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About Ryan

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Ride your ride. Swim your swim. Run your run... the best that you possibly can.

Coaching Education

  • USA Triathlon Level 2 Certified Coach
  • IRONMAN Certified Coach
  • USA Cycling Level 3 Certified Coach
  • USA Triathlon Elite Mentorship Program Graduate

As a coach

My purpose and passion is to help you achieve the vision you have for yourself as an athlete. Experience and credentials aside, I care about you as an individual and the goals you have. I am here to provide clarity and help.

  • Actively coaching triathletes since 2006
  • Experience also includes coaching single sport athletes and para-athletes
  • Athlete accomplishments:
    • World/National Para-Cycling Road and Time Trial Champion
    • Ironman Kansas 70.3 Amateur Champion
    • 2014 Sprint Distance National Champion Runner-Up
    • Numerous Team USA Qualifiers
    • 2016 Ironman World Champion (Kona) Qualifier
    • 2016 Paralympian (Rio) - 2 x gold medal winner
    • Many, many beginner triathletes
    • Numerous iron-distance finishers
  • Regular contributor to USA Triathlon's Performance Coaching Newsletter,, Garmin Fitness Blog, and as an Influencer within the Athlete Network.
  • Masters Swim coach for 8+ years
  • Indoor Cycling Instructor for 14+ years

As a competitor

I know the struggles and rewards of competition, the amazing lows and highs are old friends of mine. I understand where you are in your journey. I have been there.

  • USA Triathlon 2013 Team USA Qualifier
  • Successful age group competitive triathlete
  • Ironman Wisconsin finisher
  • Competed in various disciplines of cycling - BMX, mountain, road, time trial, ultra-road, and triathlon. Accomplishments include the 2005 Kansas State Category 5 Time Trial Championship and the 2004 Ultra Marathon Cycling Association 12-Hour National Champion runner-up.

As a spouse, dad, and community member

We are all more than the sum of our parts, but the parts are so vitally important. Faith, family, love, and giving back: these areas balance me as an athlete and person.

  • Proud member of The United Methodist Church of the Resurrection, Leawood, KS.
  • Active volunteer in multiple church ministries including food pantry, 5K race director, and cardiac arrest response team.
  • Married to wife Julianne for 8 GREAT years. She is also a triathlete and former collegiate swimmer.
  • Father of 2 to Kameryn and Levi.
  • Resident of Olathe, KS
  • Graduate of Emporia State University, 1998
You have put a lot of work into me already and have helped me tremendously. You are an incredible motivator and I am already looking forward to next season!!
— Connie Z, Age Group Triathlete