Welcome to Echelon Sports Performance

We Offer Coaching, Training, Riding, Camps and Trips Throughout The World!

2014 Camps

September 20-29, 2014 "Prosecco Gran Fondo" Cycling Vacation!

This is a true VACATION! We ride in the most beautiful places in all of Italy, enjoy incredible food and wine, visit wineries, Venice and MORE! Cost is $2550 per participant or if you are a couple with one participating, $3550. Deposit of $500 is due May 15, 2014, (non refundable after July 1, 2014) balance due August 20, 2014. Call 303.591.3812 for more information.

November 6th to the 9th, 2014 - 3rd Annual "T.D." Fall Camp. Click here for information

December 10th to the 14th, 2014 - Tucson Camp Click here for information

2015 Camps and Trips

MAUI! Women's Cycling Camp, January 8th to the 13th, Men's Camp 13th to the 17th, 2015 Click here for information

SOLVANG Dates: March 27 to April 4 2015 Click here for information

This will be our 10th year in Solvang - and for GOOD reason! A "true" training camp. We climbed 60,000 feet in 2014, in 700 miles. The goal for 2015, 65,000 feet! This camp fills every year (10 participants max) so book early! Call 303.591.3812 to reserve your spot - sooner the better!

Michaels wife, Nanci Carter who has over twenty years experience in group fitness and personal training as an AFAA Certified Instructor offers personal, one on one training as well.

Echelon Sports Performance located at the foot of the Rocky Mountains in Littleton, Colorado was founded in 1994 by Michael Carter, a Certified USA Cycling "Elite" Level Coach and former professional cyclist. Some of Michaels accomplishments include ranked #1 US PRO 1990, all three "Grand Tours," Tour De France, Giro D'Italia, and Vuelta Espagna, 2009 RADWELT World Champion, four-time World Master's Hill Climb Champion and a former National Champion.

"It is all about the pursuit of excellence. My goal is to guide, direct and optimize each athlete's program so that they can realize their maximum potential."
- Michael Carter

Training Camps

We offer Group or Private Custom Camps which offer one on one time with Michael where you can customize the camp to your needs. You can chose what area of cycling you want to work on or, you can simply sign up and as you ride with Michael, the areas that you want to work on can be tailored to meet whatever areas you decide you want to work on. Get more information here.


Coaching Services

The workouts are designed by Michael Carter, who draws upon not only his academic education, but also on the more than 30 years of racing, coaching experience and as a team director for amatuers, women and professionals. Michael started out as a "Category 4" in 1982. Through training, and the proper guidance Michael was named as one of the top three climbers in the world by L'Equipe Magazine.



Michael Carter

2009 “Radwelt” World Champion - Road and Hill Climb!