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CYCLING PERFORMANCE TIPS

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

- CPT mission statement -

Personal Trainers Morristown TN

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

It Figures
(423) 587-3950
3763 W Andrew Johnson Hwy
Morristown, TN
 
Newport Dance Academy
(423) 623-4113
232 E Broadway
Newport, TN
 
Slender You of Newport Inc
(423) 625-9229
988 W Highway 25 70
Newport, TN
 
Willow Pilates Studio
(615) 297-7117
2203 Bandywood Dr
Nashville, TN
 
Anytime Fitness Hendersonville, TN
(615) 822-3487
206 North Anderson Lane, Suite 300
Hendersonville, TN
Programs & Services
24-hr Operations, Cardio Equipment, Circuit Training, Elliptical Trainers, Free Weights, Parking, Personal Training, Spinning, Stair Climber, Stationary Bikes, Treadmill, Weight Machines

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It Figures Of Dandridge
(865) 397-4249
680 E Meeting St
Dandridge, TN
 
Coach Whitehead House of Pain
(865) 475-1188
712 E Cherokee Dr
Jefferson City, TN
 
Athena Health Club & Day Spa
(615) 370-1000
620 Church St E
Brentwood, TN
 
Fitness Together Cool Springs
(615) 778-0400
103 International Drive
Franklin, TN
Programs & Services
Elliptical Trainers, Free Weights, Personal Training, Treadmill, Weight Machines

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Miller Marvin T Md
(901) 751-9794
8066 Walnut Run Rd
Cordova, TN
Industry
Osteopath (DO), Personal Trainer, Physical Therapist

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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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