Coaches

 

Jennifer Hutchison (Team Director, Lead Coach for St. Pete, Tampa area)

Jennifer has been the Regional Athlete Development Coordinator for the Florida region since 2005. She has been involved with a number of regional and national junior and U23 camps as well as served as coaching support staff for a number of Pan American Cups.

Jennifer is one of the most experienced draft legal coaches within the Florida region.  In three years, Jennifer was directly involved with the development of ITU pro Kevin Collington taking him from an amateur elite athlete to 2007 Collegiate National Champion, U23 Worlds & FISU Team member to Project 2012 Team member. Jennifer also served as the personal coach for Justine Whipple who was 2 x Collegiate National Champion, 2007 U23 National Champion and helped develop her to become part of the 2008 USAT Resident program and then selected for the 2009 Project 2016 Team.

Jennifer is a coach within the Collegiate Recruitment program in which she helped UF swimmer Lindsay Woodward prepare for her 4th place finish at her first Pan American Cup and go on to represent the US at the World University Championship in 2010. Jennifer is currently the personal coach to new U23 athlete Kaitlin Shiver who won her first draft legal race at the Elite Development Race in Colorado Springs and placed 2nd at the 2010 PATCO U23 Championships.

Jennifer holds a USAT Level III Elite Coach certification, Youth/Junior Coaching certification, Elite Mentorship Coaching Program certification and is a Registered Dietitian (RD).

Marc Bonnet-Eymard (Head Coach, Lead Coach for Clermont /Orlando area)

Marc has been involved with endurance sports for over 25 years, as an athlete and a coach.  He was an All-American Div III swimmer and an assistant swim coach.  As a triathlete, he reached the top of the sport as an amateur winning the USAT National and ITU World Championships.  After a short career as an elite triathlete, he turned his focus to coaching amateurs and elites, his true passion.

Marc holds a USAT Level I certification, a USAT Youth/Jr Coaching certification, the Elite Coaching Mentorship Program certification, and is seeking his USAT Level II certification in 2011.  He is the head coach of the USAT Youth Skills Camp in Clermont, FL.  He works with athletes from the USAT Collegiate Recruitment Program and assists in clinics lead by it’s coordinator, Barb Lindquist.

Marc has worked with Elites, U23 Elites, Junior Elites, Youth Elites and amateur triathletes, including Nicolas Tautiva – the 2011 U23 World Championships qualfier and 1st place elite amateur at St. Anthony’s in 2010 and Ciara Hopkins – 11th Youth Elite Nationals 2011 and 1st ranked USAT AG.