Sports complex + hotel
La Loma Rhythmic Gymnastics Hall + La Loma Apartments
About the facility
Dimensions: 53 x 25m
Activity surface: Cushion flooring
La Loma Apartments
La Loma is a major sports training base covering some 105,000 sqm that opened in 2003. It is not just for Mexican athletes, this state of the art training facility is open to athletes from all over the world. Teams from the Americas and Europe in the sports of Swimming, Track and Field, Gymnastics, Tennis and Football are regular visitors. In addition to the sports facilities, there is also on-site accommodation and catering.
At 1,900m (6233 ft) above sea level, it is also a member of the International Association of High Performance Centers.
La Loma is situated on the western outskirts of San Louis Potoci, a city of some 600,000 inhabitants, close to Gogorrón National Park, and about 380 km north of Mexico City.
Ponciano Arriaga International Airport is the local airport and is 26 km from the training centre. Free transportation to and from the airport or bus station is provided by the centre. They can also arrange for transport from Mexico City International Airport, which is charged for.
The La Loma Altitude Training Center offers two types of on-site accommodation.
The first are bright and spacious apartment, each one has 3 bedrooms, 2 with full bathroom facilities the other with a WC. The Penthouse Suite, which also has 3 bedrooms, each with a full bathroom. Each bedroom has 2-4 beds (individual or bunk beds), so an apartment can sleep from 9-12 people.
Every apartment has a full kitchen (refrigerator, microwave, oven), a dining area, a living area with satellite TV/DVD. They also have a washer/dryer.
Team staff and can opt to stay in separate accommodation from the athletes. Dormitory rooms can be arranged, (minimum of 5 people is necessary per dorm).
A further option is a room at the Camino Real Hotel, which is also on-site.
All meals are provided on an all-inclusive basis. Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner are served buffet-style in the main canteen and are all you can eat. For those requiring special dietary considerations, an optional menu is available. All the food is prepared with the requirements of athletes in mind.