Based in Tampa, FL, Kurtz Coaching is a full-service triathlon and endurance sports performance coaching company. Owner and Head Coach Rebecca Kurtz focuses on all levels of endurance athletes, from beginner to professional. Her goals are to provide each athlete a comprehensive, well-balanced training plan that addresses the individual needs of the athlete. In addition, she recognizes the importance of the coach-athlete relationship, which she strives to develop.
Rebecca Kurtz is an Exercise Physiologist with a specialty in endurance performance. She has both Bachelor's (Miami OH) and Master's (Colorado State) degrees in Exercise Science and holds a minor in Nutrition. She has knowledge of health and exercise across the entire spectrum of physiology, from various health maladies to high-end sports performance. During her career, she has worked with everyone from professional athletes to heart transplant patients and those with end-stage heart failure. In the past, she lived and coached Colorado with one of the leading endurance sports performance companies in the industry. She left to pursue a career in preventive cardiology, where she worked for one of the leading hospitals in treating patients with heart failure. During her time in cardiac rehabilitation, she was instrumental in the development of a clinic focused on assessing heart disease risk factors and heart health in endurance athletes as well as providing training recommendations and guidelines to improve athletic performance. Since then, she has moved forward to pursue her dream of building her own company and continuing to develop endurance athletes to help them chase their athletic goals.
Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced, Professional
1-on-1 Coaching, Consultations, Group Coaching, Local Coaching, Remote Coaching, Strength Training, Nutrition, Mental Skills, Run Analysis, Swim Analysis, Biochemical Analysis
Triathlon, Road Cycling, Running, Mountain Biking, Cyclocross, Duathlon, IRONMAN, XTERRA, Swimming, Personal Training, Cross Country Skiing, Adventure Racing, High School Cross Country, Collegiate Cross Country, Corporate Wellness