Helene holds a BS degree in Physical Education and an MS in Education. She has been Physical Education teacher since 2001, first at Abraham Lincoln HS in Brooklyn, and currently at Syracuse University. She was the Swim Coach at Lincoln from 2009-2011 and the Cross Country and Track coach from 2001-2008. She is a USA Cycling Level 3 Coach, and a Volunteer Lead Coach for Girls on the Run. Helene was a competitive triathlete from 1999-2008, racing Nationals at both the Olympic and Half Iron Distance. Helene coached cyclists, runners and triathletes for City Coach while in New York City, and continues to oversee the staffing for our group training operation from her new home in Syracuse.