About Us

Coach Jimi

​​Jimi Young 

DeWitt, Michigan 


Two great boys, Collin and Grant 

Current Age Group: 45-49  

Number of Years Racing: 17

Number of Ironman (140.6) Events: 29


Future goals over next 3 years:  

Find sponsors to assist with training, coaching and racing 

Continue to race Ironman globally 

Assist athletes with their goals via inspiration and quality coaching 

Sub 9:30 Ironman 

Sub 10:00 IMWC  

Sub 2:50 marathon 

Ultraman 3-day endurance event 

Increase swim, bike and run speeds 

Be competitive in my age group in Kona 

Current Teams: 

Bolton Endurance Sports Training 

Brooks ID Coach 

Timex Factory Team

Team RWB  


2016 Dimond (fully custom Di2)  (m)   

2015 Trek Madone 7s (Team Timex - Di2) 


Continental Competition tubular

Continental Grand Prix 4000s clincher  


ISM saddles    

On-board Power:

Pioneer power meter and control unit Stages

Pedals and Shoes:

Speedplay X Zero pedals 

Sidi T-3 carbon air shoes 


Garmin 935XT, Edge 1000

Smart Trainer:


Perfpro Studio and Analyzer      

Running Shoes:  

Brooks T7 (size 11) 

Brooks Racer ST (size11) 

Brooks Adrenaline GTS  (size 11)  

Hoka - Clayton (when needed)  


Skratch Labs Nutrition  

Sea Salt  

KIA bars



Organized Training: 

Bolton Endurance Sports Tucson Camp - 2017 

X3 Chattanooga Endurance Camp - 2015, 2016  

Epic Camp - Kona (John Newsome and Endurance Corner) - 2015, 2017 

MarkAllenOnline - Luis Vargas Boulder Camp - 2014 

Hillary Biscay Spring Training Camp - 2012 

Aquatic Edge Swimming - 2010 

Total Immersion Swimming - 2003                             

Madd Dog Certified Spinning(tm) Instructor - 2003 

Multisports Ironman Wisconsin Training Camp -  2004  

Best Finishes:  


Ironman Louisville 9:46 (5th Place AG) IM#29

Ironman All World Gold Athlete

70.3 Honu - Qualified for 70.3 World Championships

Alaskaman Extreme Triathlon Overall 27th 

Ironman - Couer dAlene  


Ironman All World Gold Athlete 

9th in US and 35 in World 

Bluewater Olympic -  3rd Overall  2:07:25 

23rd Ironman - Texas (Bike crash but finished)

24th Ironman - Louisville 

25th Ironman - Los Cabos  


Bluewater Olympic - 4th OA 2:07 

Muskoka 70.3 - Muskoka Canada 9th AG ​

21st Ironman - Lake Tahoe 

22nd Ironman Louisville 

Stress Fracture - July  


Ranked 9th in US 

Ironman All World Gold Athlete 17th 

Ironman - Los Cabos 8th in AG 

Boston Marathon - 3:01-  Boston PR 

18th Ironman - Brasil 

Bluewater Olympic - 6th OA 2:00 

19th Ironman - Louisville 12th AG/80th OA 

20th Ironman - Arizona  


Ironman All World Gold Athlete 

Louisville Half Marathon - PR 1:24  

13th Ironman - Los Cabos 

14th Ironman - Brasil - PR 9:57 

Caseville Half Ironman - 3rd OA 

Bluewater Olympic - 5th OA, 1st AG 

15th Ironman - Louisville - 10:02 56th OA, 9th AG 

16th Ironman - Arizona  


Competed in 3 Championship Events:     

Boston Marathon     

Ironman 70.3 World Championships     

Ironman World Championships Ironman 

San Juan 70.3  4:47:51    

   Qualified for Ironman World Championships for 70.3!   

   5th in Age Group 69th Overall - 1487 

   30th Amateur to cross the line 

Berlin Marathon - 2:58:23 - Personal Record! 

Ironman 70.3 World Championships 

10th Ironman - Ironman St. George 

11th Ironman - Ironman Louisville 

12th Ironman - Ironman World Championships  


2nd Boston Marathon 3:08:09 Top 10 percent 

April 5k 18:06 5th place overall 

9th Ironman - Ironman Louisville  


USAT All-American Honors 40-44 8th 

Ironman - Ironman Hawaii IMWC 10:30:26 - 1st World Championship! 

7th Ironman - Ironman Louisville 10:06:43      

Qualified for the Ironman World Championship!     

   4th in Age Group - 495 35th Overall - 2989

   21st amateur to cross the line 

Miami Marathon 11th in Age Group 56th Overall 3:07:31 

    Qualified for the Boston Marathon  

Lansing Legislator Olympic Triathlon 3rd Overall  

Bluewater International  Triathlon 3rd Overall 

Coaching Plans:

Please read about our coaching philosophy.