Michael Ricci   D3 MULTISPORT, INC

The key to achieving your goal is having a plan!
D3 Multisport founder and head coach Mike Ricci has coached endurance athletes for nearly 30 years from beginners to World Champions. He is a USAT Level III Elite Coach, and has been honored as the USAT Coach of the Year. Mike and all of the D3 coaches believe that no two athletes are alike, and every athlete deserves a customized training program tailored to his/her goals. Ready to have your best season ever? Contact us at


“You were born to be a player. You were meant to be here. This moment is yours.” ~ Herb Brooks

  • Mike Ricci is a professional coach and business owner. Coaching is his passion and supporting athletes through their goals is a privilege.
  • Started coaching in 1989 and founded D3 Multisport in 2000.
  • Earned USAT Level III Elite Coach certification in 2005 and is 1 of only 23, coaches in the US with this credential.
  • Recognized as the USAT National Coach of the Year.
  • Head Coach of the USAT Collegiate National Champions, CU Buffaloes from 2009 – 2013.
  • Sought after presenter for USAT courses, Training Peaks conferences and others.
  • Regular contributor to industry publications including Lava and Triathlete Magazines.
  • Mike equally enjoys helping athletes get started in triathlon and the thrill of coaching athletes to the podium and qualifying for Kona.
  • He is uniquely the only coach to coach an athlete to both an individual Collegiate and USAT AG Championship in the same season.
  • Draws upon his personal experience to help athletes. He is a 10x Ironman finisher, with a PR of 10:30, Team USA Member, and holds multiple AA honors through USAT.
  • Some outside-the-box things to know: he is a United States Marine Corps Veteran and has his BS and MBA in Finance.

Every D3 athlete is treated as an individual. We will help you select the coaching option that best matches your goals! Email Coach Mike for a complimentary training conversation:


Boulder, CO
United States

Preferred Athlete Levels

Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced


1-on-1 Coaching, Consultations, Group Coaching, Local Coaching, Remote Coaching, Strength Training, Nutrition, Mental Skills, Training Camps, Run Analysis, Swim Analysis

Sport Types

Triathlon, Running, Mountain Biking, Duathlon, IRONMAN, XTERRA, Swimming, High School Cross Country, Collegiate Cross Country




Boulder, CO
United States