An Uplifting Challenge Celebrating The Beauty of The Algarve
This autumn Quinta do Lago will be hosting their October The Campus Tri Triathlon race celebrating athletes of all levels amongst the beauty and scenery of the Algarve. The event will take place on 5th October 2021, with the course starting at The Campus and continuing through the stunning Ria Formosa Natural Park.
Located just 15 minutes from Faro airport, Quinta do Lago is a renowned sporting destination and offers families a thrilling holiday adventure with sporting events available at the new multi-sports hub The Campus. The resort offers relaxed accommodation at The Magnolia Hotel combined with a hive of activity in the surrounding regions – perfect for a quick autumn getaway. October in Quinta do Lago sees warm temperatures of around 23°C for an idyllic sunny escape from the return of British winter.
The Campus Tri Triathlon 2021
This October, The Campus Tri Triathlon race is taking place to provide athletes of all levels with an exhilarating experience in which to show off the impressive result of all their hard work and training. The course was designed to showcase the natural beauty and sunshine of the Ria Formosa Natural Park. The trail begins at the stunning Quinta do Lago lake, and continues through the resort roads and across nature trails.
To ensure everyone can participate, The Campus has several categories available to enter, with options for super sprint and sprint, as well as federated and non-federated athletes. The course for sprint athletes is made up of a 750m swim, 20km bike, and 5km run. Super sprint athletes’ course is a 350m swim, 10km bike, and 2.5km run. The whole family is able to get involved as well, as kids can take advantage of The Campus’s biweekly junior triathlon training sessions available at The Campus. Beginner athletes can improve fitness and race times by taking part in one the many bespoke exercise classes offered at the facility, and make sure their time at Quinta do Lago leaves them as a happier and healthier version of themselves.
After an intense day of racing and reconnecting with the great outdoors, athletes can head to the nearby Magnolia Hotel to relax and recover. Guests can book rejuvenating spa treatments to ease their sore post-race muscles, enjoy a rest day lounging next to the Palm Springs inspired pool, and indulge in a celebratory meal at The Magnolia Restaurant.