Webinar: The Business of Coaching Part II: Challenges Facing Your Coaching Business
Topic: The Business of Coaching Part II: Challenges Facing Your Coaching Business
In Part II of this 2-part coaching business webinar series, Dave Burgess will deepen the discussion of building your coaching business by exploring particular challenges coaches face and best practices to navigate these hurdles. In addition to discussing how to differentiate your business from other coaches, topics on how to best work with athletes will be covered.
This webinar’s topics include:
- Moving from part-time to full time
- Service offerings
- Best practices for working with athletes of all levels.
- Working with Youth and Junior athletes and navigating potential challenges
- Liability issues and concerns
- Work/life balance
Dave Burgess is a USAT level 1 certified coach. He has been involved in the triathlon and endurance sports community since 2000 after beginning his triathlon-coaching career in 2009, also became certified as a USA Swimming, ASCA level 2 coach, and USA Cycling level 2 coach, Dave recently rounded out his coaching education by becoming a certified specialist in sports and performance nutrition.
As the founder and head coach of Podium Training Systems, Dave works with first-time competitors and elite-level athletes training for distances ranging from sprint to full Ironman. Dave recently formed the Podium Swim Club, focused on technique, mechanics, and performance-based training to ensure that swimmers and triathletes alike progress towards maximum performance.
Dave comes from a strong swimming background, competing as a youth through collegiate level competition. Originally from the Midwest, and spending time in Chicago and New York, he and his wife now reside in Colorado Springs.
Event Type: National
Entry Fee: $24.99 for USAT Members, Coaches and Race Directors; $39.99 for Non-Members
Event Date: May 7, 2014
Start Time: 3:00 PM MST
Find a Local Race
Where do you spend the winter months training?