In the first of a series of columns aimed at professional athletes, Lanzarote based social media expert Mike Cliffe-Jones will take us on a journey aimed at giving you a template to use to set up a strong web presence which will make you much more interesting to potential sponsors and will put you back […]
Bella, Charlie and I arrived back to Sands Beach on New years eve, after a great Christmas in Scotland and then London seeing family. I have been pushing myself hard with some good solid training and am feeling happy with how I am progressing. Bella is busy with coaching, among others she is coaching Dani […]
As the Sands Beach Resort and it’s Active Lanzarote chapter are becoming more and more attractive also to disabled athletes around the world I took the opportunity to chat with Jonathon Riall – team manager of the dominating British Paratri Team. Before getting into details and expectations for the Paralympics in Rio 2016 where triathlon […]
From swimmer to Olympic triathlete to 70.3 winner. During my current stay at the Sands Beach Resort Lanzarote I got to catch up with Denmarks Helle Frederiksen who spent her final preparation at the resort before heading to Florida for an early season triathlon start at 70.3 Ironman Panama. We talked the Olympic Games, her […]
The London 2012 Paralympic Games have gone down in history as a turning point for disabled sport. For the first time the Paralympics, following directly on from The Olympics, achieved a real mass appeal. The whole Paralympic movement started in the UK in 1948, when Stoke Mandeville hospital put on a small tournament for disabled […]
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.
When the coaching legend Brett Sutton announced his split from Team TBB a shockwave went through the world of ... 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