Endurance Coaching Summit is supported by USA Cycling, USA Triathlon, and TrainingPeaks

Thank you for attending the 2017 Endurance Coaching Summit

Where the world's top endurance coaches, industry experts, and thought leaders come together to discuss successful business strategies and the application of science based coaching.

If you were not able to attend, the recorded sessions are available for purchase through ECS Online Only.

Business

Learn successful business strategies to help you build and grow your coaching business.

CEUs

USA Triathlon certified coaches will earn 12 CEUs and USA Cycling certified coaches will earn 15 CEUs. Learn more.

Science

Get the latest research and science based strategies used by the world's leading endurance experts and start incorporating them with your own athletes.

Inspiration

Discover how other coaches have found success and be inspired to take your own business to the next level.

Networking

Connect with the best and brightest endurance coaches and thought leaders with multiple endurance sport backgrounds.

Boulder, CO

If you've been looking for an excuse to come to the endurance sport capital of the world, this is it.

All of the sessions were great and I was able to take away at least one thing from each to help me with my coaching business.

Speakers

Learn from the world’s top endurance coaches, thought leaders, and business experts who continue to lead the way in the business and science of endurance coaching.

Paul Laursen

Dr. Paul Laursen

Physiologist and Coach

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Joe Friel

Joe Friel

Author, Coach, Business Entrepreneur, and Speaker

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Kristin Keim

Dr. Kristin Keim

Sports Psychologist

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Corey Hart

Dr. Corey Hart

Scientist and Coach

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Alison Powers

Alison Powers

Coach, Former National Champion Cyclist

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Taylor Thomas

Taylor Thomas

Coach and Founder of Thomas Endurance Coaching

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Ryan Cooper

Ryan Cooper

Chief Scientist Best Bike Split

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Dr. Iñigo San Milán

Dr. Iñigo San Milán

Director of the Sports Performance Program at the CU Sports Medicine and Performance Center

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Ryan Kohler

Ryan Kohler, MS, CSCS

Manager, CU Sports Performance Department

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Jason Koop

Jason Koop

Premier Coach and Vice President of Operations, Carmichael Training Systems

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Mike Ricci

Mike Ricci

Founder and Head Coach, D3 Multisport

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Kathy Zawadzki

Kathy Zawadzki

Coach and Author

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Charles Van Atta

Charles Van Atta, BS

Biomechanics Tech, CU Sports Medicine and Performance Center

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Tim Hilden

Tim Hilden, PT, ACT

Biomechanics Tech, CU Sports Medicine and Performance Center

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Christy Barth

Christy Barth, MS, PT, CSCS

Biomechanics Tech, CU Sports Medicine and Performance Center

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Sue Lloyd

Sue Lloyd

Coach, Founder of Inspired Training

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Jared Berg

Jared Berg, CSCS

Strength & Conditioning Specialist

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Matthew Pahnke, Phd.

Matthew Pahnke, Phd.

Principal Scientist, GSSI

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Brad Cooper

Brad Cooper

CEO - US Corporate Wellness, Inc. & Co-founder of the Catalyst Coaching Institute

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Jesse Kropelnicki

Jesse Kropelnicki

Founder of QT2 Systems and TheCoreDiet.com

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Arleigh Greenwald

Arleigh Greenwald

Social Media Consultant

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Barry Siff

Barry Siff

President, USA Triathlon Board of Directors

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Eric Hinman

Eric Hinman

Entrepreneur and Influencer

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David Steigerwald

David P. Steigerwald

Attorney and Endurance Athlete

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It was inspiring to hear what different paths the speakers took to get where they are and the obstacles they have overcome.

Agenda for 2017

ECS provides the perfect mix of science and business topics, so you can expand your coaching knowledge and learn ways to grow as an entrepreneur.

August 1st and 2nd

TrainingPeaks University

Multipurpose Rooms
Kittredge Central Hall,
2480 Kittredge Loop Drive
Boulder, CO 80310


TPU is designed to teach coaches how to effectively use the TrainingPeaks ecosystem of products in order to save time, find more clients, and ultimately grow their businesses.

Wednesday, August 2nd

Welcome Party presented by Retül

Specialized Innovation Center
5600 Airport Blvd
Boulder, CO 80301

5:00 - 7:00 PM


Join the teams from TrainingPeaks and Retül, local endurance industry reps, and other coaches for a night of networking and celebration. Beer and food will be served as we kick off the 2017 Endurance Coaching Summit.

Thursday, August 3rd

Endurance Coaching Summit

Stadium Club Suites
2400 Colorado Avenue
Boulder, CO 80302


7:30am - 8:30am

Registration and Breakfast

Stadium Club

8:30am - 8:45am

A Bright Future for Endurance Coaching

Stadium Club South

Dirk Friel


8:45am - 9:45am

The Evolving Science of Performance: Applying the Latest Training Methodologies

Stadium Club South

Dave Scott


10:00am - 11:15am

Applied Science Breakout

Blue Group

CU Sports Medicine and Performance Center

CUSMPC Staff

10:00am - 11:15am

Coaching Case Study

Black Group

Stadium Club North

Paul Laursen and Kathy Zawadzki

10:00am - 11:15am

Coaching Business Panel

Grey Group

Stadium Club South

Joe Friel, Alison Powers, Sue Lloyd


11:30am - 12:30pm

Lunch

Rooftop Terrace

12:00pm - 12:30pm

Lunch and Learn: Our Product Vision For Coaches

Stadium Club North

Dirk Friel


12:45pm - 2:00pm

Applied Science Breakout

Grey Group

CU Sports Medicine and Performance Center

CUSMPC Staff

12:45pm - 2:00pm

Coaching Case Study

Blue Group

Stadium Club North

Paul Laursen and Kathy Zawadzki

12:45pm - 2:00pm

Coaching Business Panel

Black Group

Stadium Club South

Joe Friel, Alison Powers, Sue Lloyd


2:15pm - 3:15pm

Long-Term Endurance Athlete Development

Stadium Club South

Dr. Corey Hart

2:15pm - 3:15pm

It Takes A Village: A Multidisciplinary Approach to Coaching Using Sports Psychology

