Why Choose Us Spartan Barbell

Qualified coaching staff

  • Over 15 years of combined experience between our two coaches
  • Bachelors and Masters degrees in relevant fields
    • Samantha- Bachelors in Exercise Science & Health Promotion
    • Joe- Bachelors in Psychology; Masters in Sports Medicine/Strength & Conditioning

Relevant certifications through accredited organizations

  • Samantha- Certified Personal Trainer (CPT) through the National Strength & Conditioning Association (NSCA), United State Powerlifting Association (USPA) certified referee
  • Joe- Certified Strength & Conditioning Specialist (CSCS), Certified Personal Trainer (CPT), Tactical Strength & Conditioning Facilitator (TSAC-F) all through the NSCA

Competitive Experience

  • Samantha- Competing for over 5 years, USPA 60kg national level competitor, USPA international 60kg elite total, Colorado State 60kg Record Holder, multiple best lifter awards
  • Joe- Competing for over 4 years, USPA 100kg national level competitor

Track record of success

  • While under our coaching, our athletes have enjoyed very high levels of success including:
    • Numerous personal records (PRs) on squat, bench, deadlift, and total
    • Numerous national qualifying totals
    • Numerous best lifter awards
    • Numerous state and national records
    • Numerous podium finishes at national and world level meets
    • Podium finishes at elite invitational meets

Customized and tailored training programs

  • Clients receive an inclusive questionnaire which covers goals, injury history, current numbers/starting point, weaknesses, etc.
  • Clients receive free access to the TeamBuildr app where our coaches upload/update programs, track numbers, and send app messages and/or SMS text to communicate program changes or answer program related questions.
  • Clients receive access to the Spartan Barbell private Facebook group where then can upload exercise videos to receive detailed feedback/critiques on technique to ensure each athlete is lifting safely, efficiently, and effectively for their goals.

Our Services Include: Gym Membership | Virtual Powerlifting & Strength Coaching | Virtual Powerlifting & Strength Coaching + Gym Membership | Powerlifting Coaching | Strength & Conditioning Training

We have clients visiting our Gym from Colorado Springs, Denver and the surrounding areas.