Grit – Always Reaching Further coaches Logan, Emma and Chris help you to reach further and achieve more whether your goal is breaking into the top tier of elite racing in NZ, make your goal time in a particular event or simply improve fitness with greater direction and purpose. We have 4 main coaching programmes to suit different needs plus one on one and groups sessions.


Grit Pro Coaching  $55/pw

This package is our premium coaching package for those who are serious about taking their cycling to the next level. This is not just for advanced level athletes but also aimed at beginner level athletes who maybe need more contact and more feedback from Logan. This programme includes the use of WKO4 and Training Peaks software. Regular weekly training feedback and analysis as well as access to all bunch rides and group training sessions.

Womens Coaching  $40/pw

This programme offers womens specific coaching and a custom training programme designed for women. Emma will help you stay motivated to complete your training making you fitter, faster and stronger. You will also be able to join group training sessions designed to push you while keeping it fun and enjoyable. You will receive a weekly training plan, get regular feedback and ongoing support. You will have access to the online members area, Grit events and skills clinics.

Grit Strength Clinic $20/pw

Grit Strength Clinic is lead by Chris Maddren our resident strength and conditioning coach. Chris offers a very under utilised aspect of training in cycling. Chris will create you a programme aimed at increasing strength and mobility and undoing some of the imbalances cycling can cause. Strength Clinic aims to make you a more robust and complete athlete without compromising your important training on the bike.  

Grit Academy Starting at $20/pw 

The Grit Academy membership allows you to have access to the online members area and phone app which has articles and forms created by logan and members within the group. Plus Grit events and group training sessions. These include skills clinics, group challenges and training sessions as well as support at selected events.

Meet Our Team

Logan Mort 

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

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