Sands Beach Active welcomes the uplace-BMC professional triathlon team

Sands Beach Active is delighted to be partnering once again with the uplace-BMC professional triathlon team for the 2015 season, supporting the team’s bid to become the top triathlon team in the world and to match the global success it achieved throughout 2014.

This week, Sands Beach Active has welcomed the nine top athletes to the resort, along with a vast support team, media crew, sponsors, and a host of international journalists. Sands Beach Active would like to offer special thanks to uplace-BMC Team Manager Bob de Wolf,  Marketing Manager Geert De Wael and  Sport Manager Ben de Wolf, for choosing Sands Beach Active as the team training camp.

Top international journalists have visited Sands Beach Active this week to interview the athletes and their support crew, including Herbert Krabel all the way from the US, who founded website www.slowtwitch.com and Jay Prasuhn from Lava Magazine, Maarten Delvaux from Sportwereld, John Levison from Tri247 and Thierry Deketelaere de Triathlete Magazine Francia

The Team’s sponsors also visited, with a special dinner hosted by Canadian yoga wear company lululemon, and Bas Stamsnijder from Pearl Izumi and Shimano.

The journalists and sponsors were also privvy to the new uplace-BMC team video for 2015, which showcases the athletes’ dedication, motivation and commitment to becoming the world’s best triathletes.

With a double podium at this weekend’s International Lanzarote Duathlon following winning performances from Bart Aernouts and Ronnie Schildknecht, Sands Beach Active is looking forward to following the continued success of the uplace-BMC team throughout the 2015 season.