Housed in the 30,000+ square foot full-service health club TriFit Club & Studios on the west side of Los Angeles, the TriFit Performance Center is a state-of-the-art, USA Triathlon Certified Performance Testing Center that offers United States Olympic Committee quality testing. TriFit is one of only five Official USAT Certified Performance Centers in the US that follow Olympic Training Center testing protocols.
TriFit’s USAT Performance Center offers the endurance athlete everything from coaching, to race programming, to athletic testing. All of our coaching and race programming are available for athletes at every level, from novice to elite, with both USA Triathlon (Level I and Level II) coaches on staff. All testing is performed by our in house exercise physiologists with a background in sports performance.
Services available to elite and age group athletes, includes
• Metabolic testing, USOC guidelines administered by TriFit staff exercise physiologists
• Blood Lactate testing, USOC guidelines administered by TriFit staff exercise physiologists
• Vo2 Max testing, USOC guidelines administered by TriFit staff exercise physiologists
• Body Composition
• Bike Fitting and Bike Fitting Certification Classes
• Swim Video Analysis, use of Silicone Coach Software
• Run Gait Analysis, use of Silicone Coach Software
• Race Programming, Sprint/Olympic/70.3/Ironman distances
• Altitude Training
• Registered Dietitian/Nutrition Consultation
• Physical Therapy & Rehabilitation
• Massage Therapy
• Nutrition/Training/Sports Performance Seminars and Workshops, open to the public
• CEU’s for USA Cycling and USA Triathlon Coaches
TRIFIT Performance Center Receives Green Light from USAT
Official Governing Body of Triathlon for the Olympic Games Approves
TriFit as a Certified Performance Testing Center
Santa Monica, CA – December 1, 2009 – TriFit Performance Center, an athlete performance testing center located in Santa Monica, CA was recently approved by USAT to conduct customized race programming and testing. USAT is responsible for the selection and training of elite teams to represent the United States for the Olympic Games. USAT’s approval of TriFit Performance makes it one of only four centers of its kind in the United States. TriFit Performance offers customized packages for individuals, groups, and elite athletes, interested in competing in short 5K races to marathons, cycling rides, races, and triathlons.
TriFit Performance’s training packages vary depending on personal needs, race, conditioning, experience, and coaching interaction. Every training package includes an all-inclusive training program, heart rate training zones, and daily swim, bike and run mileage.
CEO and Co-Founder of TriFit, Gina Baski discussed what the certification will mean for endurance athletes that train and test at the Performance center.
“TriFit will be able to provide elite-level athlete race programming and testing facilities for endurance athletes of all abilities,” said Gina Baski, CEO and Co-Founder of TriFit. “Our comprehensive training programs and recent USAT approval will give our clients the competitive edge they need,” said Baski.
Professional Award-winning triathlete, Chris Foster’s training coach is TriFit Co-Founder, Bernard Baski. Foster trains with Baski five days a week at TriFit in Santa Monica, CA. He is excited about TriFit Performance’s recent certification by USAT.
“I think USAT’s certification simply confirms what much of the community and I have known for years: TriFit is by far the most advanced, complete, and professional training facility in Los Angeles,” said Foster. “TriFit combines unparalleled resources, a highly trained staff, and an incredible workout atmosphere, TriFit is second to none!” Foster added.