For many, Ironman Lanzarote is seen as one of the toughest triathlons in the world. The conditions of wind and sun that the island offers, make the Ironman an even more demanding challenge. To make the big day more bearable, Horst Reichel, professional triathlete, gives us a few tips to deal with the cycling sector. […]
May 16th holds an exciting new event in the sports calendar: the first Sailfish Lanzarote Open Water. Sailfish Lanzarote Open Water is designed of all types of swimmers, both professional and amateur, and tests for all ages. The competition accommodates 5-modes and 4 circuits, all located in the clear waters of Playa Grande, Puerto Del Carmen. […]
Each day that passes brings us closer to one of the biggest triathlon events in Lanzarote. May 23rd is the day of the 2015 Ironman Lanzarote. For those who live for triathlons, this is one of the most anticipated events of the year, the small island of Lanzarote welcomes thousands of triathletes ready to fight for […]
Frederik Van Lierde won the 2015 edition of Ironman South Africa. The 2013 former world champion, crossed the finish line in first position stopping the clock at 8:16:35. While Van Lierde took to the front during the biking sector, the more competitive and exciting part of the race was the fight for second and […]
When cold winds hit Europe, one of the Canary Islands – Lanzarote, becomes one of the best places for athletes to train. A combination of warming sun and refreshing winds create suitable weather conditions for triathletes to enjoy sports comfortably. Many, like to call an island – “the little Hawaii”. Russell Cox Training Camp arrived to […]
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.
On Saturday the 7th of February, Sands Beach Resort celebrated the first Sands Beach Active aquathlon. Fortunately, we have had ... 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