Tri Coach Georgia

Do you have dreams of running a marathon? Or finishing your first Half Ironman or Ironman? Are you looking for more podium finishes?

It is unlikely you will succeed to your potential at any of those dreams without a defined plan to get you there. Where do you start? How do you balance work, family and training and still reach your performance goals?

As coaches who understand what it means to go from couch potato to competitive age groupers and competitive age groupers to elite age groupers, we help endurance athletes in Georgia and throughout the world balance training with family and work commitments. Our triathlon coaching values “bottom up training” and quality over quantity.

We help you to #DoYourJob by assisting children and adults of all levels and abilities map out smart, strategic plans to get them to their priority races strong and healthy. Our coaches care – we are available, involved and celebrate your achievements.

Recognition & Awards

Meet the Coaches

Coach Slayer

Harvey Gayer

Harvey is a USA Triathlon Level 2 certified short and long course coach, who is Youth & Junior certified. He is certified, a Road Runners Club of America Certified Coach, and he is a Ph.D. Licensed Psychologist, who has lectured on clinical psychology applied to athletes.

Coach Spartacus

Brian Patterson

Brian is a USA Triathlon Level 1 certified coach, a League of American Bicyclists Instructor, and a Road Runners Club of America Certified Coach. Brian has been involved in the sport of triathlon for four years and has completed sprint, Olympic and half iron distance races.

Coach Long Man

Karl Langenbach

If you are looking for a highly experienced endurance athlete/mentor/coach with a focus on triathlon as a healthy, long-term life style, then Coach Long Man, aka Karl Langenbach, is likely right for you.

Coach TaxSlayer

Seth Waltman

TaxSlayer is a total team player, is passionate about the multisport lifestyle, and committed to TriCoachGeorgia.  “Tax” has helped many athletes even before his coaching training. He was formerly obese, and has learned to manage his weight well.

Coach Terminator

Dr. Dick Thompson

Dick enjoys coaching athletes who want to improve their performance, giving clinics and working with beginners to Ironman World Champions. He designs his approach to best suit the athlete’s personal needs, goals, strengths and opportunities.

Coach Sea

Caitlin Casazza

Caitlin is an Olympic Trial Qualifying swimmer and performs individual sessions with aspiring swimmers to help them perfect their technique while also educating them on the necessary rehab exercises to prevent injury from the excessive and exhausting training.

Coach Wicked

Courtney Connolly

If you’re looking for a dedicated, hard working type that knows what it takes first hand to go from couch to 5k to Ironman she may be a good fit for you. Courtney is a USAT Level 1 Certified Coach and an Ironman Certified Coach.

Sponsors & Affiliates

GA Cycle Sports



ORR Carbon Wheels

Tifosi Optics

Running Warehouse

Roka Sports

TriBike Transport


Xterra Wetsuits

Rudy Project