Arlington, VA – Road Runners Club of America (RRCA) is pleased to welcome TrainingPeaks as its official Training and Coaching Software. By introducing scientific tools and methods that have become the industry standard, TrainingPeaks has revolutionized the way that coaches and athletes track, analyze and plan endurance training.
“We are excited to partner with TrainingPeaks to promote their industry-leading coaching and training software that will benefit RRCA Certified Coaches, our member clubs and events, and the runners they serve,” explained Jean Knaack, RRCA CEO. “A key RRCA value is collaboration. We believe in the power of working together with people and organizations that value our mission and vision. Fostering positive relationships between our members and sponsors helps us achieve our vision of Empowering Everyone to Run.”
In conjunction with the partnership announcement, TrainingPeaks is offering an extended trial of Coach Edition and Athlete Premium through the entire month of October. RRCA coaches and athletes can experience everything the TrainingPeaks platform has to offer for 30 days when creating or reactivating an account in October.
Dirk Friel, Co-Founder of TrainingPeaks, says, “We are excited to be partnering with the RRCA as their official Training and Coaching Software, and we look forward to helping running coaches and athletes achieve their highest potential.”
Since the RRCA Coaching Certification program’s inception in 1996, the organization has Certified over 12,000 coaches through its industry-leading program. These running community leaders coach groups as well as individuals to help them achieve their goals in the sport of running. This collaboration between the RRCA and TrainingPeaks will provide RRCA coaches, member clubs, and their athletes with a variety of resources to help them in their pursuit of success.
About TrainingPeaks: TrainingPeaks provides the complete web, mobile and desktop solution for enabling smart and effective endurance training. Our products include the TrainingPeaks desktop and mobile app for athletes and coaches, WKO+ desktop software for cutting-edge scientific analysis and planning, and the TrainingPeaks mobile apps for iOS and Android. TrainingPeaks solutions are used by Tour de France teams, IRONMAN® World Champions, Olympians, and age group athletes and coaches around the world to track, analyze and plan their training.
About RRCA: The Road Runners Club of America (RRCA) is the largest national association of running organizations and runners dedicated to growing the sport since 1958. The RRCA champions the development and success of community-based running organizations that empower all people to participate in the sport of running in pursuit of enjoyment, health, well-being and competition. Learn more at: www.rrca.org