Grit - Always Reaching Further 

We coach and mentor all levels of cyclist from beginner to elite. As coaches we believe in providing the very best support framework to ensure you achieve the most from yourself. Communication and contact are key. We provide custom and pre built training programmes depending on your needs as well as expert analysis and training feedback. We also use a network of specialist we can refer to make sure you achieve your very best. 

We provide you with the knowledge, understanding, accountability and a solid support network. We are always reaching further and help you focus and enjoy the process.

Learn More About Our Coaching Options

Custom Detailed Training Programmes

Using Training Peaks we deliver personalised training programmes.

Data Analysis 

Using the latest software and expertise we analyse and give feedback based on your training data.

Group Training Sessions/Skills Clinics

We offer a range of group rides, group training sessions and skills clinics.



Grit Coaching is a community of like minded riders with a team mentality. We all support each other to get better.

Getting Started with a Grit Coach/Mentor

Step 1

Sign up directly by going to Hire a coach page or contact us first to make an appointment via Skype or meet at a local cafe if you are Auckland based and talk through our coaching levels and process.

If you are keen to meet up first then we go right to step two and answer any questions you might have.

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Step   2

We meet up and talk through your specific goals, Training history, Time available to train. Plus a few other key areas to help the coach create an effective plan. 

We also go through our coaching process and software we use to deliver the training programmes and generally make sure we are on the same page. 

As well as cycling and strength and conditioning we also have a range of specialty partners which we have tried and tested extensively. Its all part of our aim to offer solutions and knowledge to any requirement you may have.

Step 3

We set up your Grit Academy account and start to create your training programme with either your own Training Peaks account or our own programme builder depending on your level of coaching. From here we get into the nitty gritty and you start your training. We constantly evaluate and refine your training. As well as use a very thorough process for delivering feedback to help you grow and learn as an Athlete. This is where the magic happens! 

The Coaches 

Logan Mort

Head Coach

Logan brings over 15years of racing experience both domestically and internationally as well as a degree in sport and exercise science from AUT university plus the experience of coaching 100+ athletes to success in National and World age group championships, International stage races, ultra distance events like the Trans Continental and hundreds of goals achieved in many other events around the world and in NZ.  Logan has ridden just about every event in NZ and knows what is required for all of them.

Emma Hadley

Womens Development

Emma Hadley, the other half of the coaching team, has a real passion for working with female riders to achieve their cycling goals. Along with Mark Taylor from Mt Eden Cycles she has created a women’s cycling group which has helped 100s of women to get into cycling over the past 3 years. Emma loves all things cycling from road biking, off road mountain biking, gravel adventure to ultra distance cycling events. She offers the support and knows how to give you the confidence to achieve even the biggest of goals.

Chris Maddren 

Strength & Conditioning 

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