Continuing our series of posts aimed at helping professional triathletes understand and use social media more effectively, Mike Cliffe-Jones takes a look at the largest platform of them all – Facebook. Facebook is simply huge now: 1.2 Billion people use Facebook Half of users log in every single day A million links are shared on […]
Once again Playa de Las Cucharas beach in Costa Teguise dresses up. Last Saturday, on the 12th of July, the now emblematic “Fiesta del mar” took place. Dawned a perfect day for the beach, the sun was shining on a cloudless day with hardly any wind. Everything pointed to the resounding success of the fifth […]
Corinne Abraham of the Uplace-BMC Pro Triathlon Team which is sponsored by Sands Beach Resort has won today’s Ironman Germany, which is also the European Championship. It is her second full Ironman victory after her last year’s win in Melbourne. Clocking in at 08:52:40, Corinne Abraham edged out Liz Lyles (USA; 08:56:36) and Gina Crawford […]
This July, Las Cucharas beach in Costa Teguise will play host to one of the most exciting events of the summer, the European Freestyle Windsurf Pro Tour (EFPT). The event attracts both tourists and residents alike, thanks to the wonderful atmosphere generated by the tournament itself, the different categories and the riders taking part. Sands […]
Several members of the Tri Activ team were in action over the weekend at Lanzarote’s Triace sprint triathlon, and a few of them featured on the podium! The event was held in the island’s capital of Arrecife, with around 250 registered to start, as individuals and in relay teams. The 750 metre swim started from […]
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.
The team at Sands Beach said farewell to Bella, her husband Stephen and son Charlie this week, as they headed ... 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