ALEXANDRIA VA
TEAM MPI Coach

PATTY COLLINS

Monthly Fee: $200
patty@teamMPI.com
Athlete Questionnaire

 
Patty Collins is a USAT Level 1 Coach, USAC Level III, and USMS Level II Coach. She is a Veteran having served 24 years in the Army with deployments to the Balkans, Iraq, and Afghanistan, retiring in 2015.  She joined Team MPI in Jan of 2017 shortly after competing in the Paralympics in RIO as a triathlete. A life long athlete, Patty began as a high school runner and switched to Triathlon in college and has dabbled in bike racing and kayaking. Patty's drawn to coaching because of its inherent reliance on developing relationships with athletes and establishing and sharing goals. She enjoys the process immensely and believes it's one of trust, confidence, life balance, goal setting, and joy along the way. Patty has one (adorable) son.   

Additional Coaching:

 

Published:

  • Predicting Post Traumatic Growth, 2013

 

Personal Athletic Highlights:

  • 2000: Shamrock Marathon, Boston Qualifier
  • 2000: Great Floridian Iron Distance Tri,  (23rd OA Woman)
  • 2010: US National Paracycling Champion Road Race and Time Trial
  • 2012: ITU World Paratriathlon World Champion, Gold
  • 2013: ITU World Paratriathlon World Championships, Silver
  • 2013: Augusta 70.3, world record, amputee woman, (23 of 186 in AG)
  • 2015: ITU Edmonton Paratriathlon, 1st place
  • 2016: US Paralympic Team, Paratriathlon
 

Favorite Quote:

If you always do, what you’ve always done, you’ll always be where you’ve always been.