Matt Dixon


Founder and Head Coach

Matt Dixon is a world-class triathlon coach, former professional triathlete and elite swimmer, and an exercise physiologist.  Under his guidance, Purple Patch athletes have recorded over 350 professional IRONMAN and IRONMAN 70.3 victories and podiums, including multiple world championships.  His distinct performance methodology focused on integrating performance into time-starved life has made him a highly sought after resource for many industry leading CEOs and executives. Matt is the author of The Well-Built Triathlete and Fast-Track Triathlete, a regular contributor to sports magazines and publications, an IRONMAN U master coach, and a corporate speaker to major companies on performance and leadership.

With Matt Dixon’s Purple Patch Pillars of Performance, athletes of varying goals and capacities are able to train throughout the week using the same philosophy and methodology. The Purple Patch mission is to create an effective program for all to follow, without forcing athletes into a standardized program that simply doesn’t fit into their life.

Coach Services with Matt

For the very serious and passionate amateur or those with challenging work and life schedules, work directly with Matt.

Kim Kisslo