Joel Filliol is internationally recognized as one of triathlon’s most successful performance leaders. From Olympic Games, to Senior World Championships, and across disciplines from Junior, Development, ITU, Non-Drafting and Ironman, Joel has guided athletes and Federations to world class success at the highest levels.

Joel currently serves the Federazione Italiana Triathlon in the role of Olympic Performance Director, guiding Italy's top athletes towards Tokyo 2020. 

Joel also works with his independent elite multi-national triathlon squad #JFTcrew  consisting of Olympic athletes focusing on the ITU World Triathlon Series that have delivered more that 65 WTS podium performances, 12 overall WTS Medallists including 3 World Elite Championships.

Previously Joel served Triathlon Canada as National Senior Coach and Beijing 2008 Olympic Coach, where he guided Canadian Simon Whitfield to the Silver Medal, and British Triathlon as Head Coach. 

Champions are all around us, all you have to do is train them properly
— A. Lydiard