Nico Sterk

(Founder and head coach of Sterk Span Coaching Academy)

Nico Sterk heads the Academy with a strong team of coaches, administrators and partners.

He has years of experience racing as a professional athlete in various endurance sports. His understanding and ability to coach athletes to reach their full potential becomes second nature.

He has more than 10 years of coaching experience and hundreds of his athletes have successfully achieved their goals at events such as Ironman, 70.3 Ironman and many other endurance events. Adding to his coaching experience, he also coaches multiple national champions in various sporting disciplines.

Nico has also developed a unique skill in teaching adults the correct form of freestyle swimming, especially for those who can't swim at all and have to learn in order to compete in different swimming events.

To view his outstanding racing results of the past year - click here
  • Sterk Span Coaching Academy specializes in tailor made training programs, coaching session and advice for triathlon, swimming, learn to swim for adults, cycling, running and related sports such as adventure racing. Our athlete base range from lifestyle orientated individuals to national level athletes who compete at the highest level possible. We also offer services and training sessions for weight loss and lifestyle management.