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TrainingPeaks Subscription

A simplified overview of the coaching process is:
  • Setup
    • Coach and Athlete discuss and agree goals
    • If required baseline testing is conducted
    • Coach creates a periodised training plan
    • Coach and Athlete agree a weekly training structure
  • Ongoing
    • Coach writes specific workouts for each training block (each block is either 3 or 4 weeks)
    • Athlete completes the training
    • Athlete uploads data and provides comments for each workout
    • Coach analyses workouts using data and comments and provides feedback where necessary
    • Coach writes next block of training based on goals, phase of annual training plan and progress of training to date
  • Race Plan
    • In preparation for the Athlete's A-race the Coach will assist the Athlete in writing their race plan

TrainingPeaks

TrainingPeaks is the platform which enables the interaction between Coach and Athlete.

For more information on TrainingPeaks:

The athlete is required to have a Training Peaks Premium account - the Basic (free) account does not have sufficient functionality.

Note: If you let your Premium subscription lapse then your account will revert to a Basic account. You will still be able to use TrainingPeaks and have access to all your historic data but you will not have access to the Premium features:

TrainingPeaks Premium subscription

The subscription can be purchased for different periods - information can be found here:

TrainingPeaks Premium subscription discounts

If you area member of Triathlon England or British Cycling as part of your membership benefits you are provided with a discount to TrainingPeaks

Linking to Coach Account

There are several ways to link your athlete account to my coaching account.
  1. If I set up the free basic account for you this will automatically be linked to my Coach account, I will provide the login credentials and you can choose your upgrade path to Premium.
  2. If you subscribe to TrainingPeaks Premium directly you can either: