Mark Saroni: MS Kinesiology, USA Triathlon, Cycling, & Swimming Certified Coach
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Mark Saroni: MS Kinesiology, USA Triathlon, Cycling, & Swimming Certified Coach   Paragon Training


San Antonio, TX
United States



Sport Types

Triathlon, Road Cycling, Running, IRONMAN, XTERRA, Swimming

Preferred Athlete Levels

Intermediate, Advanced, Professional


"Winning is a mindset, not a spot on the podium."
Mark's unique coaching style and knowledge of the sport is built on 15+ years of coaching & racing. He believes that a high-performance mindset is attainable for ANY athlete of ANY ability level.
He offers one-on-one coaching, training plans, & other services to help the everyday athlete achieve high performance.
If you count sport as an integral part of your life, then join Paragon Training & let us assist you in your quest to #SUFFERFASTER

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An endurance athlete since the age of 12, Mark has raced and coached ALL distances across the entire globe. A national class junior triathlete, Mark ran cross country & track in college while also serving as president of the triathlon club. Mark moved to San Antonio, Tx after college and founded Paragon Training. Whether it's a triathlon training plan, group workouts, or one-on-one coaching, Mark's desire is to provide resources for endurance athletes in whatever capacity helps them achieve their goals.


  • 1-on-1 coaching for driven athletes who want to reach their full potential
  • Training plans
  • Run & Swim form analysis
  • Lactate & performance testing
  • Training & race plan consulting
  • Contact: mark@paragontraining.orgĀ 


  • M.S. Kinesiology

  • USA Triathlon Level 2

  • USA Cycling Level 3

  • USA Swimming Level 2


  • Coaching since 2005 (15+ years of experience)

  • Coached athletes to qualify for World Championships at Ironman, Ironman 70.3, Xterra, and ITU Age Group Worlds.

  • Multiple Senior Games National and State Champions in Cycling and Track & Field

  • San Antonio Express News "Girls Swim Coach of the Year"

  • 2x TAPPS State Swimming Team Champions


  • Professional Triathlete 2012-2015

  • Ironman Coeur d'Alene Overall Champion

  • Ironman 70.3 Buffalo Springs Lake Overall Champion

  • Kona Qualifier

  • Cat 3 Texas State Time Trial Champion

Personal Records

  • Olympic Distance - 1:54:07
  • Ironman 70.3 - 4:05:30
  • Ironman - 9:14:30


1-on-1 Coaching, Consultations, Group Coaching, Local Coaching, Remote Coaching, Run Analysis, Swim Analysis

Athlete Requirements

A passion for sport, a willingness to work hard, and a desire to pursue excellence.

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PO Box 782546
San Antonio, TX
United States