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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.

Scott Lounsberry

Scott grew up playing sports in the "Duck Capitol of the World" Gueydan, Louisiana. He started his academic career at McNeese State University, transferring to Texas Christian University in 1995. From there he graduated with a B.S. in Athletic Training and returned to the Lake Charles area. Working...

Marcus Wilridge

Marcus grew up in Crowley, LA and played four years of football while attending the University of Louisiana at Lafayette. The Louisiana Swashbucklers brought him to the Lake Charles area in 2007 as a wide receiver, and he played 6 seasons for them. In 2009 Marcus was named the Southern Indoor...

Pat Denman

Pat holds a Master's degree in Clinical Exercise Physiology, and a Bachelor's in Nutrition and Community Health. He grew up a team sport athlete, playing football and lacrosse, and began competing in triathlons and marathons once he reached college. Pat is able to administer various strength,...