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WE KNOW ATHLETES
Athletic Republic’s certified performance trainers have the passion and sports-science knowledge to safely improve your athleticism. Our more than 500 performance trainers are constantly furthering our proven methods to help athletes reach their goals.  Because we believe developing athletes is best done in small groups, we provide a trainer to athlete ratio of 1:5.  This allows the trainer to customize a program for each athlete’s individual strengths and weaknesses.
James Dearth Co-Owner has 12 years of NFL experience as a Tight End and a Long snapper, playing for the Cleveland Browns (Drafted 6th Round 1999), Tennessee Titans, New York Jets, and San Diego Chargers. He also earned a degree in Exercise Science at Tarleton State University where he was a two time All-American in football and in Track.
Derrick Blaylock Co-Owner was a running back at Stephen F. Austin prior to going to the Kansas City Chiefs in the 5th round of the 2001 NFL draft. He played 7 years in the NFL for the Chiefs, New York Jets, and Washington Redskins
Our Facility is 13,000 square feet that has cutting edge Proprietary equipment and 25 years of Sports Science to help us make athletes the best they can possibly be at their sport.