7am on Saturday the 18th of May and 1800 athletes of different nationalities, sizes, ambition and level gathered on the start line of the 22nd Ironman Lanzarote. Race conditions were near perfect other than light rain which cleared up as the leaders exited T1: The wind was low though no doubt in higher parts of [...]
Today Sands Beach Active interviewed 15x ironman champion Bella Bayliss, on the upcoming 2013 Ironman Lanzarote this Saturday. This will be Bella’s 5th time around the course, her tally consists of two victories, a second and third place. Since the race in 2012 where she ran the fastest split (3.14.07) to finish second (after the [...]
Today Sands Beach Active interviewed Stephen Bayliss on his preparations and thoughts on a href=”http://www.ironman.com/triathlon/events/ironman/lanzarote.aspx” target=”_blank”>Ironman Lanzarote taking place this Saturday. Stephen has some tough competition this year but can he improve by one place this year to take a win? First out of the 3.8km swim last year in a time of 48.02 – [...]
Sands Beach Active is proud to host the short artistic movie based on the inspirational story of our Danish ambassador, Helle Frederiksen. Released today, Helle’s story is one of inspiration and through working with the award winning photography and film director John Hicks, Never Give Up aims to promote a very powerful life message capable [...]
Throughout the months of November, December and January Sands Beach Active ambassador Helle Frederiksen of Denmark used the resort as her winter training base. During her time on the resort we introduced Helle to award winning photography and film director, John Hicks. John’s previous clients have included John Travolta, Lance Armstrong, Dame Ellen MacArthur and [...]
Sports Holidays & Training Camps at Sands Beach Resort Lanzarote
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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.
Last weekend saw the staging of the Lanzarote International Duathlon. Comprising a 5km run followed by a 20km cycle and finishing with a 2.5km run, this is the first testing... Read More
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.
Today Sands Beach Active interviewed Stephen Bayliss on his preparations and thoughts on a href=”http://www.ironman.com/triathlon/events/ironman/lanzarote.aspx” target=”_blank”>Ironman Lanzarote taking place this ... Read More
2 March 2013 – Bart Aernouts of the Uplace Pro Triathlon Team has finished fourth in today’s Abu Dhabi International ... 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