Meet Our Coach Leaders
Jack Maitland was a major instigator and long term head coach of the Leeds Triathlon Centre. Over a period of 16 years he was instrumental in the success of Alistair and Jonny Brownlee, Vicky Holland and other elite athletes. He also has extensive experience in coaching athletes in all levels at distances including 70.3 and Ironman.
Alongside his coaching, Jack has for many years been a proponent of the benefits of yoga. Now that he has stepped aside from his positionin Leeds, he plans to use his unique experiences of coaching and yoga to help atheletes in their sport and everyday life.
Kirsten is an experienced Yoga teacher with a down to Earth teaching style. She has been teaching yoga for 12 years and currently teaches yoga to athelets from a number of different sports. She runs popular classes for the local Triathlon club, working closely with Jack Maitland to provide bespoke Yoga for his atheletes.
Her teaching philosophy is to do what works best for the individual using experiences from her own yoga practice and knowledge from her physiotherapy background to deliver a unique yoga programme.