Virginia Experts

We know that finding the right gear can be confusing that's why at Swichio, we provide you many opportunities to get expert advice.  We've teamed up with some of the best of the best to answer your questions. 


Meet Jay Peluso

  • Two-time All-American swimmer

  • RI Aquatics Hall of Fame in  2004

  • Multiple Umass record holder

  • Seven time New England Champion

  • Founder and head coach Peluso Open Water

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Meet Jesse Leadbetter

  • Avid single track shredder, cyclocross and downhill extraodinaire

  • Collector of boutique steel built steeds a.ka. loves sweet, handmade bikes

  • Multiple Shimano tech course training

  • Di2 certified

  • Specialized SBCU training

  • Shop Manager at 3Sports

  • Lead Mechanic at 3Sports


Meet Tom Jeffery

  • 19th 2000 Olympic Trials Marathon

  • 1996 All East 3000m Steeplechase

  • 2006 Duathlon Pro National Champion

  • 15 years Running Retail Experience

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Meet Robert Flanigan 

  • 2011 Qualifier and finisher for Ironman World Championship in Kona

  • 2008, 2009, 2011 Qualifier and finisher of  Ironman World Championship  70.3

  • 2010 US Natoinal Team  and Duathlon National Champion

  • USAT All American

  • Certified USA Triathalon and USA Cycling  Professional Coach

  • Founder and head coach of Central Virginia Endurance

  • Loves everything from triathlon, cyclocross, mtb racing and open water swim races

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Meet Michael Harlow

  • Founder and Director of Endorphin Fitness

  • USA Triathlon Level II Certified Coach

  • USA Triathlon Youth & Junior Certified Coach

  • Awarded the 2012 Youth Developmental Coach of the Year from USA Triathlon

  • Head coach of the Endorphin Fitness Junior Elite High Performance Team currently ranks 3rd in the country

  • Coach for Endorphin Fitness’ full youth coaching program

  • Invited to participate in the USA Triathlon Elite Mentorship Program at the US Olympic Training Center, an honor only given to the top coaches in the country

  • Coached hundreds of athletes from age 5-75 across all levels

  • Taken athletes from beginner to top honors at National & World Championships

  • Michael’s success lies in his ability to communicate knowledge effectively across all levels

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Meet Chris Harnish, MS, CSCS, HFS, FMSc

  • Specializing in Cycling, Triathlon, and general Human Performance questions

  • Former category 1 road and cyclocross rider

  • Two top 10 NRC finishes and four-time Irish Milk Ras finisher

  • XTerra World's Qualifier & USAT All-American

  • Coaching since 1996

  • Coached US Pro Crit series champion and three Cyclocross World's team members

  • Managed and Coached top New England Junior Cycling team in 2004

  • Experience training paralyzed individuals

  • My passion is individual achievement!

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