Hockey Training Camp Cagliari
The club has a good water based pitch and a beautiful stand, because it is located in the old football stadium of Cagliari. The hockey facilities offer a fitness center that can be used free of charge. You will not have to use transport, because the hotel is from walking distance to the field hockey pitch.
The city Cagliari
Sardinia is the largest island of the Mediterranean Sea, with 24.000 square kilometres. The island lies south from Corsica. Cagliari has 165.00 inhabitants and is the capital of the island. It is a university city with an airport not far from the city centre. The old part of the city centre can be found on a hill, with beautiful views of the Bay of Cagliari. Most ancient city walls from the 11th century are well conserved. Worth seeing are the Cathedral, Basilica, Roman theatre, Botanic gardens and Cittadella del Musei.
Soccer is played in the stadium of Cagliari Calcio, they play alternately in the two highest divisions of Italy.
You are lucky with the beaches on this island. The largest and most visited beach is Poetto, a 8 km beach only 6 km away from the city centre of Cagliari. Next to the beach you also find bars and restaurants here. In summer you can have a dance until late in the evening. The Italians love to go here as well.
On the rest of the island you find numerous small sandy bays, surrounded by cliffs, and beautifully coloured seawater. The highest peak on the island extends to more than 1.800 meters. Therefore, in the mountains beautiful hiking can be done.
The island has a subtropical Mediterranean climate. So summers can get hot, and winters are mild. Therefore, Cagliari is an ideal venue for a training camp in winter.
The combination of city, beach, nature and culture on this island, makes it possible to do many different kinds of activities. Ask one of our members for possibilities.
For a Field Hockey Training Camp, look for a tailor made offer
Take a look for a Field Hockey Spain experience on another island, Gran Canaria.
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