Eight Reasons Your Coach Hates You

  • By Jené Shaw
  • Published Jul 19, 2011
Learn how to keep your relationship with your coach a happy one. Photo: Nils Nilsen

4. You suck at communicating.

Coaches base future workouts on the feedback you give them. So if you’re not telling them how everything is going, you’re doing yourself a disservice. “Clients expect you to help them improve performance but there are the few that give little to no feedback and wonder why things aren’t working well. This could be as simple as not responding to emails, not uploading HR/pace/power data, responding in an untimley manner and not fully answering important questions that you ask.”

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Jené Shaw

Jené Shaw

Jené Shaw is a contributor for Triathlete magazine, a six-time Ironman finisher and a USAT Level 1 certified coach

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