Santa Rosa, CA , United States
AS a 28 year veteran of the coaching industry (and as an athlete) I have an intimate knowledge of what athletes need and can handle, be it elite or an age grouper managing a tight schedule. I am a USAT Level II coach, and have been certified by USA Triathlon since their inaugural certification class in 1998. As well I am currently a Coach and Instructor of Kinesiology at Santa Rosa Junior College (Ca.) and run my Endurance Sports Coaching, Consulting, and Mentoring Business.
EDUCATION & COACHING
-Over 25 years experience coaching athletes
-BS in Exercise Science / Physical Education and teaching/coaching certified.
-Progress toward M.S. in Exercise Science — Adjunct Faculty & Coach, Santa Rosa Junior College (2013 – 2017)
-USA Triathlon Expert / Level II Coach
-Coach – Avia Tri-gers Junior Triathlon Team
-Masters Swim Coach Montecito Heights Athletic Club and Santa Rosa Junior College
-Official Coach Vineman / Vineman Ironman 70.3 Triathlon Training Programs
-Former NCAA Division 1 Soccer Coach (coached in 5 NCAA tournaments and one Final Four)
-Coached numerous qualifiers for World Championship Events (Ironman, Ironman 70.3, ITU), USA Triathlon All Americans, plus hundreds of first time finishers at all distances.
25+ Years Racing experience (Triathlon, Cycling, Running)
Multiple x USA Triathlon All American
Multiple Hawaii Ironman Qualifier
2nd Overall and Fastest Run Split – 2001 Vineman Ironman Distance
2001, 2000, 1999, State Triathlon Champion
3rd Place Joe Martin Stage – Category Elite 4
1999 Winner – Tulsa Triathlon, Mighty-Mite Triathlon
#1 Regional Ranking by USAT – 1999
Multiple Overall & Age Group wins in triathlon, duathlon, cycling, and running races
Over 150 endurance event finishes
Santa Rosa, CA