USA Triathlon Pacific Northwest Winter Seminar

Friday 8th December 2017

Hyatt Place Boise/Downtown: 1024 West Bannock, Boise, United States



  • USAT Member - USAT Member
  • USAT Non Member - USAT Non Member
  • USAT Coach - USAT Coach


The Pacific Northwest Region of USA Triathlon will be hosting the 2017 Winter Seminar in Boise, Idaho on December 8-9.  The Friday night session is a swim clinic with triathlon Coach Matt Dixon of Purple Patch Fitness.  Matt will also start the Saturday session as the keynote speaker.  The seminar is open to athletes, coaches, race directors, and anybody wanting to learn more about triathlon.  Coaches can obtain 7 USAT CEU's.  Race Director CEU's are pending.  The seminar is presented by TriTown Boise and the Pacific Northwest Region of USA Triathlon.

Event details and schedule

FRIDAY  December 8

4:00pm-5:30pm    Registration

6:00pm-8:00pm    Swim Clinic with Matt Dixon – YMCA (1050 W State St, 1.5 blocks from Hyatt)

 SATURDAY  December 9

 7:00-8:30 Gallery Kitchen Breakfast at Hyatt

8:45-9:00 Welcome and Introduction to PNW Council

 9:00-9:50  “Training for the Time Constrained Athlete” Matt Dixon: Elite swimmer and former professional triathlete, founder and head Coach of PurplePatch Fitness and author of “FastTrack Triathlete”

 10:00-10:50 “Running Drills To Combat A Seated Work Life"  Peter Lohrmann: USAT Coach, Owner of Sound Training and Racing

 11:00-11:10 Break

 11:10-12:00 “Building Youth and High School Programs” James Bauman: Team Strive, Portland Youth Triathlon

 12:10-1:00 Lunch (provided by Hyatt)

 1:00- 1:50 “Building Your Coaching Brand & Business”  Mark Sortino: CEO and Owner of Team MPI, USA Triathlon Coach, USA Paralympic Coach

 2:00-2:50  “Nutrition for the Endurance Athlete” Erin Green: Registered Dietitian, Professional Triathlete, owner of Green Racing and Nutrition

 3:00-3:10 Break

 3:10-4:00 “Blending Coaching Business with Retail and How to Cultivate Relationships with Retail Stores” Antonio Gonzalez: owner of TriTown Bicycles, USA Triathlon Coach 

 4:10-5:00 “Injuries to the Triathlete: Prevention, Care and Rehabilitation”  Dr Dani Moffit, PhD; ATC:

 5:10-5:25  Wrap Up/Evaluations




Organised by

USA Triathlon Pacific Northwest Region

5825 Delmonico Dr. #200, Colorado Springs

Phone: 406-459-4772

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