Boulder, CO | September 18-20, 2019

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

Business

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

Networking

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

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.

Accreditation

View all endorsing partners and available continuing education units for attending in person or online. For attending, all USA Triathlon coaches will receive 12 CEUs and all USA Cycling coaches will receive 15 CEUs.

Boulder, CO

Join your peers in the mecca of endurance sports and get access to state-of-the-art training and testing facilities.

It has been really well organized and very enjoyable both as a learning experience and fun as well.

Speakers

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

Our team is currently working on coordinating additional speakers to add to this international field of industry experts. Please check back soon for an update.

I found the the clinic fascinating! The ability to choose what talks I wanted to attend allowed me to focus on the areas I wanted to improve most.

Agenda for 2019

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.

Tuesday - Wednesday, September 17-18th

TrainingPeaks University

Learn how to save time and grow your coaching business. TPU gives you the unique opportunity to gain valuable insights from the endurance experts at TrainingPeaks. You will learn how to efficiently navigate the TrainingPeaks platform, maximize your athletes’ performance, save time, and grow your coaching business.


Topics Include:

Athlete Management

TrainingPeaks core metrics

Workout planning

Daily and weekly workout review

Growing your business

And more!

Wednesday, September 18th

New in 2019 - group workshops!

Optional hands-on workshops give you the opportunity to dive deep into the topics that interest you most. Get personal attention from experts on topics like coaching fundamentals, data-informed planning, strength & conditioning for endurance athletes, WKO, and turning your passion for coaching into a thriving business. Purchase the TPU + Workshop + ECS bundle and turn your trip into a week-long coaching camp!


Workshops are an “add-on” to the regular ECS Summit and TrainingPeaks University options, and require an additional fee to attend. All will be held Wednesday, September 18 from 2pm to 5pm. Location of each workshop will be within a 10 mile radius of the CU Campus.


Fundamentals of Coaching with Joe Friel

Strength & Conditioning for the Endurance Athlete with Jess Elliot

WKO with Cody Stephenson

Data Informed Planning with Nate Wilson

How to Turn Your Part-Time Hobby into a Full-Time Business with Jen Rulon

Wednesday, September 18th

ECS Welcome Party

The Riverside
1724 Broadway, Boulder, CO 80302

Wednesday, September 18th

6:00 - 7:30 PM


Join TrainingPeaks, USA Cycling, USA Triathlon local endurance industry partners and your coaching peers for a night of networking and celebration at The Riverside in Boulder. Food and drink will be served as we kick off the 2019 Endurance Coaching Summit!

Thursday, September 19th

Endurance Coaching Summit

University of Colorado
Boulder, CO 80302


7:30am - 8:30am

Registration and Breakfast

Lobby and Stadium Club North

7:30am - 8:30am

Partner Expo

Stadium Club North

8:30am - 9:15am

Opening Remarks & TP Updates

Dirk Friel

Stadium Club South

9:15am - 10:15am

Keynote

The Female Athlete: Think Performance, not Pathophysiology

Stacy Sims

Stadium Club South

10:30am - 11:30am

Blue Group

Choose one of the following sessions:

Traps and Pitfalls of Growing a
Coaching Company

Katie Whidden + Andrew Simmons

Stadium Club North

What You Should Know About the Unique Science of Recovery

Christie Aschwanden

Stadium Club South

10:30am - 11:30am

Red Group

 

Applied Science Breakout

CU Sports Medicine & Performance Center

 


11:45am - 12:45pm

Blue Group

Choose one of the following sessions:

Roundtables

Stadium Club North

Drink To Thirst Or Drink To A Plan?

Andy Blow

Stadium Club South

11:45am - 12:45pm

Red Group

 

Applied Science Breakout

CU Sports Medicine & Performance Center

 


1:00pm - 1:45pm

Lunch

Rooftop Terrace

1:00pm - 1:45pm

Partner Expo

Stadium Club North

2:00pm - 3:00pm

Red Group

Choose one of the following sessions:

What You Should Know About the Unique Science of Recovery

Christie Aschwanden

Stadium Club North

Traps and Pitfalls Of Growing a
Coaching Company

Katie Whidden + Andrew Simmons

Stadium Club South

2:00pm - 3:00pm

Blue Group

 

Applied Science Breakout

CU Sports Medicine & Performance Center

 


3:15pm - 4:15pm

Red Group

Choose one of the following sessions:

Roundtables

Stadium Club North

Drink To Thirst Or Drink To A Plan?

