Dave Burgess   Podium Training Systems

Dave is dedicated to high performance triathlon and endurance sport coaching. Dave works with athletes of all abilities -first-time to elite- competing in distances from sprint to full Ironman, as well as Xterra. Dave is an expert in swimming analysis, and prides himself on his ability to work with athletes of all levels - whether remote or local.

Dave's goal is to provide athletes with the best coaching and instruction - ensuring the highest possible performance and improvement.


Dave Burgess is a USA Triathlon Level 2 coach and has been involved in the triathlon and endurance sports community since 2000. As a competitive swimmer growing up, he competed at the club, high school, and collegiate level. He then became a triathlete and has numerous age-group wins, top ten finishes, and an overall race win to his credit.

Dave also holds USA Swimming, ASCA, and US Masters Swimming Level 3 coaching licenses.

Dave works with athletes of all levels - first-time to elite - competing in distances from sprint triathlons to full Ironman distance events. No matter what level of athlete he works with, Dave provides the same quality training and attention to detail. His goal is to ensure that performance limiters are identified and remediated, and existing strengths are developed and enhanced.

Dave is a regular webinar presenter, and Performance Coaching Newsletter content provider, for USA Triathlon. Dave is also a presenter and instructor for US Masters Swimming coaching clinics, and is a mentor coach for USA Triathlon

Dave has had great success over the past few seasons, with an age-group champion at Xterra National Championships in 2015, and an age-group world champion at Xterra World Championships. He has also assisted numerous individuals to PR's in all distances.

You can contact Dave via email at


Colorado Springs, CO
United States

Preferred Athlete Levels

Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced, Professional


1-on-1 Coaching, Consultations, Group Coaching, Local Coaching, Remote Coaching, Training Camps, Bike Fit, Run Analysis, Swim Analysis

Sport Types

Triathlon, Road Cycling, Running, Mountain Biking, Cyclocross, Duathlon, IRONMAN, XTERRA, Swimming




415 N. Tejon St.
Colorado Springs, CO
United States

To hire Dave Burgess as your coach, select the coaching service that is right for you.

The coach consultation includes a one hour discussion with a TrainingPeaks Level 2 coach on the phone or video call. This also includes one month of TrainingPeaks Premium Athlete Edition and a completed coaching consultation summary after your call.

One Hour Consultation

Each monthly coaching service comes with a 30-day, no questions asked, money-back guarantee, a TrainingPeaks Premium Athlete Edition account, a start-up consultation, goal planning and an individualized plan.

  • Silver
  • $189/month
  • plus $99 start-up*
  • Buy Now
  • 1 call and 4 e-mails per month
  • Training Plans posted monthly
  • 2 training plan update per month
  • Weekly device file reviews
  • Gold
  • $299/month
  • plus $99 start-up*
  • Buy Now
  • Unlimited communication
  • Training Plans posted weekly
  • 4 training plan updates per month
  • Unlimited device file reviews

* Note: You will only be charged the $99 startup fee today. Monthly billing will begin after TrainingPeaks connects you with your coach.