North Andover, MA , United States
English, French, Russian
Athletic Pursuits offers coaching services to individuals and organizations. Our specialties are helping people prepare for triathlons, run events, return to or new to fitness, and anything our athletes dream up. We offer remote coaching, health, and fitness motivation through group workouts, clinics, and speaking engagements.
Deanna has coached fitness enthusiasts, runners, swimmers, and triathletes since 2005. She has a master’s degree in Health and Wellness Management with a research fellowship in Sports Nutrition. She is a USA Triathlon and IRONMAN certified coach, Road Runners Club of America Certified Running Coach, US Master’s Level 3 swim coach, and owner of Athletic Pursuits LLC.
Deanna is an adjunct lecturer for Public Health and Nutritional Sciences at Merrimack College and also presents at Harvard University Medical School for endocrine clinics and homeostasis lectures. She presents for clubs, hospitals, and symposiums on the science and art of training and coaching.
Deanna enjoys participating in triathlons and running races. She ran two marathons before being diagnosed with a rare endocrine disease in 2011. Since then she has qualified for USA Triathlon’s Age Group Olympic Distance National Championships three times. She competed twice and took 9 minutes off her time on the course. She also completed the Boston Marathon in 2016.
Though Deanna enjoys her athletic pursuits, her professional work starts with her knowledge of her clients and from research and practice. She leads as a coach and helps her clients grow from where they are right now.
North Andover, MA