The Alkame Spring Training Camp is designed for athletes to optimize their pre-season preparation with a focused technical development and training regimen in a warm weather climate. The training week is designed to coincide with the immediate commencement of the on-
water season upon return.
All paddlers should be ensured they will receive a highly developmental and overall great paddling experience solidified through great coaching, great friendships and great training. The Alkame Spring Training Week will drastically improve your dragon boat paddling and enjoyment of the sport.
Crews will be assembled based upon registration and train 2x per day, the focus will be on Athletes can expect a week of excellent coaching, like-minded teammates and a great week of camaraderie.
The Avista Resort offers an Oceanside escape with great amenities and right in the heart of Myrtle Beach, close to restaurants, shops and of course the paddling venue.
The initial day of training is Sunday April 21st and the final day of training is Friday April 26th, it is recommended that athletes utilize Saturday April 20th and Saturday April 27th as travel days.
Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
Harbourgate Resort and Marina
(2120, Sea Mountain Highway, North Myrtle Beach, SC, 29582)
Training will take place on a canal which runs along-side the Atlantic Ocean.
*These rates do not include the combined 25.44% sales tax, resort fee and processing fee. Group rates are good three days before and after conference dates. There is a minimum of 10 reservations required to receive group rates quoted.
All our properties are newly constructed since 2005. Guests enjoy a wealth of amenities which may vary by property:
|Suite Type||Rate/night||Taxes incl.|
|1 Bedroom Suite: 1 King, Murphy Bed, Jacuzzi Bath, ocean view||$100||$125.44|
|1 Bedroom Suite: 2 Extra Long Doubles, Murphy Bed, Sofa bed, ocean view||$96||$120.42|
|1 Bedroom Suite: 1 King, Murphy Bed, Jacuzzi Bath, oceanfront||$118||$148.02|
|1 Bedroom Suite: 2 Extra Long Doubles, Murphy Bed, Sofa bed, oceanfront||$102||$127.95|
|2 Bedroom Suite: 4 Extra Long Doubles, Sofa Sleeper, oceanfront||$144||$180.63|
|2 Bedroom Suite: 1 King, 2 Extra Long Doubles, Sofa Sleeper, oceanfront||$144||$180.63|
|3 Bedroom Suite: 1 King, 4 Extra Long Doubles, Sofa Sleeper, oceanfront||$165||$206.98|
|3 Bedroom Suite: 2 Kings, 2 Extra Long Doubles, Sofa Sleeper, oceanfront||$179||$225.54|
Call 1-800-968-8986 use group code # 1735322
Vehicle - Myrtle Beach is approximately a 16hr drive from Toronto and this would be the most economical method of transportation. The training location is a 6 minute drive from Avista Resort. Teammates may decide to carpool and travel together.
Airline - Myrtle Beach is a popular destination of airlines operating from Toronto and Buffalo.
It is the responsibility of each participant to obtain his own insurance and ensure that they adequately cover the participation in this camp, round trip, and all risks that may be incurred.
Every participant must fill out the waiver form to be authorized to participate in the camp. The waiver form must to be sent with the registration form and payment to Alkame Dragon Boat Services before the camp.
1. Complete the Registration Form
2. Provide a $100 deposit to secure your spot in the camp on or before December 1st. Provide balance of payment on or before February 1st.
$320+HST = $361.60
Cheques payable to:
Alkame Dragon Boat Services
1383 Fordon Ave
Requests for refunds or cancellations must be received in writing (mail or email) to be effective.
Before February 1st: 80% of the amount will be refunded;
Between February 1st and Feb 28th: 50% of the amount will be refunded;
After Feb 28th: no refund.
First booked, first entered. All registrations will be considered official ONLY UPON RECEIPT OF PAYMENT.
If you have any questions regarding this program do not hesitate to contact: