La Crescenta, CA
Alp Fitness works with a range of athletes seeking various levels of involvement with a coach. We seek to help athletes of all ability and experience levels train systematically to achieve their goals by providing education, inspiration, guidance and mentoring.
Whether through training plans, personal coaching or do-it-yourself resources, we strive to empower athletes with the knowledge and tools they need to excel in their athletic endeavors.
We believe that the ultimate reward of training is the continual process of self-discovery and personal growth that arises out of athletic challenges; and we want to help you cultivate enduring roots in an active, healthy and fitness-oriented lifestyle.
Adam Hodges, PhD, started running at age 10 and has been living the multisport lifestyle since 1987. Over the decades, he has competed in a variety of single sport and multisport events from sprint distance triathlons to the Ironman, from standard triathlons to off-road and winter triathlons, from road racing to trail racing, from national championships to world championships.
He began coaching youth swimmers in 1991, and started working with Masters swimmers at the University of Colorado in 1993. As a coach and personal trainer, he has worked with swimmers, runners, cyclists and triathletes of various ability and experience levels. As an educator, he has taught at Carnegie Mellon University, Stanford University, the University of Colorado, and Colorado State University. Through his diverse intellectual and athletic background, he brings both practical experience and a honed intellect to his coaching.