Triathlon training and racing are growing fast. Coaches are needed to ensure safety and success of the athletes.
Rancho Santa Margarita, CA (PRWEB) March 31, 2012
The three disciplines of a triathlon are swimming, biking and running. The three aspects to being a great triathlon coach, then, are education, certification and business training, all offered through a new website at http://www.triathloncoachingprogram.com/. The triathlon coaching site is provided by the International Triathlon Coaching Association (ITCA), which helps triathletes, coaches and fitness pros become a certified triathlon coach online.
The ITCA triathlon coach training program is the world’s most comprehensive triathlon coaching course, incorporating science, application and proven business models for succeeding as a triathlon coach. ITCA partnered with Polar, the leader in heart rate monitoring and fitness assessment technology, to develop this advanced triathlon coach training program.
“As a certified triathlon coach, you can offer one-one-one coaching, group coaching, online coaching as well as triathlon camps and clinics. You can even create training videos or write a triathlon coaching book as part of a successful career in this skyrocketing business,” said John Spencer Ellis, founder of the International Triathlon Coaching Association and its certification program. “This site is designed to make the transition to triathlon coach easier – and more effective – than ever.”
The ITCA Program, approved for continuing education by USA Triathlon (USAT), is a 100 percent online, self-paced certification that provides a turnkey, blueprint for triathlon coaching success.
“Together with Polar, we have created the most advanced triathlon coaching program out there, so that you can help clients truly excel in training and on race day. We take a lot of pride in offering the best in triathlon training,” Ellis added.
The new site also offers details on social and mobile media outreach for triathlon coaches, personal trainers and another fitness pros as well as a fitness coupon club special offer.
About the International Triathlon Coaching Association (ITCA)
The International Triathlon Coaching Association (ITCA) is the triathlon certification division of the National Exercise & Sports Trainers Association or NESTA, which was formed in 2008 to be the leading source of triathlon coaching certification and business development for new and advancing triathlon coaches. Since 1992, NESTA has been a leader in innovative solutions for sports and fitness professionals. Now with more than 55,000 members in 55 countries, it is one of the largest fitness associations in the world, and the fastest growing association of its kind in the United States. For more information on triathlon coaching programs and certification, please visit http://www.triathloncoachingprogram.com/