TrainingPeaks announces keynote speakers for 2020 Endurance Coaching Summit

5 Oct, 2020

TrainingPeaks has announced keynote speakers and a growing list of presenters for the 2020 Endurance Coaching Summit (ECS), hosted virtually, for free, on November 17th-19th.

This year’s summit spotlights keynote speakers Gwen Jorgensen and Jamie Turner, Lesley Paterson and Simon Marshall, and Mike Michalowicz. These experts will ‘share their personal successes and discuss topics that highlight the science and business of endurance sports.’

“ECS is pulling together some of the best and brightest in the endurance community,” said Dirk Friel, TrainingPeaks co-founder and Chief Evangelist. “Whether you’re an experienced coach looking to advance your skills, or an athlete ready to start your own coaching business, this summit will give you the tools you need to succeed.”

Gwen Jorgensen and Coach Jamie Turner will discuss Gwen’s journey to winning gold in the triathlon at the Rio Olympics.

“I am excited to speak at this year’s ECS conference with my triathlon coach Jamie Turner,” said Gwen Jorgensen. “I’ll share my journey from being ranked 38th at the Olympics to gold medallist four years later. Jamie and I will talk about our experiences and how TrainingPeaks was vital in my transformation in becoming Olympic and World Champion.”

Lesley Patterson and husband Simon Marshall will share how to manage concern, doubt and anxiety while training and competing through COVID-19.

Mike Michalowicz will discuss how he’s cultivated multi-million dollar businesses and his simple strategy to grow a remarkable business in any field.

The current speaker list includes Olympic champions, professional athletes, sports scientists, entrepreneurs, bestselling authors and many more. A wide variety of topics will be discussed over the three-day virtual event, ‘all laser-focused on providing meaningful education to coaches.’


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