The Campus Run Academy

The Campus Run Academy Susie Chan Lily Partridge

The Campus Run Academy takes place on Thursday 4th – Sunday 7th October 2018 at the luxury resort of Quinta do Lago in Portugal and bookings are now open.

This exciting new running experience for runners of all levels is hosted by popular endurance athlete Susie Chan and top British female marathon runner Lily Partridge. Participants will have access to Susie and Lily’s incredible experience and expertise over the course of the four days, in order to take their running to the next level within an inspiring group of like-minded people.

Places are limited and expected to sell quickly for this superb autumn camp with two of the UK’s favourite runners.

The Campus Run AcademyThe aim of The Campus Run Academy is to improve runners’ training knowledge within a unique sporting and relaxing lifestyle environment. Participants will have access to Quinta do Lago’s stunning new sports complex, THE CAMPUS, a 45,000 sq ft complex with first-class facilities. It is here that Susie and Lily will run their exclusive training, performance, recovery, nutritional and educational workshops. Outside the workshops there will be guided runs along miles of beautiful, soft and hard-packed trails parallel to the spectactular Atlantic coastline.

Susie Chan is one of the UK’s top influential endurance runners. An expert endurance runner, Susie has broad experience in ultra marathons and trail running. With an impressive social media following, Susie has completed notable races including Marathon des Sables four times, numerous 100-mile races, the Ironman Triathlon as well as all the World Marathon Majors.

Lily Partridge is the UK’s top female marathon runner. A professional adidas athlete, Lily covered the marathon earlier this year in 02:29:24 to finish 8th overall at her first Virgin Money London Marathon. As a top elite, Lily is also multiple time British Champion, a GB International Athlete and Euro Team Medallist.

The Campus Run Academy includes:

Campus Run Academy

  • Luxury accommodation at the beautiful 1950s style Magnolia Hotel, breakfast included
  • Pool, gym and spa access
  • Shuttle from the airport and around camp
  • Tailored training schedule by Lily and Susie
  • Post training refreshments
  • Full Quinta do Lago resort and facility access
  • High performance centre
  • Luxury recovery facilities
  • Private beach access
  • Interactive nutritional and recovery workshops
  • Extensive training knowledge from experts
  • Evening closing meal with prizes to be won
  • Professional photographer providing free images

The Campus Run Academy – Booking Info

Date: Thursday 4th – Sunday 7th October 2018
Cost: £650 per person for the full 4-day/3-night package

Full programme details:

Booking and further info:

Flights are not included but an airport shuttle from Faro airport is included. Participants should plan to arrive at Faro airport between 8am-11am on 4th October and leave any time after midday on 7th October. 50% cancellation refund before 1st September. Full programme details and contact details for enquiries are on the event website.

Social Media Links

The Campus Run AcademyFollow @fortesportsmgmt #campusrun on Twitter.

Learn more about Quinta do Lago at and follow @qdlresort and @thecampusqdl on Twitter.

Go to for further details about Susie and to read her blog. You can also follow Susie on Instagram @susie_chan_ and Twitter @susie__chan.

Follow Lily Partridge on Twitter @lilypartridge01 and Instagram @lilypartridge.