Dear Coach: Got Power? April 02, 2019 02:45 Not a Member yet? $25/month Get Purple Patch Education Membership, A complete performance education program for coaches and athletes. SUBSCRIBE You need to sign in to view this page. Matt Dixon writes this month's "Dear Coach" column for Triathlete Magazine. Topics covered: At what point am I "ready" for a power meter? As a coach, how do you approach telling an athlete to lose weight? What is more important for Ironman: cycling fitness or running fitness? Source: Triathlete MagazineOriginal Publication Date: August 1st, 2011 052_TriMag_0811.pdf 400 KB Download Related articles Stuck Inside? Focus on the 3 P's of Purple Patch Cycling Purple Patch Pedal Stroke Demonstration Riding With Power with Jim Vance, Session 1 Bike Posture Comparisons (Good Vs. Bad Posture) QOTW: To Supplement or Not?