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Olympic Coach 

"​Coming together is a beginning; keeping together is progress; working together is success​"'​


 Olympic Games, World Triathlon Series and World 70.3 focus

   Location: World wide- Following the World Triathlon & Olympic Qualification race circuit

   🇺🇸  USA Olympic Committee - 2021 Olympic Coach of the Year (USA Triathlon)

   🇺🇸  USA Olympic Committee - 2019 Elite National Coach of the Year (USA Triathlon)

   🇺🇸  USA Olympic Committee - 2019 Olympic Coach of the Year Nominee

   🇺🇸  USA Olympic Committee - 2018 Elite National Coach of the Year (USA Triathlon)

   🇺🇸  USA Olympic Committee - 2016 Elite Development Coach of the Year (USA Triathlon)

   British Triathlon Level III Coach

   USA Triathlon Level III Elite Coach (ITU specific coach educator and mentor)

Historic titles & awards:

    🥈 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games Silver Medal

    🥇 2022 Ironman 70.3 World Champion

    🥈 2021 Ironman 70.3 World Championships Silver Medal

    🥉 2021 Ironman 70.3 World Championships Bronze Medal

    🥇 2019 Pan American Games Gold

    🥈 2019 Pan American Games Silver

    🥇 2019 World Military Games

    🥈2019 World Military Games

     XXI Commonwealth Games Coach | Gold Coast 2018

     2021 Tokyo Olympic Games Multiple athletes 

   60+ ITU / World Triathlon podiums 🥇🥈🥉

   ITU World Cups - multiple podiums
   ITU World Triathlon Series - multiple podiums
   ITU World Triathlon Grand Final  -
🥇 from Winners to multiple top 15 finishes

   ITU Triathlon Junior Elite World Champion
   ITU America's Continental Champion
   ITU African Continental Champion

   🇺🇸 Multiple USA Elite Mens National Champions
   🇺🇸 Multiple USA U23 Elite Mens National Champions
   🇺🇸 Multiple USA Elite athlete of the year
   🇺🇸 Multiple USA Junior Elite National Champions
   🇺🇸 Multiple USA Collegiate National Champions
   🇺🇸 Multiple USA High School  National Champions
   🇺🇸 Multiple USOC (Triathlon) Coach of the Year Awards
   🇺🇸 Multiple USA Junior Elite athletes of the year

   🇧🇷 Brazil Elite National Champion

   🇧🇷 Brazilian Olympic Committee Athlete of the year


    Multiple ITU 'Best of' Honorable mentions



Ian O'Brien | Founder and Head Coach

Ian OBrien Coaching | ORIGIN Performance Group


Experience, awards and results reflect historical fact. This information reflects present and previous results, experience and awards that ORIGIN Performance, it's coaches, officers and service providers have attributed too. 

This does not form any official endorsement from our athletes past or present. It is a reflection of the facts. 

All awards, experience and results are a result of repeated success with multiple athletes and does not reflect any one individual or experience. 

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