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CYCLING PERFORMANCE TIPS

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

- CPT mission statement -

Personal Trainers Honolulu HI

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

Gold's Gym
(808) 521-4653
768 South St
Honolulu, HI
 
24 Hour Fitness
(808) 545-5510
1000 Bishop St # 101
Honolulu, HI
 
Tactical Strength & Conditioning
(808) 589-2115
770 Kapiolani Blvd
Honolulu, HI
Industry
Personal Trainer

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24 Hour Fitness Honolulu Sport Gym
1680 Kapiolani Blvd.
Honolulu, HI
Programs & Services
24-hr Operations, Circuit Training, Elliptical Trainers, Family Gym, Free Weights, Group Exercise Studio, Gym Classes, Gym Equipment, Personal Training, Special Services, Stair Climber, Stationary Bikes, Treadmill, Weight Machines

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Kaizen Personal Trainer Inc
(808) 529-8848
432 Keawe St
Honolulu, HI
 
Yong Tess Fitness Trainer
(808) 531-3313
432 Keawe St
Honolulu, HI
 
Ymca
(808) 531-3558
1441 Pali Hwy
Honolulu, HI
 
Quality Health & Fitness
(808) 392-4816
715 S King St Suite 504
Honolulu, HI
Industry
Personal Trainer

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24 Hour Fitness
(808) 951-7677
1680 Kapiolani Blvd
Honolulu, HI
 
Hawaii State Ballet
(808) 947-2755
1418 Kapiolani Blvd # 2
Honolulu, HI
 
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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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