Webinar: Motivating the Focus of a Young Triathlete
Topic: Motivating the Focus of a Young Triathlete
The youth segment of triathlon is exploding with more and more kids getting into the sport. How do we motivate the young triathlete in such a way that they have fun and stay motivated for a lifetime? In this presentation, USAT Level 2 Coach and 2012 Youth Coach of the Year Michael Harlow will answer this question with an in-depth discussion and practical tips on motivating kids to get fit, stay fit, and reach success in the sport. In doing so, Coach Harlow will provide an outline for a youth development pathway while providing tips to navigate this challenge successfully both mentally and physically.
Michael Harlow is the Founder and Director of Endorphin Fitness. As a USA Triathlon Level II Certified Coach and USA Triathlon Youth & Junior Certified Coach, Michael is regarded as one of the premier triathlon coaches in the country. Michael was awarded the 2012 Youth Developmental Coach of the Year from USA Triathlon. He is the head coach of the Endorphin Fitness Junior Elite High Performance Team which consistently ranks in the top 5 nationally and is the director of the Endorphin Fitness Youth Tri Development Team. Michael has coached hundreds of athletes from age 5-75 across all levels. He has taken athletes from beginner to top honors at National & World Championships. Michael’s success lies in his ability to communicate knowledge effectively across all levels. Harlow got into triathlon himself at age 10 and has enjoyed it successfully for the past 22 years.
Event Type: National
Entry Fee: $24.99 for USAT Members, Coaches and Race Directors; $39.99 for Non-Members
Event Date: Sep. 17, 2014
Start Time: 3:00 PM MST
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