About Coach Joan & Rise Endurance

Head Coach Joan Scrivanich is experienced, well-educated, and approachable.

Our training is scientifically based and athlete-centered so that you can reach your full potential.

About Coach Joan & Rise Endurance
Coach Joan earned her Master’s Degree in Exercise Physiology from the Ivy League
research university Columbia University in New York City. She also holds coaching certifications from USA Triathlon, IRONMAN, USA Track & Field, and the highly respected National Strength & Conditioning Association.

Coach Joan’s scientifically based training and athlete-centered approach to coaching has successfully empowered athletes to reach their potential and has taught her athletes how to reach the finish line faster.  
Read our Athlete Testimonials and find out what our athletes have to say.

In addition to coaching runners and triathletes, Joan also does Online Personal Training and both coaches & mentors other coaches. Before becoming a full-time coach, she worked in the healthcare field at the nation’s top ranked hospitals in New York City.

Joan has been an endurance athlete for over 25 years and has experience training & racing for About Coach Joan Scrivanich & Rise Enduranceeverything from the Mile to the Marathon and Sprint Triathlons to the Ironman. She had the privilege of competing at a competitive division I college in both cross country and track.  Before that, she competed in high school cross country and track and as a kid she swam for a top ranked local swim club.

Joan is an author and writer. She has written Injury-Proof Your Run and is a contributing writer for USA Triathlon Magazine, USA Triathlon’s Multisport Zone and Triathlon Lifestyle Magazine.  She has also been interviewed for Runner’s World.  

Education & Certifications

Master’s Degree in Applied Exercise Physiology from Columbia University

Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology and Biology from Seton Hall University

USA Triathlon Level 1 Certified Coach

USA Track & Field Level 1 Certified Coach

NSCA Certified Strength & Conditioning Specialist

NSCA – Certified Personal Trainer

IRONMAN Certified Coach

TrainingPeaks Level 2 Certified Coach

Basic Cardiac Life Support 

USA Triathlon Certified CoachUSA Track & Field certified coachIronman Certified CoachTrainingPeaks Certified CoachCertified Strength & Conditioning SpecialistNSCA-Certified Personal Trainer