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Run in Africa Sport Travel in collaboration with YAYA Village organizes in Ethiopia high altitude training program for running enthusiasts at an altitude of 2800m and above. As part of the training program runners will have the opportunity to train with elite Ethiopian athletes and explore their day-to-day life. During the training runners will be supported with the best endurance and high altitude training coaches and runner guides. Moreover, runners will get the opportunity to experience Ethiopian culture and visit the main wonders of the country. The training will takes place on the outskirts of Addis Ababa (Entoto and Sululta), and Assela and Bokoji (175km and 225 km south east of Addis Ababa respectively), the root to most of the Ethiopian elite athletes like Haile Gebrselassie, Derartu Tulu, Tirunesh Dibaba, and Kenenisa Bekele to mention only a few).

Our services

Run in Africa Sport Travel will handle all the transportation and accommodation needs with full lodging during all the training sessions by selecting ideal locations that enable runners to rest and train well. Runners will also be able to use massage, spa and gymnasium services.

We will also provide a coaching and guide services during the training sessions and give basic first aid support if it is needed.

Briefing workshops will also be organized where elite Ethiopian athletes will be invited to share their experiences as guest speakers.

Extra packages

For those runners who want to further explore the country, we will organize through requests visits to historical, cultural and natural attractions in the country.

Tailor-made package

In addition to the standard package, Run in Africa Sport Travel is open to arranging tailor-made training sessions as per the needs of individual or group athletes or runners.
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