Saturday was the 2014 Ironman World Championships in Kona, Hawaii. The race was ever changing and predictions quickly changed as the race picked up speed. The race witnessed the notoriously tough conditions that this Ironman in Kona is so well known for. The athletes fought a strong current in the water, which broke up packs […]
Ivan Ortiz, of the Andalusian team, and Silvia Millares, of Valencian, picked up the championship title in the 2014 Mode Cup Haria Extreme. Haria Extreme success 2014 Haria Extreme is regarded as one of the most prestigious trail events on the trail running national calendar. And it’s no wonder, as it once again exceeded its […]
In February 1978, fifteen people gathered in Waikiki to take on the Ironman challenge. They were handed a few pieces of paper with some rules and a brief course description. The past page read, “Swim 2.4 miles! Bike 112 miles! Run 26.2 miles! Brag for the rest of your life.” The changes this event, the […]
For the last few months, sixteen times Ironman champion and our very own Tri Activ coach Bella Bayliss swapped sun, sea and sand at Sands Beach for Switzerland to coach. The weather and terrain attached to living up a mountain compared to what is available is Lanzarote must have taken some getting used to but […]
Will Clarke and Helle Frederiksen are winners of the third edition of the Ironman 70.3 Lanzarote. Exciting. A few weeks ago those who qualified for Ironman 70.3 Lanzarote 2014 were imagining what to expect on September 20th. Expectations were matched perfectly. At this point in the season, with the World Championship Hawaii just around the […]
Sports Holidays & Training Camps at Sands Beach Resort Lanzarote
- Europe's Number 1 Sports Destination
Who we are
Active Lanzarote is the sports brand of Sands Beach Resort. Nestling on its own seawater lagoon on the eastern edge of Costa Teguise, Sands Beach Resort is a perfect blend of first class sports facilities and nurturing environment in a luxury, tropical setting. On site facilities include an internationally accredited, 25 metres swimming pool with eight lanes, a depth of 2.2 metres and heated to 26º C; a fully equipped gym with treadmill, rowing machines, weights (free and machine) and a multi-gym; Stand Up Paddle, windsurfing and trial dive tuition.
Triathlon Training at Sands Beach
Home to the famous Ironman competition, one of the world’s toughest triathlon events, Lanzarote is Europe’s consummate training destination for athletes competing in the disciplines of triatlon.
What we do
Active Lanzarote is integrally involved in the sports life of Lanzarote, annually staging two of the island's major events, the Spring Duathlon and Lanzarote International Marathon, attracting top local, national and international athletes. We sponsor a team of professional duathletes and triathletes who compete at Olympian and World Championship level; are in partnership with Uplace Pro Triathlon Team for whom we are the preferred winter training supplier and work in partnership with Sailfish Professional Sports Gear.
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How we do it
We provide bespoke training for individual athletes and sports groups including personalised fitness regimes and workshops on nutritional advice and sports injury prevention; on-site physiotherapy; special diets where required and expert inputs from our sponsored athletes. We also arrange all your accommodation, conference, social and excursion requirements.
We are on the verge on entering September and organization for the International Marathon of Lanzarote 2014 has already begun. ... Read More
"After our fantastic team training camp at Sands Beach Active in January, I was particularly pleased to welcome Sands Beach Active as one of our partners. The entire team enjoyed the unique combination of outstanding facilities, high quality service and superb comfort. With our first Ironman victory of the year, our collaboration with Sands Beach Active has already proven its merit. We look forward to many return visits."
Uplace Pro Triathlon Team manager Bob De Wolf
""I think SandsBeach Resort is best place in Europe to train for triathlon. And the best place for kids to play and enjoy too."
Bella Bayliss - 15 x Ironman Champion + World Champion
"Sands Beach Resort was the perfect base for my training camp with everything my triathletes needed to train and to relax afterwards."
Russell Cox - CoachCox