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TrainingPeaks CoachCast

Summary: Together, with host Dirk Friel, Co-founder of TrainingPeaks, guests explore topics ranging from advancements in the science of endurance training, their greatest racing moments, to even favorite recovery products. Listen in and get inspired to take on your next big challenge!

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 Season 2, Ep. 11: Self Care & Purposeful Racing with Ayesha McGowan and Jim Lehman | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 2780

It goes without saying that 2020 has been rough on everyone, not excluding Pro Cyclist Ayesha McGowan. Her career was gaining serious momentum after years of hard work and diligent training with her coach Jim Lehman, then, all of that went out the...

 Season 2, Ep. 10: Building An Inspirational Triathlon Community with Joy Miles | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 1891

If you want to feel inspired, look no further than Coach Joy Miles. She is a fitness instructor and triathlon coach based in Chicago and has a palpable passion for helping members of her community be the very best version of themselves. She guides...

 Season 2, Ep. 9: The Future of Racing with Gabriela Gallegos | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 1992

Race Director Gabriela Gallegos gets, stuff, done! She puts on a multitude of races in Texas as well as Arizona and is on the Board of Directors for USAT. She trained for her first triathlon as an adult and found the finish line experience totally...

 Season 2, Ep. 8: Training Intelligently in the Time of COVID-19 with Dr. Jeff Sankoff | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 2712

If there ever was someone with true expertise in endurance training through a pandemic, it would be Jeff Sankoff. As a doctor of 21 years, with a specialty in critical care, he has deep insight into the physiology behind triathlon training and racing,...

 Season 2, Ep. 7: Behind the Wheel with Tony Kanaan | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 2243

Tony Kanaan is a force to be reckoned with. Not only has he dedicated his life to Indycar racing for the past 23 years, but he is also a triathlete with an insatiable dedication to his training. From pulling massive TSS weeks to carving out triathlon...

 Season 2, Ep. 6: Exploring the Coach-Athlete Relationship with Adam Pulford and Alison Tetrick | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 2616

An athlete like Alison Tetrick brings a lot to the table. Not only does she have a long history of athletic ambition (playing NCAA tennis and dabbling in triathlon), but she is also an absolute beast on gravel. Her coach Adam Pulford matches her...

 Season 2, Ep. 5: Cultivating Champions with Jim Miller | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 2055

If creating a true champion requires a special cocktail of raw talent, mental toughness and dedicated mentoring, Coach Jim Miller is exactly the kind of bartender you're looking for. He comes from a long line of coaches, but never originally planned on...

 Season 2, Ep. 4: Going for Gold with Kristin Armstong | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 2480

A true legend not only in the cycling arena but in sports history as well, Kristin Armstrong has had one of the most prolific careers of all time. She began as a walk-on high school track athlete plagued by injury, transformed into a triathlete and...

 Season 2, Ep. 3: Patience & Power with Julie Dibens | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 1997

In the world of triathlon, Julie Dibens has pretty much done it all. From going top three in Kona, qualifying for the Olympics, winning a 70.3 and bagging many Xterra trophies, the laser-focused athlete is now a Boulder-based coach. She is dedicated to...

 Season 2, Ep. 2: Virtual IRONMAN Racing with Michael Lovato | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 2482

If you're stuck indoors with plenty of motivation and time to train, this is the episode for you! This week we interviewed the loquacious Michael Lovato, voice of IRONMAN Live and former pro triathlete. Michael discusses what it takes to be an IRONMAN...

 Introducing the TrainingPeaks CoachCast | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 94

Listen in on conversations with expert coaches, athletes and thought leadersin the endurance industry.

 Season 2, Ep. 1: The New Alpinism with Scott Johnston | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 2292

What do racing an IRONMAN and climbing the Rupal Face of Nanga Parbat have in common? Perhaps more than we originally thought. This week, co-author of Training for the New Alpinism and Training for the Uphill Athlete, Scott Johnston sat down with us to...

 Ep. 22: Optimizing Physiology with Stacy Sims | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 2695

Dave sat down with Dr. Stacy Sims to discuss bad and outdated science that has led to one-size-fits-all training, how hormones affect training in performance in both men and women, and about resources that can help coaches and athletes get to the bottom of claims from supplements and nutrition claims.

 Ep. 21: Building Confidence with Nicole Adams | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 1982

Dave sat down with Dr. Nicole Adams to discuss what coaches can do to build healthy confidence in athletes.

 Ep. 20: Endurance Elasticity with Alex Hutchinson | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 2304

Dave sat down with Alex Hutchinson, New York Times best-selling author of Endure: Mind, Body, and the Curiously Elastic Limits of Human Performance, to discuss his career and the findings in his new book.


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