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CYCLING PERFORMANCE TIPS

"Knowledge is the key to improving your cycling performance."

- CPT mission statement -

Personal Trainers Eastpointe MI

Personal trainers provide clients with fitness assessments, physical fitness improvement, nutritional guidelines and more. See below to find local personal trainers in Eastpointe 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.

Ladies Workout Express
(586) 773-4402
22451 Gratiot Ave
Eastpointe, MI
 
Fitness Usa Supercenters
(313) 882-5111
19191 Vernier Rd
Detroit, MI
 
Rose Shores Athletic Club
(586) 296-2200
31950 Little Mack Ave
Roseville, MI
 
Shores Personal Training
(586) 777-2143
23707 Jefferson AveSaint Clair Shores
, MI
 
Players Athletic Club
(586) 774-6900
13750 11 Mile
Warren, MI
 
Eastside Gym Fitness
(586) 777-0198
15000 E 9 Mile Rd
Eastpointe, MI
 
St. Clair Shores Bally Total Fitness
20701 E 8 Mile Rd
Saint Clair Shores, MI
Programs & Services
Cardio Equipment, Child Center, Group Exercise Studio, Indoor Track, Parking, Personal Training, Pilates, Pool, Sauna, Steam Room, Whirl Pool

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Mary Ellen Studio of Dance
(586) 774-6480
23216 Greater Mack Ave
Saint Clair Shores, MI
 
Shores Personal Training
(586) 777-2143
23707 Jefferson Ave
Saint Clair Shores, MI
 
Sidekicks Martial Arts Studio
(586) 779-5425
21617 Harper
Saint Clair Shores, MI
 
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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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