MULTISPORT PERFORMANCE INSTITUTE ANNOUNCES NEW TRAINING CAMPS, SELLOUT OF FIRST TWO PORTOFINO SUNSET TRI SERIES RACES

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Single Day and Long Course Multi-Day Camps added to event schedule

 

Pensacola, FL – June 28, 2011 – MULTISPORT PERFORMANCE INSTITUTE (MPI), a leading provider of multisport coaching, training camps, clinics, specialized services and events, today announced the addition of two new training camps to their schedules of events.

On Saturday, August 6th, MPI will hold a Single Day Training Camp at the Portofino Island Resort, on Pensacola Beach, FL. MPI’s Single Day camps offer a concise, focused program to triathletes of all levels – built on MPI’s core coaching platform of Training, Racing, Recovery, Wellness, Mental Preparation, and Nutrition. The Camp program includes a series of presentations, in addition to a group swim, ride and run.

Multisport Performance Institute’s new Multi-Day camp is the Long Course Training Camp, to be held September 16th through 18th in Panama City, FL. The host hotel is the Boardwalk Beach Resort. Athletes will have an opportunity to experience the entire Panama City course swim, bike and run course segments over a three-day camp, featuring MPI’s exclusive program of presentations and group training. TeamMPI’s coaches, Mark Sortino and John Murray, are USA Triathlon Certified and have more than 19 years of combined triathlon racing and training experience, including the Ironman™ World Championship in Kona, Hawaii. Coach Mark Sortino returns to Kona this fall, having qualified at IM Texas, 4th in his AG with a 9:52.

In addition to the new camps, MPI’s recently announced Portofino Sunset Tri Series held its first race on Thursday June 23rd. An immediate success, both the debut race, and the upcoming second series race on July 21st, sold out. Future series races take place on Thursday August 4th and 18th. All races are being held at the Portofino Island Resort, on Pensacola Beach, with a start time of 6:30PM. The race distance is a Super Sprint, comprised of a 300 yard swim, a 7.5 mile bike ride, and a 1.5 mile run.

Mark Sortino, CEO of TeamMPI said: “We knew that we could create an exciting new format of race series in the Pensacola region. With the help of the Portofino facility, and cooperation from the city, this was going to be a big win for all our area triathletes.”

John Murray, TeamMPI’s President added: “The feedback we’ve been hearing from our athletes has been fantastic. We’re looking forward to putting on the next three races in the Portofino Sunset Tri Series.”

Multisport athletes can find out more about Multisport Performance Institute at TeamMPI.com where they can sign up for coaching programs, services, camps and clinics, and TeamMPI’s e-mail newsletter. Triathletes can register for the Portofino Sunset Tri Series and other TeamMPI events, camps and clinics at TeamMPI.com and can follow TeamMPI (@TeamMPI) on Twitter or link to TeamMPI’s facebook page.

About Multisport Performance Institute

Established in 2010, Multisport Performance Institute provides a diverse spectrum of services uniquely structured for both novice and experienced multisport athletes. Established in 2010, Multisport Performance Institute offers 3 levels of multisport coaching plans, Single Day, Multi Day, and Long Course training camps and clinics, and Paratriathlon training in conjunction with the Challenged Athletes Foundation (CAF). MPI also provides specialty services in swim analysis, F.I.S.T. certified bike fitting and individualized multisport coaching. Multisport Performance Institute produces a series of youth and adult races and events including the highly successful Maritime DeLuna Du Kids Duathlon, the Jubilee Kid’s Triathlon, the Sea Turtle Tri and the Portofino Sunset Tri Series. Multisport Performance Institute is privately held and is based in Pensacola, Florida.