Andy Blow

Stadium Club South

3:15pm - 4:15pm

Blue Group

 

Applied Science Breakout

CU Sports Medicine & Performance Center

 


4:30pm - 5:30pm

Women in Sport Panel

Stadium Club South

5:30pm - 7:00pm

Happy Hour

Rooftop Terrace

Friday, September 20th

Endurance Coaching Summit

University of Colorado
Boulder, CO 80302


8:00am - 9:00am

Registration and Breakfast

Lobby and Stadium Club North

8:00am - 9:00am

Partner Expo

Stadium Club North

9:00am - 10:00am

Keynote

The Curiously Elastic Limits of Endurance

Alex Huchtinson

Stadium Club South

10:15am - 11:15am

Red Group

Choose one of the following sessions:

Adolescent Female Athletes: Approaches to Building Mental Toughness

Joanna Zeiger

Stadium Club North

Sidelined: Help Your Athletes Come Back Mentally Stronger From Injury

Carrie Cheadle

Stadium Club South

10:15am - 11:15am

Blue Group

 

Applied Science Breakout

CU Sports Medicine & Performance Center

 


11:30am - 12:30pm

Red Group

Choose one of the following sessions:

Roundtables

Stadium Club North

DIY Heat Acclimation

Corinne Malcolm

Stadium Club South

11:30am - 12:30pm

Blue Group

 

Applied Science Breakout

CU Sports Medicine & Performance Center

 


12:45pm - 1:30pm

Lunch

Rooftop Terrace

12:45pm - 1:30pm

Partner Expo

Stadium Club North

1:45pm - 2:45pm

Blue Group

Choose one of the following sessions:

Sidelined: Help your Athletes Come Back Mentally Stronger from Injury

Carrie Cheadle

Stadium Club North

Adolescent Female Athletes: Approaches to Building Mental Toughness

Joanna Zeiger

Stadium Club South

1:45pm - 2:45pm

Red Group

 

Applied Science Breakout

CU Sports Medicine & Performance Center


3:00pm - 4:00pm

Blue Group

Choose one of the following sessions:

Roundtables

Stadium Club North

DIY Heat Acclimation

Corinne Malcolm

Stadium Club South

3:00pm - 4:00pm

Red Group

 

Applied Science Breakout

CU Sports Medicine & Performance Center

 


4:15pm - 5:00pm

Closing Remarks / Adjourn

Stadium Club South
I’ve really enjoyed not just the talks and the roundtables, but actually being able to have a chat with other people working in the same fields as myself.

Venue

CU Sports Medicine and Performance Center

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

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


Airline

The closest airport to Boulder is Denver International Airport (DIA). It is recommended to fly into this airport, then either rent a car or take a taxi/Uber/Lyft to Boulder.



Hotels

TrainingPeaks has secured a discounted rate at the following hotels near the stadium.

Best Western Plus Boulder Inn - ECS Discounted rate of $144/night + fees for one king room. Book online or call 303-449-3800 and reference code "Endurance Coaching Summit"

Boulder Marriott - ECS Discounted rate of $209/night + fees. Book online or call the hotel directly at 303-440-8877 and mention the mini hotel code ”TPE” to secure the group rate.

Limited time offer - rooms are first come first served until room block is depleted; Two-night minimum stay required.



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

CU Sports Medicine and Performance Center

The 2019 Summit will include a partner expo with the top endurance industry brands. Learn about the latest trends in fitness tech, nutrition, power meters, and performance gear.

Register

ECS sessions can be bundled with TrainingPeaks University and group workshops at 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.

ECS Summit Registration Includes:

Education

Discover the latest research and science based methods, dive into successful business strategies to build your business and experience hands-on sessions from performance experts.

Networking

Welcome party, happy hour and and group workouts to network with other coaches and industry leaders.

Breakfast and Lunch

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

Partner Expo

Top endurance industry brands provide an opportunity to learn about the latest trends in fitness tech, nutrition, power meters, and performance gear.

Online Session

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

What an amazing Summit! I left invigorated with insights that I can apply to my own coaching business.
 

ECS Summit + Workshop Bundle

(Workshop held Sept. 18, 2-5pm)

$649

Price

ECS + TPU Bundle

(TPU held Sept. 17-18)

$749

Price

*USA Cycling and USA Triathlon Certified Coaches, and members receive $80 off Summit and Bundle pricing. Contact us to receive the discount code.