At Intrepid, we firmly believe in the principle that every client is truly unique, and their training program should be a reflection of their individuality. Our dedicated and experienced trainers take an individualized approach to create programs that are tailored specifically to the goals and needs of each client. We take into careful consideration factors such as fitness level, previous injuries, and personal preferences to meticulously craft a program that is not only highly effective but also enjoyable and fulfilling.
Our comprehensive process begins with an initial orientation meeting, which serves as an invaluable opportunity for us to introduce ourselves, establish a personal connection, and engage in open and honest discussions about our backgrounds, experiences, and most importantly, our clients’ goals. During this crucial meeting, we take the time to genuinely understand our clients’ needs, preferences, and expectations. We firmly believe that building a solid foundation of mutual understanding and trust is absolutely essential to the success of any long-term relationship, and this orientation meeting serves as the vital first step towards achieving that goal. We actively encourage our clients to ask any questions they may have and to provide us with as much information as possible, enabling us to create a customized plan that truly caters to their unique needs and aspirations.
Following the initial orientation meeting, we embark on a comprehensive movement assessment as an integral part of our personal training process. This assessment serves as a treasure trove of valuable information about our clients’ movement patterns, strengths, weaknesses, and any existing imbalances that may need to be addressed.
During this assessment, we employ a diverse range of tests and exercises to meticulously evaluate various aspects of our clients’ mobility, stability, and overall movement quality. With a keen eye for detail, we carefully observe how our clients perform fundamental movements such as squats, lunges, and hinge patterns, paying meticulous attention to their form, range of motion, and any potential compensations or restrictions that may be present.
Armed with the findings from the comprehensive movement assessment, our highly skilled trainers are able to pinpoint specific areas that may require additional attention or modifications within the training program. For instance, if a client demonstrates limited mobility in their hips, we can seamlessly incorporate targeted mobility exercises to enhance their range of motion. Similarly, if a client exhibits imbalances in their upper body strength, we possess the expertise to design and implement exercises that effectively address those imbalances, fostering a well-rounded and harmonious fitness journey.
Beyond its immediate impact on program customization, the movement assessment also serves as a crucial baseline for tracking progress over time. By periodically reassessing movement patterns, we are able to closely monitor improvements, identify areas that may require further development, and seamlessly adjust the program accordingly. This dynamic and iterative approach ensures that our clients experience continuous growth and progress, while simultaneously minimizing the risk of injury and setbacks.
At Intrepid, the safety and effectiveness of our clients’ training programs are our utmost priority. The meticulously detailed movement assessment allows us to create a highly personalized plan that not only takes into account their unique capabilities and goals but also ensures that they achieve optimal results, all while minimizing the risk of injury and maximizing their overall well-being.
By harnessing the invaluable information gathered from the movement assessment, coupled with the profound insights gained during the orientation meeting, we are able to guarantee that each and every client receives an impeccably tailored program that aligns seamlessly with their unique capabilities, goals, and aspirations. This deeply personalized approach not only maximizes the efficacy and efficiency of their fitness journey but also fosters a sense of empowerment and fulfillment, ultimately leading to an enduring and transformative experience.
- Josh Waterman; Director of Marketing/Training