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"Knowledge is the key to improving your cycling performance."

- CPT mission statement -

Personal Trainers Woodburn OR

Personal trainers provide clients with fitness assessments, physical fitness improvement, nutritional guidelines and more. See below to find local personal trainers in Woodburn that give access to fitness plans that involve aerobic exercise, flexibility training, and resistance exercise, as well as advice and content on strength training and marathon preparation.

Anytime Fitness Woodburn, OR
(503) 984-0423
2247 Country Club Road
Woodburn, OR
Programs & Services
24-hr Operations, Cardio Equipment, Circuit Training, Elliptical Trainers, Free Weights, Parking, Personal Training, Spinning, Stair Climber, Stationary Bikes, Treadmill, Weight Machines

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Nature's Sunshine Distributor
(503) 364-0538
1826 Lancaster Dr NE
Salem, OR
Herbalist, Personal Trainer

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Canby Snap Fitness
(503) 266-5515
1109 SW 1st Avenue
Canby, OR
Programs & Services
Circuit Training, Elliptical Trainers, Free Weights, Personal Training, Pilates, Stair Climber, Stationary Bikes, Towel Service, Treadmill, Weight Machines

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Wilsonville Bally Total Fitness
30050 SW Town Center Loop W
Wilsonville, OR
Programs & Services
Basketball, Bilingual staff, Cardio Equipment, Child Center, Group Exercise Studio, Parking, Personal Training, Pilates, Pool, Raquetball, Reaction Cycling, Sauna, Steam Room, Tanning, Whirl Pool, Yoga

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Golds Gym
(503) 538-0747
1150 Industrial Pkwy
Newberg, OR
Diesel Fitness
(503) 981-8557
1755 Mount Hood Ave # 130
Woodburn, OR
Courthouse Athletic Clubs
(503) 585-2582
4132 Devonshire Ct NE
Salem, OR
Bally Total Fitness
(503) 682-3550
30050 SW Town Center Loop W
Wilsonville, OR
Mah-Ann's Pro Fitness
(503) 393-1080
3700 River Rd N Ste 9
Keizer, OR
Personal Trainer

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Courthouse Athletic Club
(503) 588-2582
117 Mcnary Estates Dr N
Keizer, OR
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Finding a Coach


Good coaching combines an understanding of the science of exercise physiology with the art of getting the most out of the athlete. A great coach will:

1) Understand basic human physiology and the scientific methods used to confirm or discard hypotheses to how the human body responds to the challenges of training and competing.

2) Understand the mind-body connection including the psychology of the maximizing athletic performance, how the "placebo" effect can be used to maximum advantage, visualization techniques, and believing in ones own best abilities.

3) Understand the athlete he/she is working with and methodically applying the an individualized program which combines the right balance of #1 and #2.

We, as individuals, can study and understand exercise physiology as well as the aspects of sports psychology that play a role in all athletic pursuits. We can even apply a methodical training program based on programs we've heard or read about. BUT we cannot easily identify our own weaknesses and put our personal physical and psychological needs in perspective - we need an independent opinion that is objectively (and sometimes brutally) honest as to those aspects of our performance that are lacking.

A recreational athlete can use the information on this web site to improve their performance and enjoy the benefits of cycling. However, to reach our maximum potential in competitive events, we will need an objective and honest coach, whether it is a riding compatriot or a paid professional.

Understanding the above requirements to be a great coach will help you to ask the right questions in your search. This means checking on their credentials in understanding exercise physiology (you want a coach that bases his or her program on objective information, not just the fad of the day), understanding their approach to the problems of the athlete's psyche, and asking for references from past pupils as to the coach's ability to understand individ...

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