Posted by Editoress on 04/2/12
Powerwatts is proud to announce the arrival of a new coach to the team: Vincent Jourdain. For the past six years, Vincent was Canada’s national road cycling team coach and prior to that he headed the national para-cycling program from 1998 to 2003.
Powerwatts gains with his coming a coach with extensive experience at the highest level of the sport of cycling. He possesses a BA in Kinesiology from the University of Sherbrooke and a Level 4 degree from the National Coaching Institute.
Very happy to continue in the field of coaching with a quality organization such as Powerwatts, Jourdain states; "I‘m very motivated and look forward to contributing to the success of Powerwatts. To be part of Team Powerwatts is a unique and exciting opportunity. The coaches, the equipment and the expertise make it one of,if not the best private coaching business."
The President and founder of Powerwatts, Paulo Saldanha, is very pleased with the arrival of Vincent Jourdain, "We have had our eye on Vincent for some time now and we are very happy to have him contribute to our continued growth. Vincent will be contributing in the areas of coach training, training camps, athlete program design and youth development teams/clinics."
Powerwatts is an indoor power based training system that was introduced in 1995. They are leaders in the field of power and performance optimization in cycling. Based in Montreal, PowerWatts currently operates four centres, three of which are in the Greater Metropolitan area of Montreal. One has recently opened in Toronto and, soon to be inaugurated, is a fifth centre at Calgary Olympic Park.
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