USA Triathlon (USAT) announced that the YMCA Healthy Living Center (YHLC) in Clive, with the expertise of Zoom Performance, has been certified as a USA Triathlon Training Center, making it one of only six such centers in the United States. More than just a training facility, the certified Triathlon Training Center at the YHLC provides athletes individualized support and programming from medical, nutritional, and fitness experts working in collaboration with a common goal of overall well-being.
“At the YMCA we continually look for ways to positively impact our community’s health and quality of life,” commented Jeremy Dyvig, Executive Director of the YMCA Healthy Living Center. “For that reason we are very excited to be working with Zoom Performance to bring a new level of triathlon training to this region – for both the seasoned athlete and those who are new to endurance sports.”
This new partnership between the YMCA Healthy Living Center, endurance training provider Zoom Performance, and USA Triathlon brings a one of a kind training center to Central Iowa and an invaluable resource for endurance athletes. Triathlon training individualized and group programs are offered from novice to elite athletes. Services that will be provided for endurance athletes will include: • Lactate testing • VO2 max and Resting Metabolic Rate testing. • Bike fit with computerized Retul system with 3D components • Sports nutrition consultation • One-on-one swim, bike and run video analysis • Individualized custom training programs • Physical therapy services • Sport massage services • Educational presentations • 20% discount for specific services for USAT members and coaches • 2 free passes per USAT member