Simon began his athletic career as an elite level swimmer in his home country of Australia. In 2008 Simon came to the U.S. as a professional cyclist and in 2009 was part of an eight-man team that broke the World Record for the fastest RAAM finish. He has been coaching full time since 2010 and is a USA Cycling and USAT Triathlon Level 1 Coach.
He has coached athletes from beginner to Olympic and World Champions and his athletes have been named to numerous Team USA World Championship and UCI World Cup rosters in both triathlon and cycling. Simon was a podium endurance coach for British Cycling during the last Olympic cycle with six of his athletes winning gold medals on the road and track. His attention to detail, focus on technique, belief in purposed training, and proactive focus on injury prevention helps bring a happy, healthy and well-prepared athlete to the start line to accomplish their goals.