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VDOT Coach Spotlight

By | July 26th, 2018|Coach Profiles, VDOT Marketplace|

Today, all coach subscribers on VDOT O2 have the option to create a VDOT Marketplace profile to market their expertise and training products. Because VDOT is a trusted coaching brand worldwide we're starting to see more and more transactions every week.  Our goal with the marketplace is to enable coaches to scale their coaching business and to provide athletes everywhere [...]

An Interview With VDOT Coach Stephen Scullion

By | May 25th, 2018|Coach Profiles|

Steady Progress We caught up with Stephen Scullion fresh off his PB at the London Marathon. Stephen finished 12th overall in 2:15:55 (74.4 VDOT) under challenging conditions [Full Results]. In fact, to show you what a huge effort it was we did a temp adjustment (72 degrees) on the VDOT Calculator and it converts to [...]

Jake Hurysz Launches Online Coaching Service

By | April 24th, 2018|Coach Profiles, VDOT Marketplace|

We're excited to have Coach Jake Hurysz join the VDOT Marketplace. Jake is currently a volunteer assistant at the University of Mississippi. He still holds the school record in the mile (3:58) at the University of Colorado where he was a multi-time All American in XC and Track. Because of his athletic talents Jake was [...]

VDOT Coach Spotlight: Matt DeBole

By | February 20th, 2018|Coach Profiles, VDOT Marketplace|

Matt DeBole is currently a featured running coach on the VDOT O2 Marketplace. Matt's coaching bio is unique when you think about his experience as an athlete, coach, and physical therapist. This combination is hard to come by when searching for a running coach. He received his Doctor of Physical Therapy at the University of [...]

An Interview With VDOT Coach Nick Hilton

By | January 23rd, 2018|Coach Profiles, Training Talk|

We caught up with VDOT Coach Nick Hilton fresh off his victory at the Disney Marathon. Nick was the first American to win there since 2004. We're especially excited because he's actually the second coach on the app to win a large marathon in the past two months (see Tim Ritchie's interview here). Not only [...]

VDOT Coach Spotlight: Malindi Elmore

By | January 22nd, 2018|Coach Profiles, VDOT Marketplace|

Malindi Elmore is currently a featured running coach on the VDOT O2 Coach Marketplace. According to her, she has been a competitive athlete ever since she started racing her sister to bed. Her first coaching job was back in 1998 as a Stanford Cross Country Camp counselor. She went on to set school records at Stanford, win [...]

An Interview With U.S. Marathon Champ Tim Ritchie

By | January 15th, 2018|Coach Profiles|

We caught up with Tim Ritchie fresh off his impressive victory at the U.S. Marathon Championships in Sacramento. While pursuing his athletic goals Tim is coaching athletes on VDOT O2 through the fast growing McKirdy Trained private coaching group. We were excited to learn more about his perspective on life as a pro athlete, his [...]

“All Runners Were New To VDOT, All Are Now Converts”

By | December 20th, 2017|Coach Profiles|

Featured Coach - Ian Loughead Head coach of the BLT Runners, based out of Nova Scotia, Canada Runner for 8 years First official year coaching runners VDOT Certified Coaches 10 athletes on the app Why Ian Loves VDOT Coach I have been training using VDOT principles for a while now (from Daniels' Running Formula) with good [...]

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