Team MPI Coaches Retreat / Seminar - Houston TX

Saturday, January 20th, 2018

Come join Team MPI on our annual Coaches Retreat for a full day of instruction that will enhance your knowledge, introduce you to some of the best coaches in the country and earn you USAT CEU's!


Team MPI is a group of Endurance Coaches located all across the United States that coach every type of athlete in all types of endurance sports. Our Mission Statement for athletes:


"To foster the inclusion of sport in daily life in a balanced and enriching way that provides a sense of purpose, accomplishment and joy."


Additionally, our group of Coaches believe in collaboration and growth. Each Coach at Team MPI has a Coach Mentor, and every month a Professional Advancement of Coaching Education (PACE) video presentation is conducted by a different Team MPI Coach that brings the team together to learn and grow. Our Mission Statement for Coaches:


"To build a community of coaches working in a collaborative and supportive environment to learn, teach and share knowledge in the rewarding profession of multisport coaching."


As part of our Coach education and growth, Team MPI hold an annual retreat every winter that consists of presentations, demonstrations and practical applications of timely subjects within the world of coaching and endurance sports. This year we're excited to open up one day to outside Coaches and Athletes!


Here's what you get:

  • Over 8 hours of amazing presentations by some of the best Coaches in the U.S.

  • Opportunity to collaborate with different types of endurance Coaches from all over the country

  • An opportunity to gain a Mentor

  • 6 CEU's from USAT for your recertification 

  • Lunch is included * 

  • Team MPI SWAG

* MUST register by Wednesday 17 to guarantee receiving a lunch



The Retreat will be held at the beautiful Courtyard by Marriott NASA Clear Lake, Houston TX





Schedule, Saturday, January 20th:

07:15-07:30am Check-in at conference room 
07:30  Welcome Remarks (Mark Sortino)
07:30-08:15am Coaching the Swim better than everyone else (Mark Sortino)
08:30-09:15am VSF Bike Fit: Principles that you can use (Adam Sczech)
09:30-10:00am Group Discussion Block
10:00-10:45am Metabolic Testing: the "how" & "why" with demo (Dr. Manuel Delgado Gaona)
11:00-11:45am Run Training Devices: GCT, Pwr, etc.(Mark Turner, Allen Stanfield)
12:00-12:45pm (Working Lunch) Ethics in Coaching: Doing the Right Thing (Mark Sortino)
1:00-1:45pm Build Bike Strength Power Sessions (Chris Palmquist, Adam Sczech)
1:45-2:15pm Group Discussion Block
2:15-3:00pm Strength & Conditioning for the Endurance Athlete (Laura Henry)
3:00-3:45pm Sports Psych: Coach vs Friend (Amanda Leibovitz)
3:45-4:00pm Wrap up for the day
4:30-5:30pm  Fun Run


Team MPI Coach Presenters:



Boise ID   


Geneva IL  


Lewisville TX   


Ocean Springs MS  


Seabrook TX   


Del Rio TX   


Baldwinsville NY   


Fruita CO   



Registration is $199, click on link below:



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