Triathlon Coaching

Purple Patch triathlon coaching provides a customized training experience for all levels of athlete. We believe in creating training plans that meet the needs and lives of each individual athlete. All of our programs are designed to accommodate your lifestyle needs and focus on developing your fitness, endurance and race-day performance while having fun.

Purple Patch Coaching

Purple Patch offers two main flavors of its world-renowned coaching. Here's a rundown of what you get with each offering.

Custom Programming

$185/month
The Purple Patch methodology customized to your race schedule, athletic level by discipline, available training hours, and typical weekly schedule.

Coaching

$400/month
A one-to-one coached experience utilizing the Purple Patch methodology, including a training plan tailored to your daily schedule, and unlimited communication and feedback with your coach.
Programming
Season Roadmap

Personal annual roadmap based on race calendar, training focus and goals 

Included
Included
Reviewed weekly by athlete, coach and Matt Dixon.
Training Program

Workout schedule tailored to Race Plan, Hours Available and Typical Weekly Schedule.

Included
Delivered via Purple Patch portal and/or email.
Included
Customized by your coach, progressing to your race goals and integrated into daily life. Delivered via Training Peaks premium account.
Program Refinements

Refinements based on your race calendar, typical weekly training schedule, and hours of training available.

Included
Included
Advanced Program Refinements

Adjusted by your Purple Patch coach for factors such as fatigue, travel, and injury (when you are not in your regular routine)  

A La Carte*
Included
Daily and weekly schedule is a living roadmap based on your training progression and feedback.
Functional Strength

Fully Integrated Purple Patch progressive strength program into each week of your training plan.

Included
Included
Advanced customization by your coach as needed.
Coaching
Designated Coach

A designated coach who has been hand-selected and trained by Matt Dixon, and matched to your athletic needs and personality. 

A La Carte*
Included
Feedback and Individual Guidance

Unlimited feedback and review with your designated Purple Patch coach.

A La Carte*
Included
Regular Check-Ins

Weekly check-in with your coach to review roadmap, workouts and make adjustments as needed.

A La Carte*
Included
Custom Race Day Planning

Creation of personalized race plan including zones, fueling, and pacing.

A La Carte*
Course overview and general recommendations available on portal and in pre-race briefings.
Included
Weekly Self-Assessment

Weekly written feedback from a Purple Patch coach on athlete questions, training progress and challenges.

Included
Included
Resources
Education

Delivered via the comprehensive Purple Patch education program.

Included
Included
Additional tailored education delivered via your coach.
Community

Access to the private Purple Patch Facebook page, online portal community pages, race meetups and free San Francisco group training options.

Included
Included
Nutrition

Via Purple Patch education program and options for a la carte consulting with Purple Patch dietician.

Included
Included
Tailored via your coach.
Bike Fitting and Posture

Our resident Purple Patch cycling expert is now available for a complete range of services for all triathletes and cyclists.

A La Carte*
A La Carte*
Training Camps

Access to some of the best coaches and experts in performance, and offer a healthy blend of education, skills and technique, training, and fun. Check out the Camps page for more info.

A La Carte*
A La Carte*
*

A La Carte Coaching Consultations and Advanced Program Refinement offerings available in 30 minute blocks: $50 per block.

Individual Coaching

Matt Dixon Customized Planning

$800/month
If you would like to work directly with Matt Dixon. this program is a great option. A completely custom training plan built from scratch,...

Matt Dixon Individual Coaching

$1,500/month
An exclusive program for the very serious and passionate amateur, or those with challenging work and life schedules. This is your...

Race Ready Plans

Education Membership

Education

$25/month

Coaching

  • On-Line Support

    Opportunity to ask questions about your training and performance. Response time below 24 hours.

Resources

  • Weekly Purple Patch Coaches Bulletin

    Educational bulletin relevant to the week, written by Matt Dixon

  • Ongoing Education Stream
  • Nutrition

    Via Purple Patch education program and options for a la carte consulting with Purple Patch dietician.

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