Webinar: Leadership Series: The Time Crunched Triathlete
Topic: Leadership Series: The Time Crunched Triathlete
This is a must-attend webinar for coaches whose athletes are career professionals and working parents! Join Chris Carmichael, Founder and Head Coach of Carmichael Training Systems and author of “The Time-Crunched Triathlete” and “The Time-Crunched Cyclist”, to learn the keys to optimizing performance despite limited training time. Chris Carmichael developed the concepts and training programs in The Time-Crunched Athlete Series of books to specifically address the challenges – and leverage the opportunities – presented by today’s busy lifestyles. These innovative training ideas have enabled thousands of athletes to achieve goals they thought were beyond their reach, and they can help you lead your athletes back to their rightful position at the front of the pack.
During this webinar you’ll learn:
•the pros and cons of low-volume, high-intensity training for endurance athletes
•the rationale for leveraging high-intensity workouts with time-crunched athletes
•The scientific foundation for low-volume, high-intensity training plans
•why time-crunched athletes need to follow a time-crunched periodization plan
•competition techniques and strategies that enable time-crunched athletes to best utilize this unique type of fitness
•nutrition considerations for fueling time-crunched athletes and helping them stay lean
Chris CarmichaelChris Carmichael is the founder and CEO of Carmichael Training Systems, a pioneering company in the endurance coaching industry. Through the past 13 years, CTS has worked with more than 10,000 amateur and professional athletes and grown to employ nearly 50 full-time coaches in four locations nationwide. Chris was a member of the 1984 Olympic Team and the iconic 7-Eleven Pro Cycling Team, and is a bestselling author of more than 10 books on training and nutrition, including “The Time-Crunched Triathlete” and “The Time-Crunched Cyclist”. Coach to the US Olympic Cycling Team in 1992 and 1996, he was named the US Olympic Committee Coach of the Year in 1999, inducted into the US Bicycling Hall of Fame in 2003, and was given a Lifetime Achievement Award from USA Cycling in 2004. Chris was a longtime columnist for Bicycling Magazine, Outside Magazine, Velonews, and Triathlete Magazines; and he is currently writing a training column for Road Bike Action Magazine. Chris and CTS have been the trusted coaching resource for thousands of amateur athletes and some of the world’s greatest champions. For information on CTS Coaching Packages and Training Camps, visit www.trainright.com or call 719-635-0645.
Event Type: National
Entry Fee: $24.99 for USAT Members and Race Directors; $39.99 for Non-Members
Event Date: Sep. 26, 2013
Start Time: 3:00 PM MST
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