Welcome to Echelon Sports Performance Cycling And Pilates

Cycling Coaching, Camps and Trips

Pilates And Personal Fitness Training Littleton

2018 Camps And Trips



A fun, relaxing cycling VACATION! How many vacations do you take, where you get to eat delicious food, enjoy fanatstic wine and at the end of the trip, you come home more fit and don't gain a pound? That is why you will love this trip! Induging in great food, wine, relaxing rides in THE most beautiful loction. This will be our 12th year! Why do we keep coming back to this same location? Because the Veneto is THE most beautiful place in all of Italy to ride a bicycle! Bassano Del Grappa, Marostica, Valdobiaddene and MORE! The hotel we use is at the foot of Monte Grappa in Borso Del Grappa, the Garden Relais - an absolutely BEAUTIFUL hotel with an incredible spa, indoor, outdoor pools and a restaurant that is the REAL deal - true Italian cuisine - the pasta, pizza, risotto, sea food, salads, vegetarian dishes, and the wine! Delicioso! Monte Grappa is also the start of the Dolomites and our location offers an unlimited variety of absolutely gorgeous riding. We will dine at other restaurants as well, that offer INCREDIBLE food and wine like you have never tasted before. We will enjoy day trips to surrounding towns and villages including Venice - and MORE! Cost is $5700 per couple, or $3400 for a single room. Includes 9 nights, two dinners, "Benvenuti Reception," HUGE breakfast, use of pools (spa services extra cost), and internet - guided rides too. Deposit of $500 per person on or before May 1, 2018 (non refundable after May 20, 2018). Balance due July 20, 2018. Call 303.591.3812 for more information. This trip is limited! 10 participants maximum - we often sell out, so first to deposit secures their spot! Click here for information

WINTER IN MAUI!!! January 9 to 13, 2018 Click here for information

Short sleeves, shorts, no underlay, hat or gloves needed! Come ride in the sun and warm, humid air of Maui! The West Maui Loop, Wailea, Lahaina, Makawao, Kula, Haleakala, the BEACH! Take a break from winter and join us! Guided rides and instruction, training plans provided for the rest of the winter to help prepare you for the upcoming 2018 season. $700. Call 303-591-3812 for more details.

Other 2018 Camps

2018 SOLVANG Dates: TBC Click here for information

A "true" training camp. Plan on about 55,000 feet of climbing, and about 700 miles. The goal for 2018, 60,000 feet! This camp fills EVERY year (9 participants max) so book early! Call 303.591.3812 to reserve your spot - sooner the better! 9 nights, Single room $3,400, shared room $2,375. $500 deposit due by January 31, 2018 but the earlier you get it in, the better to save your spot!


Based in Littleton, Colorado Nanci Carter (with over twenty years of experience) offers one on one personal training. Her certifications include AFAA and iMX = Pilates Reformer / Matt, offering personal one on one weight training, iMX Pilates reformer workouts and aerobic conditioning. Call 303-638-1207 to book your appointment!

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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!