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Our Books

We encourage you to check out author and coach Von Collins’ collection of books focused on triathlon, running, and fitness. Von has poured his passion, experiences, and knowledge into these pages, aiming to provide you with comprehensive guidance and inspiration on your journey to achieving your fitness goals.

From training techniques and nutrition advice to mental strategies and race-day tactics, each book is meticulously crafted to empower athletes of all levels. Whether you’re a beginner looking to embark on your first triathlon or road race, or a seasoned competitor aiming to improve your performance, you’ll find valuable insights and practical wisdom within these covers.

Lace up your shoes, figure out which of Von’s books are right for you, and embark on this exhilarating adventure together. Here’s to unlocking your full potential and embracing the joy of movement and achievement.

Von Collins Triathlon Guide

Your First Triathlon Guide

The one that started it all. A comprehensive guide for doing your first triathlon, from training to gear selection to race-day strategies. Demystifies the sport of triathlon, and includes training plans.





Von Collins Running Book

Running Smarter

21 rules for runners, with the goal if helping you run faster, experience fewer injuries, and get more out of your run training. Covers everything from nutrition tips to workout guidance to the importance of rest and rehab.






von collins nutrition book


Fit Foods

There are so many diet guides out there, but sometimes you just need someone to give you the 80/20 of it. What are the most impactful modifications that the average person can make to their diet? Von does that in his popular nutrition book, geared toward athletes.




von collins workout book

30 Essential Running Workouts, 30 Minutes or Less

This short book simply lists 30 workouts to consider, all being 30 minutes or less to do. Geared toward busy people who want to train and stay in race shape, the workouts in this book will give you inspiration on how to mix it up and be efficient with your training.