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|2004-11-22 14:12 - AFF Under 20 Camp - Summer Training - Melbourne|
|Posted by Brillmart||more from same (Australia)|
|AFF have invited 6 NZ fencers to participate in the AFF U/20 NATIONAL TRAINING CAMP 15 - 18 January 2005|
(FOLLOWED BY U20 NATIONALS 20 – 23 January).
Registrations with FeNZ close 10th December 2004
The camp is designed to cater for all levels of fencers. It will provide athletes with an opportunity to finalise their preparation for the U20 Nationals and learn activities and techniques that can be used in training in the future.
Activities will include footwork and conditioning, lessons, lectures on fencing topics, free and structured bouting and competitions (team & individual). Fencers will be training against similar skilled competitors in the majority of situations. The coaching staff will work closely with fencers and offer constructive advice to improve technique and tactical application.
All coaching staff are NCAS accredited coaches and where possible employed by the AFF in other coaching roles, eg as National Coach or Regional Coach.
NATIONAL TRAINING CAMP
The cost of the camp is $265 (includes GST) for the four days or $75/day. Athletes who cannot attend for at least 2 full days are unlikely to gain a place at the camp, no ˝ days available. This price includes organised sessions each day and four individual lessons during the camp. The camp will be run from 10:00am to 4pm each day. See following page for payment options.
Participants are advised to wear shorts & T-shirt for footwork and to bring full fencing whites and equipment (including long socks) for the fencing activities.
Cold drinking water is provided. Cold drinks will be available for purchase at the centre. Food is available from nearby food outlets (5 minute walk).
NATIONAL & STATE HIGH PERFORMANCE FENCING CENTRE, FIRST FLOOR,
UNIT 2, 24 LINCOLN ST, BRUNSWICK
Melways Map Reference: Map 30 Ref A4
(enter from right of way behind building off Donald St or Moreland Rd-NO ENTRY FROM
• by train (closest station is Moreland-12 minute walk) )
• by trams #1,15,21,22 along Swanston St/Elgin St/Lygon St/Holmes St. Alight at Donald St or
Moreland Rd - 5 minutes walk to the centre.
The following information is a guide to accommodation venues in close proximity to the centre and the city/Carlton restaurant district. In all cases bookings should be made direct to the venue as soon as possible to ensure you obtain your preferred accommodation arrangements.
(a) 10-20 minutes by trams #1,15,21,22 along Swanston St/Elgin St/Lygon St/Holmes St to the venue
Venue Accommodation Details
ST MARYS’ COLLEGE
(recommend this venue as best value for money. Short walk from Lygon St Carlton, 10 minutes by tram to Melbourne CBD)
NB Interstate coaches will be accommodated here for the Camp
BOOK BEFORE 16TH DECEMBER
TO ENSURE ROOM AVAILABILITY.
At University of Melbourne
887 Swanston St, Parkville
+61 (03) 9349 9501
$42 per student (room & breakfast)
$50 per adult
When booking please mention the AFF and ask to speak to Wayne Cameron.
Parkville Place Apartments
124 Brunswick Rd, Brunswick
+61 (0)3 9387 8477
$75 double (room only)
$80 twin (room only)
44 Spencer St, Melbourne
+61 (0) 3 9629 6991
$25 economy room only
$29 with buffet breakfast
YWCA aka 'Hotel Y'
489 Elizabeth St, Melbourne
+61 (0)3 9329 5188
quad $120 or $30/head
REMEMBER BOOK EARLY AS ACCOMMODATION WILL GO FAST BECAUSE OF THE AUSTRALIAN OPEN.
The cost for the four day camp is $265 or $150 for 2 days or $225 for 3 days. No cash payments please. Cheque, Money Order or Direct Payment – AFF account details;
BSB 063-100 Acc 10103103,
name of Australian Fencing Federation Inc.
Please identify payment with name, and email receipt number to firstname.lastname@example.org
*Limits placed on number of fencers from each State. Maximum number of New Zealanders is 6
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