World’s leading coaching organisation expands its coaching team

January 24th, 2017

World’s leading coaching organisation expands its coaching team welcomes three new coaches to it's World Class coaching team in January, 2017. is pleased to announce the addition of three dedicated career coaches to its growing Coaching Team. The new coaches bring a variety of real world experience, while being skilled in training methodology.

Vassilis Krommidas

Vassilis Krommidas is a two-time Olympic athlete, Olympic coach and the former Head National Coach of Greek and Cyprus Triathlon Federations. He is also a former Hawaii Age Group World Champion, holding the Kona M18-24 course record for 21 years. Since retiring as an athlete, Vassilis has dedicated himself to coaching athletes of all levels – from Olympians to beginners and with his extensive coaching résumé and experience (including 70 National Titles) are delighted to welcome a coach of Vassilis calibre to the team. Vassilis’ home base is in Athens, Greece, where he will be running coaching squads and camps.

“It has been a privilege to become part of the triathlon’s leading coaching team. Learning the training principles and from standing on deck it is obvious that such knowledge targeted with an individual approach for each athlete, why Trisutto is the most successful team with the best training system! – Vassilis Krommidas”

Melanie Mitchell

A former Trisutto Champion Professional athlete for over 10 years, Mel has spent the last seven years in the fitness industry as a personal trainer. Returning to Triathlon, Mel specialises in coaching female athletes as well as athletes new to the sport of Triathlon.

Widely regarded during her career as one of the strongest swimmers in the sport, Mel also works with athletes focusing on their swim discipline. She lives in Brisbane, Australia, where she will base much of her coaching, in addition to providing online programs.

Carson Christen

Carson holds a Masters degree in Sports Physiology and brings five years of Professional Coaching experience with both triathletes and cyclists. He has worked extensively with Trisutto Head European Coach, Jo Spindler over the past few years and is an exciting addition to the Trisutto coaching team.

Carson incorporates a sports science approach to his coaching integrating with the Trisutto philosophies. He has recently relocated from Boulder, Colorado to Germany and looks forward to working with athletes from all nationalities.

About is the world’s leading professional and age group triathlon coaching team. In 2016 professional athletes had 42 wins and 76 podiums highlighted with a fantastic Olympic Silver Medal for Nicola Spirig in Rio, and a dominating Ironman World Championships Title defence (and course record) by Daniela Ryf in Kona, Hawaii. were represented by 25 athletes at the Ironman World Championships in Kona with over 50 World Championship qualifiers for the year.

Coaching staff is now 30 strong, with 250 athletes, from 36 nations around the world. 300 athletes attended camps in 2016 in locations that included Asia, Oceania, North America, Europe, and the Middle East. delivers online coaching, camps and training plans to all levels of athlete. They provide amateur athletes an opportunity to train using the same systems that have produced Olympic, World and Ironman Champions while improving fitness, health and overall well-being.

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World’s leading coaching organisation expands its coaching team

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