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Blue Mountains Rejoov Retreat 21-23rd July 2017 - fully booked

Our next Rejoov running retreat is happening from Friday 21st to Sunday 23rd July at the award winning Fairmont Resort in the Blue Mountains. 

The Fairmont Resort 

The Fairmont Resort 

This weekend is set up for a fantastic combination of relaxation, cuisine and of course some great running, strength and cross training. This hotel is 4.5 stars. It boasts an indoor heated lap pool, gym, kids play centre (Jaden tested and approved) plus sensational views from the restaurant and lounge bar as we warm ourselves by the fire and toast with a glass of hot gluwein or your favourite drop.

There will be morning runs but not too early because let’s face it, it will be damn cold first thing but the tracks and trails will more than make up for this. Leura village and Katoomba surrounds offer remarkable spots to explore as you probably know OR bring your favourite book or TV series and just chill out.

ACCOMMODATION: Superior King rooms (we have been upgraded already at no charge) with either a King Bed or 2 queens (for those coming who will need to share). Cots and rollaway beds have also been thrown in for free for kids under 5. (If we plan it right, we could book more of the 2 x queen rooms and the bigger kids can sleep in those).

KIDS: Ok so what to do here. As advised, our retreat is kid friendly. For those families where both parents run and the kids are too young to leave, we can discuss options for babysitters etc as we progress.

FOOD: There is an optional buffet both nights. Please see below for the expected costs for the weekend including additions such as this.

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT: Check-in anytime from 3pm Friday 21st July & retreat finishes Sunday afternoon after lunch.

DEPOSIT: A 50% deposit or $375 per room will secure your spot. Full payment will then be required by June 30th.

COSTS: This is what you get:

-          2 nights in a superior king room for 2 people sharing (either as a couple of 2 x singles)

-          Full buffet breakfast for Saturday and Sunday mornings

-          Access to all the hotel facilities – gym, pool, kids club, bar (well that goes without saying). Even the carpark is included.

-          Rejoov Runners service fee: Includes all organisational aspects, daily coaching & advice, running trail guidance, strength, core & stretch session, beginner to intermediate swim session, team trivia, giveaways, plus anything else we will think of to add as much fun and value to your weekend away.

-          Total per couple OR 2 x singles = $750.00


-          Friday night buffet: $49 pp (kids can sit in and order a light meal)

-          Saturday night yulefest / vegetarian buffet $79 pp (kids as per above)

-          Drinks etc.

Next steps: (We are fully booked)

-          Book with us ASAP and send your $375 to the following account:

-          Chris & Greta Truscott

-          BSB: 732 326

-          ACC: 515 753

Updated Itinerary (subject to minor changes):

Friday 21st July:

3pm Check-in to the Fairmont Hotel

3.30pm Run or walk & stretch

5pm Drinks in the lounge 

6pm Dinner at Embers restaurant (a la carte & kids menu) *we have been allocated seating for 20 people including kids so dinner will be on a revolving basis as you arrive throughout the evening. Alternatively the Golf Club bistro has a great menu and is located out the front door 

Saturday 22nd July:

7am - check kids in with babysitters meeting in the foyer. Parents, kids don't get access to the buffet but you can order anything off the menu for them to bring and eat. Or bring some snacks from home to keep them fed for the morning.

7.15am - runners & cyclists meet at hotel entry area (coffee available for purchase) 

Runners - W/up jog, technique drills, 1km loop with long hill surge up to 8 loops c2s session. Short hill sprints. c/d jog & stretch

Cyclists - head out with coach Stuart Cassie for Blue Mountains Scenic Loop 

7am-10am buffet brekkie at leisure at the hotel in Jamison's restaurant (included for adults). Kids can order off the menu if they tag along with you.

11:30am Lap swimming session

12pm-3pm Lunch / free time

2.45pm Check kids in with baby sitter

3pm Core strength & stretch session 

3.45pm Optional 2nd small 30mins jog or walk from hotel

5pm kids dinner at Embers restaurant with baby sitters 

5pm drinks & nutrition talk with Charlene Cassie

6pm Yulefest / vegetarian buffet dinner in Jamison's restaurant 

7:30pm Trivia comp in the library adjacent to foyer 

Sunday 23rd July:

6.45am check kids into babysitters with food

7am drive to Narrowneck

7.15am long run up to 90mins

7am-10am buffet brekkie at leisure at the hotel in Jamison's restaurant (included for adults). Kids can order off the menu if they tag along with you.

10am stretch / lap swim

10.30am kids session 

11am check out

Free to do whatever you like from there - i.e. lunch, coffee or more sight seeing :-)

We can’t wait to host you all up in the spectacular Blue Mountains. 


Chris and Greta Truscott

Contact us anytime: or 0419 021 694