meet the team



Leanne, a previous guest of Tri-Topia and now co-owner is coached by Ironman World Champion Luc Van Lierde and looking to go pro in 2019. Impressively, She placed 1st amateur at IM70.3 Almere 2016, IM70.3 Vichy 2016 and 2nd place in her age-group at the Kona IM World Championships 2017. Leanne's coaching is enhanced by her vast experience in the sport and will be happy to share her personal experiences with you during your stay. Leanne is also a certified IRONMAN Coach.

Hugh is also a keen triathlete and used Tri-Topia as the perfect training environment. He was able to complete his first Ironman 70.3 in Vichy 2017. He placed 3rd in his age-group at Bahrain IM 70.3 2018.


A qualified BTF Coach, he looks to engage others in the sport he is passionate about. Hugh is also an experienced bike mechanic - with his engineering background he can find a solution to any bike-related problem whilst you're out in France.



Suzy is our onsite massage therapist specialising in sports massage, relaxation massage and reflexology. She is a fully qualified therapist with 15 years experience.


During your stay a sports massage is beneficial to prepare the body for the weeks training or promote recovery and also injury prevention. If you are looking just for relaxation, a deep relaxation massage or reflexology session may be for you.

Part-time lifeguard, part-time yoga teacher you'll find Pippa joining in with most sessions. She's an enthusiastic young dog with a passion for running and is slowly building her distance to be able to complete her first 10km. Relaxing in the garden, or powering up and down the swimming pool you'll always have some great company.


Never one to be on her own, she enjoys meeting guests each week and making some new friends.

Want to join the team?

If you are interested in joining us for a future season, and you are a talented chef, coach and/or a hosts/hostess we would love to hear from you. If you are interested send us an e-mail.

8 La Vallée

36300 Ingrandes


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