Welcome to Max Testa Training, where the desire to achieve myriad athletic performance goals meets scientifically -based, individualized, and proven training methods. Achieve your greatest athletic aptitude, whether you are a novice desiring to learn, an enthusiast focused on improving fitness or an elite competitor seeking that top ten finish.
Max Testa is a sports medicine physician whose methodology emphasizes the importance of a fine-tuned human engine to help athletes reach peak performance. In Max’s words, “athletes get distracted trying to lighten the weight of their bike or become more aerodynamic, yet they forget to check their own engine and implement quality training that affects the running of that engine”. His unique sports medicine background and extensive European training in exercise physiology give Max profound insight into and expertise with effective training and implementation methods to reach the acme of performance.
Max Testa has worked for 29 years with professional cycling teams as a team physician. He began in 1986 with the American 7-Eleven Professional Cycling Team and continued with Motorola, MG TechnoGym, Mapei, and currently supports the BMC Racing Team as Chief Medical Director. He has participated as coach and team physician in over 30 grand tours, including Tour de France, Giro d’Italia, Tour of Spain, and prominent one day races such as World Championships for both American professional and national team cyclists and the Classic northern European, Tour of Flanders and Paris Roubaix.
Max Testa’s wealth of practical knowledge, keen insight, and valuable skill comes from working with elite, international-level cyclists, including Cadel Evans (2011 Tour de France winner and 2009 World champion); Tejay van Garderen (2014 Tour de France 5th place finisher, 2013 Tour of California and 2013,2014 USA Pro Cycling Challenge winner); Greg Van Avermaet (Tour de France stage 13 victory 2015, 3rd place finisher Paris-Roubaix and Tour of Flanders, 2015) Levi Leipheimer(2011 winner of the Tour of Switzerland, Tour of Utah and the USA Pro Cycling Challenge); Andy Hampsten (only American to win the Tour of Italy); Davis Phinney (multiple Tour de France stage winner); and Paolo Bettini (Italian 2004 Olympic gold medalist).
Max now wants to share this information with any athlete who desires to reach their highest athletic potential. Take the guess work out of developing an exercise plan. Let Max Testa Training guide you to your next personal best!