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Coach chris lieto


CHRIS LIETO represents more than a storied athlete; he is a mentor, a guide, and a believer in the transformative power of triathlon. His commitment to uncovering and nurturing physical and mental potential makes him an invaluable asset to NVDM Coaching and every athlete he mentors.

Beyond the finish lines and accolades, Chris's journey is marked by a deep introspection and a quest for meaning, guided by his core values of faith, family, health, purpose, and balance. His coaching philosophy is rooted in the belief that success transcends physical exertion, emphasizing mental preparedness, personal commitment, and the support of a dedicated team.


In every endeavor, Chris Lieto brings a holistic approach to training and performance, ensuring that every athlete reaches their physical peak and achieves a balanced and fulfilling life journey.

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Professional Achievements: 

* Professional Triathlete 2001-2013

* 3 x Ironman Champion

* 2 x National Champion Ironman and Ironman 70.3

* 2 x Runner-up World Champion Ironman and Ironman 70.3

* 7 x Ironman 70.3 Champion

* PR Olympic Distance - 1:44

* PR Ironman 70.3 - 3:43

* Ranked top 5 in the World multiple years in a row 

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Coaching Achievements: 

* Coached many athletes to PR in 70.3 and Ironman Distances

* Coached professional athletes who have achieved podium finishes and titles in all distances

* Coached people with zero experience in any discipline to achieve their goals in Olympic Distance, Ironman 70.3, and Ironman.

* Consulted with many professional athletes to help them with specific things in their training and racing, as well as mindset and performance coaching

Train 1:1 With Coach Chris

1:1 Coach Chris



Every month

Work 1:1 With Chris Lieto

Mindset and Performance Consultation

Want to dive deeper? Get a one-on-one consulting service if you're looking for some detailed advice or guidance; Chris is a highly experienced coach in many areas with a specific focus on performance, mindset, biomechanics, health, and training, including helping people navigate challenges, life passion, goals, and vision for the future. 


Are you interested in one-on-one sessions with Chris for a deep-dive performance and mindset program or a full day of immersive training in person? Perhaps you're considering ongoing life coaching? Reach out to discuss custom pricing tailored to your needs.


* Custom pricing for larger time blocks and in-person

* If you are a current NVDM member, you will receive a discounted price. 

60 Min Virtual Consultation

Mindset and Performance Consult



*Discounts Available For Current NVDM Athletes



Get in touch and start working with Coach Chris today!

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