Tongelreep’

HANDBALL, BASKETBALL, VOLLEYBALL: Multi purpose Fitland hal XL sports hall which the home of the Lions HANDBALL team and can seat 2,500 spectators.

HOCKEY: 2 grass pitches and 1 artificial turf pitch. Accommodation is at the Sportzone.

TENNIS: The tennis complex has eight clay courts.


 

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