Denver, CO


Meet Coach Liesl (video)

Monthly Fee: $200
Athlete Questionnaire

Coach Liesl Begnaud is a USA Triathlon Level 1 Coach, USAT Paratriathlon Certified Coach, and USMS Level 1 & 2 Coach based in Denver, CO. Liesl has been racing endurance sports for over 13 years which includes two Ironman finishes, numerous marathons, cycling events and multiple triathlon age group podium finishes. She has assisted with Team MPI Paratriathlon Camps, coached cycling for Special Olympics, and has been active with multiple triathlon clubs and teams. Her coaching philosophy is based on creating a caring partnership while working together to meet the athlete's goals. She helps her athletes to develop skills and confidence by encouraging them to train hard, play hard, have fun, and stay healthy while enjoying a balanced life. Prior to joining the Team MPI coaching staff, Liesl worked as a social worker with persons with disabilities and special needs. Contact Coach Liesl at  

Additional Coaching:

  • Assistant Coach, Rocky Mountain Tri Club
  • Head Coach, Team In Training Triathlon, Team Rocky Mountain Chapter
  • Team MPI Paratriathlon Camp Coach
  • USAT Paratriathlon Florida Region
  • Coach for Florida Special Olympics Cycling




Personal Athletic Highlights:

  • 2-time IRONMAN finisher
  • Multiple Marathon Finisher


Favorite Quote:

"What lies behind you and what lies in front of you, pales in comparison to what lies inside of you."
~ Ralph Waldo Emerson