Ivan O'Gorman provides an array of services for cyclists and triathletes designed to improve preparation and performance. IOG clients range from novice athletes just entering their sport to experienced age-group athletes and Olympic/professional competitors. No matter the ability or skill level, Ivan's approach to bike fit, performance advising and equipment consulting creates confidence, allowing athletes to maximize their potential.
Ivan has been a Certified Retül Fitter since 2010 regularly working with recreational cyclists, mountain bikers and triathletes of all levels, as well as WorldTour professional cycling teams, professional triathletes and Olympians. Using the latest tools and technology developed by Retül along with fit methodologies of both Retül and Specialized Body Geometry, Ivan provides riders with a customized on-bike position to achieve efficiency and maximize performance.
Retül Fütbeds are cycling-specific insoles that increase comfort and stability for the rider. An alternative to off-the-shelf solutions, Fütbeds are customized and molded on-site for the rider. This service includes an evaluation and one pair of custom-molded cycling insoles designed to fit the shoes your bring to your appointment.
Ivan works with clients to improve their understanding of how the relationship between bike fit and equipment selection impacts aerodynamics, power output, efficiency and overall performance. In addition to Ivan's use of advanced fit tools and techniques, his experiences in the Specialized wind tunnel and working with Alphamantis aero testing technology ensure his clients have access to a broad knowledge base that will help them meet their goals.
A consistent presence at World Tour cycling team camps, elite triathlon training camps and endurance sports gatherings has cemented Ivan's place as a leader in the industry. His knowledge of bike fit and performance has been put to use in support of numerous road cyclists, mountain bikers and triathletes, and has given him the opportunity to work with teams and athletes at the highest levels of sport including Team Cannondale-Garmin, Orica-GreenEDGE, USA Triathlon and countless elite long-course triathletes. In addition to hands-on fit services, Ivan is also available to speak with groups about bike fit and cycling performance.
A strong desire to help companies tailor their technologies and product concepts to meet the needs of athletes has led Ivan to work with a number of endurance sports companies around the globe. Ivan has worked with industry-leading brands to influence how the products they develop impact performance of athletes at all levels. His ability to understand the relationship between a product and an athlete's performance is invaluable to these companies.