Concerned about how to prepare for a big gravel event? Need some advice on what to do and how to train to get the most out of your ride experience? Our friends over at Thomas Endurance Coaching and Source Endurance are here to help you be the best you can be before you tackle The Last Best Ride! 

Below you can find tips, tricks, articles, and information on what to do, who you can talk to, and how to start getting ready! 

Thomas Endurance Coaching and SpinDoctors Performance, LLC

Meet Helena, MT-based Joe Hamilton, owner of SpinDoctors Performance, LLC, and associate coach at Thomas Endurance Coaching.


If you are interested in working with a Montana local, he is offering a FREE 1-hour phone consultation for anyone who is interesting in working with him to get ready for The Last Best Ride. 

Check out their website to get to know Joe and read about the services they have to offer! In addition, you can find a useful article Joe wrote on some supplementary strength training and periodization here that might be useful when prepping for a big even goal. 


From The Staff at Source Endurance: 

"Our Mission is to facilitate the accomplishment of each athletic, performance, and competitive goal for every client. We do this by offering highly effective training advice, nutrition advice, and mentorship.

We are dedicated to the activities and lifestyles that make an endurance athlete and we work tirelessly to prepare each client for success on event day.

As part of the Source Endurance coaching family, you are the priority. We work with clients across the skill continuum in sport and athletics. First-time competitors and experienced veterans are given the same service as clients competing internationally. We have helped guide clients successfully to their goals in multi-sport, road cycling, mountain biking, gravel cycling, track cycling, cyclocross, xc ski, marathons, gran fondos, mountaineering, and more."

Check out their training Plan offerings to learn more about how they help you achieve your goals, and sign up below to receive a Source Endurance Training Guide!