04 Feb Endurance Innovation 90 – Rich Lang of Spok’d
Spok’d founder and CEO Richard Lang joins us this week to explain his company’s approach to algorithm-assisted cycling coaching.
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- 1:30 Richard Lang and the history of Spok’d
- 4:00 the challenges of building an algorithm-driven coaching platform
- 8:45 the trouble with subjective scores
- 11:45 the Spok’d approach to incorporating subjective metrics
- 13:30 Spok’d inputs
- Rider assessment
- Season goals and the plan builder
- Availability to train
- 20:00 aligning expectation with reality
- 25:00 keeping it simple
- 31:45 beyond cycling
- 38:45 next steps for Spok’d
- 40:15 a collaborative framework between Spok’d and human coaches