Presenters

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Leith Drury

Sport Psychology Consultant

Leith Drury is a high-performance sport psychology consultant practicing in Toronto. As a world champion age-group triathlete with a doctorate in sport psychology, she has studied, trained, and lived high performance and greatly enjoys learning and coaching in the world of sport. Leith coaches athletes to maximize their performance potential and engages with coaches to enhance the impact of their leadership. Dr. Drury has worked with athletes who have won Olympic gold medals, been Paralympians, and with teams who have become CIS champions. Her Sport clients also include many developmental athletes in a wide variety of both individual and team sports.

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Tristan Markov | Blue Devils Athletic Club

Registered Kinesiologist & Run Coach (Sprint/Hurdles II)

Tristan Markov has been coaching in the endurance sport world since 2016, and is now the Head Coach of Blue Devils Athletic Club. Having a strong background in multiple sports, Tristan focuses on bringing together multiple modalities into a holistic approach to quality training, helping athletes improve their speed, strength, fitness, and skill within sport for optimal performance.

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Kevin McCormick | Get Faster Go Further

Triathlon and Cycling Coach

Kevin has been working in the endurance sport world for 11 years and competing as an athlete for 21 years. He is the owner of GetFasterGoFurther Coaching. Kevin is motivated by helping athletes achieve race distances and times that they never thought possible, through consistent, focused and balanced training. Outside of triathlon Kevin enjoys having a beer and talking about triathlon :)

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Phaedra Kennedy | PK Performance Coaching

Triathlon, Run & Strength Coach

Phaedra Kennedy has been coaching in the endurance world since 2014. She is the owner of PK Performance Coaching. She is a triathlon, run and strength coach. Creating training plans that integrate sport and athlete specific strength work is her jam. She believes that the right amount of bikes is always N+1 and that there is no such thing as too many pairs of running shoes.

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John-Paul Raymond | Brown's Sport & Cycle

Bike Fit Specialist

JP has been working at Brown's Sports & Cycle since 2007. Since 2012 he has been on a journey to help fit endurance athletes on their performance bikes. He became a Retul certified fitter in 2012 and a IBfi lvl 2 fitter in 2018.

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Tara Postnikoff | Healthy Eating Active Living

Sports Nutritionist, Endurance Coach & Trainer

Tara Postnikoff has been working with endurance athletes since 2006 and is the owner of Healthy Eating Active Living.  As a sports nutritionist, endurance coach and personal trainer, Tara is passionate about helping athletes eat better and perform better and focuses on a balanced approach to eating, training and life in general.   Want to know the secrete to success?  Eat More Veggies!  

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Miranda Tomenson | Tomenson Performance

RMT, Triathlon & Swim Coach

Miranda Tomenson has been working in the endurance sports world since 2007 and is the owner of Tomenson Performance & Wellness. Miranda enjoys working with adult recreational and high level athletes to reach their goals. One of Miranda’s passions is helping adult athletes improve their swim technique and fitness. Miranda likes to break down the swim stroke in easy to understand pieces so that it is easier to make changes that will lead to improvement. 

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Michael Liberzon | X3 Training & Endurance Innovation

Triathlon, Run & Strength Coach

Michael is an engineer working in endurance sport since 2013. He is the owner of X3 Training and Endurance Innovation. Michael enjoys being a giant bike nerd with specific interests in aerodynamics and heat transfer. Making you fast and keeping you comfortable is his jam.

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Darian Silk | Team Atomica

Triathlon Coach, Exercise Physiologist

Darian Silk completed his first triathlon in 1997 and has been involved in endurance sports ever since. He has undergraduate and graduate degrees in exercise physiology and was a member of the USATriathlon Elite Coach Mentorship Program at the US Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs. Darian is also certified as a Clinical Exercise Physiologist and a High-Performance Specialist by the Canadian Society for Exercise Physiology.In addition to coaching for Team Atomica Performance Darian also teaches exercise science courses at the University of Guelph-Humber and Humber College and is a regular contributor to Triathlon Magazine Canada.

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Beck Yuan | Limitless Coaching

Triathlon & Swim Coach

Becky Yuan is a mother of twin daughters who learned to swim late in life. She is the first Chinese to swim across a Great Lake in North America. Becky is a swim coach for the Toronto triathlon club and a triathlon coach with limitless coaching.