Role: Head Coach – Stafford Tri Club
Name: Jay Jennings
Qualifications: BTF Lv1 and Lv2, Swim Smooth CPD
Coaching Ethos: “Train SMART, further faster…”
Jay volunteered to take up the position of Head Coach in 2018. His SMART (Specific, Measurable, Achievable, Relevant and Time bound) approach to training has enabled him to personally reach a great standard of racing, he is enthusiastic, approachable and eager to unlock athlete’s potential, always willing to assist those that need it regardless of experience or ability. Over the course of 5 years Jay has represented Great Britain at multiple events and across a multitude of distances thus affording him credibility as a coach. He aspires to complete the High-Performance Coaching Lv3 course in the very near future.
Personal statement: “I believe I can help any athlete unlock their potential, I love to see athletes achieving their goals and can provide guidance and assistance whatever they maybe, I am here to help so please don’t hesitate to ask if you need it. Jay.”
2 x Championship Runner at VLM London Marathon (PB 2:44:52)
Ironman 70.3 Exmoor, 2013, 2014 (Podium, 2nd 2014)
Ironman 70.3 Staffordshire, 2015, 2016, 2018. (Relay Podium 2015)
Ironman 70.3 Florida, 2015
Ironman70.3 Miami, 2015
GB AG – ETU European Half Ironman Championships – Walchsee Kaiserwinkle, Austria 2016
GB AG – ETU European Standard Distance Duathlon Championships – Soria, Spain, 2017
GB AG – ETU European Sprint Distance Triathlon Championships – Lisbon, Portugal 2016
GB AG – ITU International Triathlon Union Grand Final - Rotterdam (Standard) 2017
Triathlon England National Sprint Championships, 2014, 2015
Triathlon England National Standard Championships, 2015, 2016, 2017
Triathlon England National Middle-Distance Championships, 2014, 2016
Complete Marathon Des Sables 2019.
Represent GB as AG Duathlete in the Targu Mares (Romania) ETU Sprint Duathlon Championships.