Our Coaches

Our coaching staff brings decades of experience in swimming, cycling, running, and triathlon with certifications from USA Triathlon and USA Cycling.

Christy Lausch, Co-founder, Head Coach
Christy leverages 20 years of multisport experience, holds USA Triathlon Level 1, USA Triathlon Level 2 and USA Triathlon Youth & Junior coaching certifications, and is a USA Triathlon talent identification liaison. Christy leads the Junior Elite Women's Select Camp at the Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs and is a regular instructor for USA Triathlon Coaching Education's Youth & Junior coaching certification program. As Head Coach, Christy oversees Mini Cow Tri's Development, Competition and High Performance Teams.

Brian Lausch, Co-founder, USA Triathlon Certified Race Director
Brian is a USA Triathlon Certified Race Director and race directs the Columbia Association Kids Triathlon and Nottingham Kids Triathlon and is Camp Director of USA Triathlon's Mid-Atlantic Region Junior Elite Skills Camp. Brian also project manages the Maryland Youth Triathlon Series and is a contractor with Virginia Maryland Triathlon Series, Racine MultiSports and Greater Maryland Tour de Cure.

Jake Fox, Assistant Coach
Jake is a competitive age group triathlete and holds USA Triathlon Level 1 and USA Triathlon Youth & Junior coaching certifications, and is a USA Cycling Level 3 coach. In 2017, Jake qualified for and competed at the [draft-legal] ITU Age Group World Championship in Rotterdam Netherlands. Jake is in his sixth year as an Assistant Coach with Mini Cow Tri.

Frank Fitzpatrick, Assistant Coach
Frank is a former elementary and current middle school teacher in Montgomery County, Maryland, and holds USA Triathlon Level 1 and USA Triathlon Youth & Junior coaching certifications. Frank is in his fifth year as an Assistant Coach and leads Mini Cow Tri's Development Team.

Kevin Levi-Goerlich, Assistant Coach
Kevin is a Physical Therapy graduate student at University of Maryland Eastern Shore and holds a USA Triathlon Level 1 coaching certification. In 2014, Kevin raced at the IRONMAN World Championship in only his second ever M-Dot race, the first being IRONMAN Lake Placid where he raced to first place in his age group. Kevin is in his fourth year as Assistant Coach and assists with Mini Cow Tri's High Performance Team, MC Elite.