Origin Fitness Empower is a series of business growth and networking events for fitness professionals. The next Empower event will take place on Sunday 27th November 2016.
What Will You Learn?
Learn from leading fitness industry experts about the latest fitness training, communication, sales and marketing techniques that will raise awareness, drive more qualified leads and help you take your business to the next level.
Who is Speaking?
Chris Burgess - Lift the Bar
As an experienced trainer and gym owner, Chris Burgess has quickly become a go-to figure in the industry for personal trainers looking for help and advice in building a successful business. Through his Lift the Bar community, Chris has built a support network and has provided countless trainers with the tools needed to succeed in this industry.
Presentation: Creating a World Class Customer Experience
Julie Gillespie - Training for Success
Julie Gillespie is a certified coach, NLP practitioner and trained psychometric tester. She brings a wealth of knowledge from a variety of high profile roles within the UK and abroad. Julie's expertise lies in maximising people’s potential and income generation. She is an experienced trainer and manages her own company, Training for Success, where she delivers coaching and training in communication, service and sales.
Presentation: How to Create a Growth Mindset
Marc Keys - Edinburgh Rugby
Marc Keys is a professional strength and conditioning coach for Edinburgh Rugby. Prior to working in professional sport, Marc worked for the Scotland Institute of Sport where he was involved in the physical preparation of around 60 Olympic and Commonwealth athletes from over 20 different sports.
As a powerlifter, Marc has been lifting in the IPF for eight years. He has competition best raw lifts of 620-pound squat, 455-pound bench press, and 660-pound deadlift at a bodyweight of 248 pounds. Marc is involved with the training of nearly 100 strength athletes through his online strength coaching service.
Presentation 1: 80/20 Strength: Finding the 20% That Actually Works
Presentation 2: Training for Strength When Strength Isn't the Goal
Ross Stewart - Improve Glasgow
With over 10 years experience as a personal trainer, Ross decided to open his own training facility in 2015.
18 months on and with an ever-expanding membership base at Improve Glasgow, as well as winning the "Personal Trainer of The Year 2015" award from Lift The Bar, Ross has transitioned from a personal trainer to a successful gym owner. He would like to share his story.
Presentation: How to Transition from Personal Trainer to Gym Owner
10.00 – 11.00: Chris Burgess – Lift the Bar - “Creating a World Class Customer Experience”
11.00 - 11.15: Break
11.15 - 12.15: Julie Gillespie – Training For Success – "How to Create a Growth Mindset"
12.15 - 12.30: Break
12.30 - 13.15: Marc Keys - Edinburgh Rugby - "80/20 Strength: Finding the 20% That Actually Works"
13.15 - 14.00: Lunch
14.00 - 15.00: Ross Stewart - Improve Glasgow - "How to Transition from Personal Trainer to Gym Owner"
15.00 – 15.15: Break
15.15 – 16.15: Marc Keys - Edinburgh Rugby - “Training for Strength When Strength Isn't the Goal”
Where is the Event?
Origin Fitness Empower will take place at Origin Fitness, 21 Cliftonhall Road, Newbridge, EH28 8PW. Our headquarters are on the outskirts of Edinburgh and within a few minutes of both Edinburgh International Airport and junction 2 of the M8 motorway.
Grow your fitness business in 2017 by attending an Empower event at Origin Fitness headquarters in Edinburgh on Sunday 27th November 2016.