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TLT Team......

Dean Hughes – Triathlon & Cycling Expert/Head Coach

  • Head Coach Dean Hughes and Co Founder of Tri La Tania is a Level 3 British Triathlon Coach and British Cycling Coach and has gained various/personal training qualifications from 25 years of experience in the health and fitness industry working with organisations as British Triathlon Federation (full time coaching position), British Cycling (full time coaching position), David Lloyd and the British Army as a Physical Training Instructor

  • Throughout this experience Dean has coached individuals and groups of various ages and ability to achieve their goals; from swimming a first length of front crawl, completing a novice distance triathlon to achieving qualification for age groups World Championships at Ironman distance


  1.  - Level 3 British Triathlon Federation Coach

  • - British Cycling Coach

  • - East Midlands Regional Academy Coach

  • - Founded and developed district Triathlon club, also forming an Academy to encourage the talent of the younger members of the club, a large percentage going on to compete nationally and professionally.


Award Winning Coach: From these achievements Dean has been awarded British Triathlon Triathlon National and Regional Coach of the Year.

Competing: As an athlete he has competed in all triathlon distance including Ironman, various marathons (sub 3 hours), ultra-marathons, duathlons, adventure races and has represented GB at the Age Group World Championships. Dean has also competed in the Marmotte 3 times, his personal best achieving a very respectful time of just over 7 hours.

Rebecca Hughes  – Camp manager/Key Contact/Experienced Cyclist in the Alps

With a history of helping run her family business for the past 8 years, Rebecca now ensures the smooth running of the training camps and all the administration and organisation that goes with it. Rebecca is the one to contact should you have any questions and will always try to ensure you’re looked after and enjoying yourself.


Having competed in triathlon races at varying distances, Rebecca has recently concentrated mainly on her cycling and completed her first La Marmotte in the Alps July 2015. 

After having her first baby in June 2016, Rebecca is keen to attempt the La Marmotte in 2017.