Next 90 Days Wellness Challenge

Live the Next 90 Days, Like the First 30 Days in 2020

I have not had a chance to read her second book, Stop Apologizing by Rachel Hollis, but I did read her first book, Girl Wash Your Face and I loved it! Life is chaotic and it’s hard to balance everything at once. She really put it into perspective that you take a step back, breathe, […]

Team Training HIIT

HIIT Training | Understanding Zones and Heart Rate

Originally published May 3, 2018. Updated September 27, 2019. There has been a lot of buzz in the fitness community about HIIT (High intensity interval training) and using your heart rate to determine your intensity. For the longest time we have exercised without much thought as to what our heart rate is or why it […]

Benefits of Barbell Training

Overcoming Adversity and the Benefits of Barbell Training

When entering a gym, one of the first things that you will notice is the vast difference in training styles. As a new member, this can be mentally and visually overwhelming. What do you try first? How do you know what will fit you best? The answer is simple: try it all. In my experience, […]

Trying Something New is Good for Your Overall Health

Can you believe that September is already here? Some of you may be starting to “Fall into Fitness” by adding a new a fitness/wellness routine to your life, or you may have already one established but need a nudge to try something new. Our September Challenge is for all of you! I challenge you to […]

4 Tips for Finding the Right Fitness Program for You

Updated – Originally published 05/30/2017 In this ever changing and growing industry of fitness, new and exciting workout trends are popping up all the time. High Intensity Interval Training (HIIT), heart rate zone training, kettlebell, CrossFit and hot yoga are just to name a few. The options are endless when choosing which type of program […]

What is Health Coaching and How Can it Help Me?

What is Health Coaching and How Can it Help Me?

At Performance Health & Fitness, all members (including trial members) receive our complimentary Smart Start Program. The program is designed to provide our new members with the tools to get a great start on making lasting lifestyle changes, and consists of 4 sessions with our certified fitness and health experts. Some participants finish the program thinking… ok […]

Wellness Challenge - Cardio Bingo

Cardio Bingo Wellness Challenge

Our next free Monthly Wellness Challenge is all about cardio. No, that doesn’t mean a daily meeting with a treadmill or elliptical. Cardio can be any combinations of things – even things you may have never thought of or tried. We’re adding a new spin to this month’s challenge. INCENTIVE. When you download our free […]

Niki Wiltfang, Performance Health & Fitness member testimonial

Member Testimonial: Nikki Wiltfang drops 45lbs with Dedication to Healthy Eating, Strength Training, and Cardio

Not Like The Others Amana nurse makes getting in shape priority, now reaping the rewards Like many other people, Nikki Wiltfang was a working mother of three young children who found herself tired, out of shape, and stuck in the grind of a hectic life. In January, like many other people, Wiltfang resolved to make healthy changes […]

The Burpee: It's a Love/Hate Relationship

The Burpee: It’s a Love/Hate Relationship + our 30-Day Burpee Challenge

Burpees… Where the heck did this “wonderful” exercise come from? Back in 1940 a physiologist by the name of Royal Huddleston Burpee was working on his PhD at Columbia University. His thesis was surrounded by creating a bodyweight exercise that could be used to assess the fitness level in non-active adults. Now for those that […]

Be Like Gumby and Take Your Health & Mobility to the Next Level

In the fitness industry we talk a lot about how to achieve the results you are looking for with a good balance of cardiovascular training and strength training but sometimes we forget about the importance of mobility or stretching on a regular basis. I will be the first to admit that this is part of […]

Tom P

Since joining Performance, I have made huge gains. The process of recovering from knee surgery has been much easier because of the expertise of the Performance staff in helping me get back to full strength. I would recommend this gym to anyone.*

Kim C

Performance Fitness Member

“I joined Performance and it has changed my life. Gone are the days when I dreaded trying on clothes at the store, Thanks to Performance, I feel like a super fit mom.”*

Seth D

Performance Fitness Member

Under the guidance of trainers, I have been able to decrease my 5K time from 28 minutes to under 20 minutes in just 2 years.  I have also lost 30 pounds while increasing strength, endurance and power.*

Connie R

Training over the last few years at Performance has been the best health decision I have ever made.  Leslie, my current trainer, keeps me on track to stay fit and strong, makes our sessions interesting and challenging, and is always positive, even when I have setbacks.*

Barry C Testimonial
Barry C

Performance Fitness Member

“I am a competitive cyclist and have been in personal training at Performance for 6 years. The best part about the trainers is that they know our medical histories very well.  Leslie is great at modifying a training session specifically to each individual person’s limitations so as to avoid injury.”*

Pat S

Performance Fitness Member

“I’m retired and enjoy a full, active life. This is due, in no small part, to the time I spend at Performance. The group classes provide a great workout and lots of variety. Plus, a fun way to meet new friends!”*

*Results may vary