Michael Wilson BSc (Hons) Sports & Exercise Sciences
- Head Coach
- Sports Scientist
- Retül Bike Fitter
- Level 2 Gym Instructor
Michael is a sports scientist with several years of experience in cycle coaching as well as being a certified Retül University bike fitter. Michael’s expertise is in the field of performance testing and application to training. This has been adapted over time through his experiences as both an athlete and a coach. He now helps cyclists and triathletes fulfil their maximal potential through proven coaching techniques, fitness testing and training plans.
Prior to starting his own business in 2014 Michael completed a Sports and Exercise Science degree at Lancaster University. He developed his coaching skills under the mentorship of Terry Bell at the renowned Mercury Performance Coaching. Today Michael offers a wide range of services including fitness testing, cycle coaching and is a certified Retül bike fitter (a state of the art and top of the range, infra-red dynamic bike fit). Michael’s bike fitting expertise ensures that riders are in the optimal position for both comfort and efficiency
Michael is a keen sportsman himself with a background in rugby and then triathlons. He is now a keen and successful cyclist. Having ridden long distance sportives, alpine tours, and competed in road races, criteriums and time trials he has the necessary personal experience to enhance his coaching skills for each of these disciplines. Michael is successfully coaching a large number of athletes participating in all aspects of cycling. This along with his academic background in Sports & Exercise Science has given Michael a wealth of knowledge on the demands of these events, and what it takes to be in the optimum condition for them.
Based in both Leeds and Lancaster Michael is ideally placed to offer comprehensive fitness testing, cycle coaching and bike fitting to clients across the north of the country. Michael can be contacted by telephone on 01524 735555, mobile 07889545135, or using our web form.