Coach John Jenkins

Coach John Jenkins coming in to the finish line at Ironman Coeur d'Alene in 2014.
Coach John Jenkins coming in to the finish line at Ironman Coeur d’Alene in 2014.

John is the motivational guru and co-founder of No Limits Endurance Coaching.

John is a world-class age-group triathlete and competitive ultrarunner. He mixes a recipe of hard work, focus and commitment as the ingredients to achieving your best performance. He also believes that working on mental fitness, and learning to remain focused and calm – despite moments of anxiety, discomfort or uncertainty – is a skill to be learned and honed through training.

Triathlon Highlights
  • USA Triathlon Certified Coach
  • 2016 Virginia Triple Anvil Relay – course record (with Eric Schrading)
  • 2015 Virginia Double Anvil (double iron distance), 1st place overall finish
  • 2015 Florida Double Anvil, 2nd place overall finish, set course run record. (21:08, PR)
  • 2014 Florida Double Anvil (Ironman), 5th place overall
  • 2nd place AG finish, Ironman Coeur d’Alene (34th overall finisher)
  • Multiple Ironman

    finisher. (PR: IM Cozumel 2011 – 9:35)
  • Multiple-time qualifier and finisher for Ironman World Championships (2012, 2014)
  • Multiple-time qualifier for the USAT National Age Group Championships (2011-2015)
Running Highlights
  • Multiple time ultra-marathon finisher (50k – 100 miles)
  • 100 mile personal best, 18:22, 2nd place OA at the NJ Ultra Festival, March, 2013
  • VT 100: 3x sub-24 hour finisher (2013-2015), 1x sub-20 hour finisher (2015), top 20 overall (2015)
  • 50 mile personal best 7:52, Feb Apple Frozen 50, Feb., 2017, 3rd place OA.
  • First place male OA, Peaks Ultra 50 mile run, Pittsfield, VT, June, 2013
  • Multiple time Boston Qualifier
  • First place, 2013 Silver Sojourn, a 272 mile ultra cycling event through the Adirondacks, starting in Wilmington, NY.

For a more complete listing of John’s race results, click hereHave a question for John? He can be reached at, or find him on twitter @saltyrunr.

*Note: John’s client roster is currently full.