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CYCLING PERFORMANCE TIPS

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

- CPT mission statement -

Personal Trainers Kahului HI

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

24 Hour Fitness Maui Active Gym
150 Hana Highway
Kahului, 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

Data Provided By:
Gold's Gym
(808) 242-5773
871 Kolu St # 103
Wailuku, HI
 
Reps-training Center
(808) 875-1066
Po Box 1813
Kihei, HI
 
Golds Gym
(808) 667-7474
2580 Kekaa Dr
Lahaina, HI
 
Island Spirit Yoga Llp
(808) 667-2111
840 Wainee St. Unit K
Lahaina, HI
 
24 Hour Fitness
(808) 877-7474
150 Hana Hwy # 108
Kahului, HI
 
Golds Gym
(808) 874-2844
41 E Lipoa St # 11
Kihei, HI
 
Reps-Training Ctr
(808) 875-1066
555 Kaukahi St
Kihei, HI
Industry
Personal Trainer, Yoga Instructor

Data Provided By:
Sports Club Kahana
(808) 669-3539
4327 Lower Honoapiilani Rd None
Lahaina, HI
 
Enderbodies Cellulite Center of Maui
(808) 877-7525
33 Lono Ave Ste 380
Kahului, 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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