Stadium Club North

Dr. Kristin Keim


3:30pm - 4:45pm

Applied Science Breakout

Black Group

CU Sports Medicine and Performance Center

CUSMPC Staff

3:30pm - 4:45pm

Coaching Case Study

Grey Group

Stadium Club North

Paul Laursen and Kathy Zawadzki

3:30pm - 4:45pm

Coaching Business Panel

Blue Group

Stadium Club South

Joe Friel, Alison Powers, Sue Lloyd


5:00pm - 7:00pm

Life Time Tri Happy Hour

Rooftop Terrace

Friday, August 4th

8:00am - 9:00am

Breakfast

Stadium Club

9:00am - 10:00am

Skill Development & Adaptation: Key Pathways for Improved Performance

Stadium Club South

Bobby McGee


10:15am - 11:30am

Applied Science Breakout

Blue Group

CU Sports Medicine and Performance Center

CUSMPC Staff

10:15am - 11:30am

Coaching Case Study

Black Group

Stadium Club South

Taylor Thomas and Ryan Cooper

10:15am - 11:30am

Coaching Business Roundtables

Grey Group

Stadium Club North

11:30am - 12:30pm

Lunch

Rooftop Terrace

12:00pm - 12:30pm

Lunch and Learn: WKO4: Insights Accelerated

Stadium Club North

Tim Cusick


12:45pm - 2:00pm

Applied Science Breakout

Grey Group

CU Sports Medicine and Performance Center

CUSMPC Staff

12:45pm - 2:00pm

Coaching Case Study

Blue Group

Stadium Club South

Taylor Thomas and Ryan Cooper

12:45pm - 2:00pm

Coaching Business Roundtables

Black Group

Stadium Club North

2:15pm - 3:15pm

It's a Business Not a Hobby: 5 Key Steps to Enhancing a Coaching Business

Stadium Club South

Brad Cooper

2:15pm - 3:15pm

Coaching Business Essentials: Strategies to Grow & Maintain Your Business

Stadium Club North

Jesse Kropelnicki


3:30pm - 4:45pm

Applied Science Breakout

Black Group

CU Sports Medicine and Performance Center

CUSMPC Staff

3:30pm - 4:45pm

Coaching Case Study

Grey Group

Stadium Club South

Taylor Thomas and Ryan Cooper

3:30pm - 4:45pm

Coaching Business Roundtables

Blue Group

Stadium Club North

5:00pm - 5:15pm

The Future of Endurance Coaching

Gear Fisher and Dirk Friel, TrainingPeaks

Stadium Club South
I walked away from the Summit with a refreshed view of where the industry is headed and how we might be getting there.

Venue

CU Sports Medicine and Performance Center

University of Colorado
Folsom Field - Stadium Club Suites
2400 Colorado Avenue
Boulder, CO 80302
Directions    |    Parking

Located in the heart of Boulder, the University of Colorado overlooks the Flatirons with panoramic views of Boulder. Attendees will be steps away from some of the best cycling, running, and hiking in the country. Read our Athletes Guide to Boulder for more recommendations on hotels, local restaurants, and best places to get your workout in while you’re in town

TrainingPeaks has partnered with the University of Colorado Sports Medicine and Performance Center to deliver hands on sessions using the latest assessment and programming tools for endurance sports.

Accommodations

Attendees can take advantage of special ECS rates through the Marriott Boulder hotel, a fifteen minute walk down the Boulder Creek bike path from Folsom Field. To reserve your room, please call Boulder Marriott and mention “ECSBoulder” to book at the discounted rates.

Parking

Event parking at CU’s Folsom Field Parking Garage is included in registration. Upon registration and prior to event dates, you will receive a parking code for access into the garage.

Partner Expo

The 2017 Summit will include a partner expo with top endurance industry brands. Learn about the latest trends in fitness tech, nutrition, power meters and performance gear.

Endurance Coaching Summit Partners and Sponsors

Register

ECS sessions can be bundled with TrainingPeaks University for a discounted rate. Can’t attend in person? Register for the online only summit and receive access to watch all recorded sessions following the summit.

Registration Includes

Online Sessions

Access to online recorded sessions, panels and keynotes for one year following the summit

Breakfast and Lunch

Full breakfast and coffee, catered lunch, and beverages served daily

Networking Events

Enjoy free drinks, network with other coaches and industry leaders

I arrived and felt immediately welcomed and left feeling informed and excited about where I could go next with my business. Thank you for putting on such a great event!

ECS Online Only Summit

(6 USAT and 7 USAC CEUs)

$249

ECS Summit

(12 USAT and 15 USAC CEUs)

$549

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ECS + TPU Boulder

(20 USAT and 25 USAC CEUs)

$749

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