CTOWN Fundamentals is our exciting introduction to the world of exercise, nutrition, weightlifting, and functional movement. It will prepare you to reach your highest possible level of fitness. You and your coach will determine your exact session plan at your first meeting. Each person and their goals are unique so your personal Fundamentals path with be created just for you, your goals and the program that you are trying to enter at CTOWN.
Our primary goal in these one-on-one or small group sessions is to prepare you to join our group classes with confidence and a good base of strength. We will identify your own unique strengths and weaknesses, some of which are yet unknown, to hone preexisting skills and begin to improve on the things that are holding you back from reaching your goals. You will also be matched up with a Coach for Life who will be your fitness and lifestyle mentor. You will learn how to lift safely and efficiently with lighter weights with a focus on developing a strong technical base. We will slowly add more movements and heavier weight once you are ready.
Each session will end with a metcon (a heart pumping workout) which will allow us to measure your progress. Under our guidance, you’ll have the chance to push yourself and put your new skills to the test. This program brings results! During CTOWN Fundamentals, your body and your mindset will change for the better. We encourage you to take before and after pictures to help capture your transformation.
In CTOWN Health and Performance classes, elements of gymnastics, Olympic weightlifting, powerlifting, sprinting, rowing and jumping are all combined into one program to help you achieve your goals. This is our most popular program here at CTOWN. You will simultaneously develop your endurance, stamina, strength, flexibility, power, speed, agility, balance, coordination, and accuracy. In just 3 days a week, you will develop a new found confidence for everything you do.
Love fitness and being active but could do without the barbell work? CTOWN FitCon is a comprehensive, high-intensity training program designed to get you in the best shape of your life FAST, regardless of your current ability. Led by our expert coaches, you will be guided through a dynamic, multi-part workout (never the same twice) to build strength, speed, and endurance using a high intensity functional fitness model. By excluding some of the more complex barbell and gymnastics movements the CTOWN FitCon program allows you to get maximum results, without being restricted by the higher skill movement patterns and sequences.
Open gym consists of practice and workout sessions that are self-guided. Most often athletes are following a specific full body workout routine either designed or provided by CTOWN or authorized by us. Open gym can be used for a variety of purposes include full program implementation or accessory program work. The focus can be on strength, conditioning, technique, mobility or other areas that are part of an athlete’s goals and strategic plan.
SFE helps you get stronger. Without question, overall strength gains are the key to maximizing your results. SFE introduces a basic set of barbell weightlifting movements to you with a specific focus running in 6 week cycles. The changing focus keeps thing fresh and new but gives you enough time to start to feel really comfortable working with the barbell. Each class consists of warm-up, strength training, metabolic conditioning and a suggested cool down. Your sweat angel on the floor will be proof of your attendance.
Let’s face it – convenience and flexibility are often the keys to successful adherence to a program and to achieving one’s goals on time. Through the combination of Open Gym and Off Peak Access, CTOWN is the only gym of its kind in the Cleveland area to fully support athletic and fitness goals through our hybrid model of group, individualized and personalized programming and coaching and flexible facility access. We offer 24/7 access to our facilities for screen and qualified participants. As always, your safety is a top priority in all that we do.
Every client is different. The most effective and efficient way to reach your personal goals is to have a personal plan developed with your coach. At any level, this is the best option for those that are serious and committed to their goals.
Below are some sample focus areas for CTOWN Personalized Coaching:
At CTOWN, we’re dedicated to helping our athletes in all aspects of health and wellness. Personalized physical therapy programs are a key component in maintaining optimal musculoskeletal health.
Here are a few of the services we offer in-house:
These services are available at CTOWN or at one of our two partner locations in Ohio City and Strongsville.
CTOWN Combatives is all about turning your body into a force of powerful confidence, self-defense, and situational awareness.This class is a blend of many tutelages, styles and lineages of martial arts and is designed to teach you how to keep yourself and those you protect safe in a bad situation. We highly recommend this class for all of our CTOWN members.
CTOWN Weightlifting is a program designed around the sport of weightlifting and specifically the clean and jerk and the snatch. These lifts are used in our performance program as well. CTOWN weightlifting is the ideal environment for anyone who wants to master these complex lifts. Here you will focus on form, technique and learning how your specific body type impacts how you lift. We are a USAW affiliate club with USAW certified coaches.