Coaching the CoachesBecome a world class coach with the Trisutto.com Coaching Certification
Learn the Coaching Methodology that has produced Ironman, World and Olympic Champions.
Gain the skills, knowledge and expertise to coach triathletes to their highest ability. Learn about the ‘art of coaching’ and how to maximise your athletes’ potential with insight into the planning, programming, nutrition, and sports psychology from triathlon’s greatest coaching team.
Study our 3 month online syllabus while supported with mentoring from a Senior Trisutto coach. Includes the practical and theoretical application behind Total Body Force coaching methodology.
Gain practical experience at two compulsory weeks of actual on deck coaching – attending all workouts, detailed explanation and discussions of training. This includes the background behind the sessions, and analysis of swim, bike and run techniques.
Professional Coaching Experience
While studying the three month syllabus, complete written assignments and athlete planning exercises with advise from our Coaching Mentors.
Attend 2 x 6 day camps, to hone your skills, and put into practise our TBF Coaching methods.
Observation – understanding the individual athlete and their physical, mental and cultural make up.
Training psychology – the athlete personality, why winning is not normal and how we overcome this.
Training physiology – the male and female athlete, physical and mental characteristics determining the training program, intensities and volumes.
Training philosophy – periodisation, the training mix, psychology + physiology, athlete development and the use of races within these considerations.
Swim training – techniques for the individual athlete, use of swim tools, stroke correction.
Bike training – positioning, technique for the individual athlete, bicycle and component selection, skills, tools.
Run training – technique for the individual athlete, shoe choice, use of run tools (hills, track, treadmill, road).
Triathlon – integration of swim, bike and run into the one training approach.
Stretching – massage, warm up and warm downs.
Injuries – prevention, treatment, athlete mentality and training around or through them.
Tapering and race preparation – season and yearly planning, race week, race nutrition, post race recovery, training races.
Race execution – strategy for the individual athlete and season goals.
Learn From The Best
Rob Pickard oversaw the most successful period of Australia’s triathlon dominance in the late 90s. He served as the first National Coaching Director of Triathlon Australia, then later as the High Performance Manager. Rob has since worked as the National Coach to the Indian, Thailand and Philippine triathlon teams while helping to set up the coaching accreditation programs in each of those countries.
While working for Triathlon Australia, Rob designed and conducted the first and subsequent Level Two Triathlon coaching courses; revised the Level One manual; designed and developed the Level 3 Coaching Curriculum. These manuals are now used by the International Triathlon Union. Rob holds a Masters Degree in Exercise Physiology and is a former Age Group World Champion himself.
High Performance Review
Trisutto.com has the coaching resources to review and improve your triathlon training programs at the international, national and local club level.
Joining Trisutto.com ensures your athletes receive the coaching plans, training methods, and support services used by the very best in the sport. Trisutto.com can also facilitate talent identification – recognising which athletes are capable of progressing to the highest representative levels of triathlon.
Trisutto.com can analyse your program and provide detailed feedback based on video analysis, technique analysis, and give advice on optimum tapering and race preparation strategies.
Trisutto.com senior coaches are available for public speaking, evening or weekend seminars, or camps. Please use the contact form if you would like more information.
Graduates of Trisutto Coaching Certification
Coaches Who Have Attended Our Triathlon Camps