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CYCLING PERFORMANCE TIPS

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Personal Trainers Bryan TX

Personal trainers provide clients with fitness assessments, physical fitness improvement, nutritional guidelines and more. See below to find local personal trainers in Bryan that give access to fitness plans that involve aerobic exercise, flexibility training, and resistance exercise, as well as advice and content on strength training and marathon preparation.

Golds Gym
(979) 822-8000
3125 S Texas Ave # 1000
Bryan, TX
 
Aerofit Health Fitness Centers
(979) 846-8724
4455 Carter Creek Pkwy
Bryan, TX
 
Curves
(979) 693-9535
2151 Harvey Mitchell Pkwy S
College Station, TX
 
Academy of Modern Martial Arts
(979) 695-7150
2501 Texas Ave S
College Station, TX
Industry
Personal Trainer

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Curves for Women
(979) 846-4153
3811 E 29th St
Bryan, TX
 
Bryan Snap Fitness
(979) 776-7627
4282 Boonville Rd, Suite 130
Bryan, TX
Programs & Services
Circuit Training, Elliptical Trainers, Free Weights, Personal Training, Pilates, Stair Climber, Stationary Bikes, Towel Service, Treadmill, Weight Machines

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Aerofit Health Fitness Centers
(979) 823-0971
1900 W Villa Maria Rd
Bryan, TX
 
Fitness Together
(979) 695-6400
913 Harvey Rd
College Station, TX
Industry
Personal Trainer

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Golds Gym
(979) 764-8000
200 Brentwood Dr E
College Station, TX
 
Academy of Modern Martial Arts
(979) 695-7150
2501 Texas Ave S
College Station, TX
 
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Finding a Coach

 



Good coaching combines an understanding of the science of exercise physiology with the art of getting the most out of the athlete. A great coach will:

1) Understand basic human physiology and the scientific methods used to confirm or discard hypotheses to how the human body responds to the challenges of training and competing.

2) Understand the mind-body connection including the psychology of the maximizing athletic performance, how the "placebo" effect can be used to maximum advantage, visualization techniques, and believing in ones own best abilities.

3) Understand the athlete he/she is working with and methodically applying the an individualized program which combines the right balance of #1 and #2.

We, as individuals, can study and understand exercise physiology as well as the aspects of sports psychology that play a role in all athletic pursuits. We can even apply a methodical training program based on programs we've heard or read about. BUT we cannot easily identify our own weaknesses and put our personal physical and psychological needs in perspective - we need an independent opinion that is objectively (and sometimes brutally) honest as to those aspects of our performance that are lacking.

A recreational athlete can use the information on this web site to improve their performance and enjoy the benefits of cycling. However, to reach our maximum potential in competitive events, we will need an objective and honest coach, whether it is a riding compatriot or a paid professional.

Understanding the above requirements to be a great coach will help you to ask the right questions in your search. This means checking on their credentials in understanding exercise physiology (you want a coach that bases his or her program on objective information, not just the fad of the day), understanding their approach to the problems of the athlete's psyche, and asking for references from past pupils as to the coach's ability to understand individ...

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