USA Triathlon Partners With Vitruvian as Official Strength Training Partner
October 17, 2022
As a part of the partnership, Vitruvian will offer four specially curated training programs written by a USA Triathlon Certified Coach.
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — USA Triathlon today announced it has partnered with Vitruvian, an in-home strength and personal training platform, as the organization’s Official Strength Training Partner.
The Australian-based company produces an innovative smart strength training machine that brings the gym weight room to people’s homes in a slim, carbon fiber platform. Vitruvian’s technology includes the Vitruvian app which gives users access to 200-plus exercises, classes curated by elite fitness coaches, data tracking and performance insights.
As a part of the partnership, Vitruvian will offer four specially curated training programs written by USA Triathlon Level III Certified Coach Kris Swarthout. These training programs include four-week bike, swim and running programs, along with an eight-week off-season triathlon program.
“USA Triathlon is proud to partner with Vitruvian to promote strength and mobility training for all athletes, regardless of competitive level,” said Victoria Brumfield, USA Triathlon Interim CEO. “We aim to build partnerships with organizations that share our values, especially our belief in embracing new ideas and technologies that have a positive impact on people’s lives. With Vitruvian’s innovative and adaptive technology platform, multisport athletes can enjoy convenient, at-home access to strength training.”
“We are ecstatic to announce this partnership with USA Triathlon,” said Jon Gregory, Chief Executive Officer, Vitruvian. “We are looking forward to working with USA Triathlon and for athletes to reap the many benefits of strength training with our innovative, eccentric and adaptive technology.”
Vitruvian and USA Triathlon are also collaborating to provide Vitruvian trainers to U.S. Paralympic medalist Grace Norman and U.S. elite triathletes Chase McQueen, Tamara Gorman and Gina Sereno to assist in their training.
Throughout the partnership, Vitruvian and USA Triathlon will continue to collaborate on creating triathlon-specific training programs available for multisport athletes.
Vitruvian is the smartest connected fitness product on the market, bringing the gym weight room to your home packed in a slim, carbon fiber platform that can slide under a bed or couch. Delivering up to 440 pounds of digital weight, the Vitruvian trainer utilizes artificial intelligence to adjust the weight to individual users in real time, loading and deloading the optimal resistance up to 1000 times per second. Vitruvian’s patented technology includes the Vitruvian app which gives users access to 200+ exercises, classes curated by elite fitness coaches, goal-oriented programs, data tracking and performance insights. Founded in 2020, and headquartered in Perth, Australia, Vitruvian has a number of retail showrooms in Europe, the United Kingdom, Singapore, Hong Kong and ships worldwide. For more information, visit vitruvianform.com. Join our community on Instagram and Facebook
About USA Triathlon
USA Triathlon is proud to serve as the National Governing Body for triathlon, as well as duathlon, aquathlon, aquabike, winter triathlon, off-road triathlon, paratriathlon, and indoor and virtual multisport events in the United States. Founded in 1982, USA Triathlon sanctions more than 4,000 races and connects with more than 400,000 members each year, making it the largest multisport organization in the world. In addition to its work at the grassroots level with athletes, coaches, and race directors — as well as the USA Triathlon Foundation — USA Triathlon provides leadership and support to elite athletes competing at international events, including World Triathlon Championships, Pan American Games and the Olympic and Paralympic Games. USA Triathlon is a proud member of World Triathlon and the United States Olympic & Paralympic Committee (USOPC).
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