Ben Turits is the coach of the Duke University Cycling Team, and a Licensed Massage Therapist in North Carolina. He is the current team director for the Southeast Region USAC Talent ID team at the Tour de L’Abitibi. An elite cyclist Ben has been racing since he was 13 years old. He has raced for the Jamis Mountainbike Team as a Junior from 1997-1999 In 2002 Ben spent time in Europe racing for Eric Gibeaux’s Elite Amateur team based in Tours France. After Europe he spent most of his 20’s racing on the Road for various elite teams in the Mid- Atlantic. Ben has coached USAC and Collegiate Cycling, and Mountainbike athletes to multiple podiums over the years. He loves to work with athletes of all skill levels from beginner cyclists to Gran Fondo riders, to intermediate and elite level cyclists of all ages.
Ben is constantly in motion, trying anything fitness oriented, he is an avid climber and surfer and just enjoys being outside.
Ben Graduated from Bucknell University with a BA in Environmental Science and is a Graduate of the Therapeutic Massage program at Wake Tech. He is currently a USAC Level 2 Coach and a Licensed Massage Therapist.