September 03, 2013 - Spring, TX - Velocity Sports Performance, specializing in advanced sports performance training for athletes of all ages and skill levels, today announced the grand opening of its newest location in Sping, TX. Located at 2733 Rayford Road, Spring, TX. Velocity Sports Performance is the leader in sports performance training around the nation . The state of Texas has 6 current locations with more opening in the future.
The 65,000 square foot facility includes six volleyball courts, eight batting cages and a personal training studio. Clients can take advantage of dedicated adult fitness classes and specialized equipment, which includes a computerized analysis of their athleticism and progress.
"I’m thrilled to bring a Velocity Sports Performance training center to Spring" said Greg Centilli, being a son of a Texas High School Football coach and also Playing and Coaching Div 1 football Centilli knows the importance of athletics in Texas . I have a passion for sports and for the athletes of the great state of Texas. Velocity Sports Performance will make a huge difference in your kids lives. And help them excel at all their sports.
Velocity Sports Performance defines sports performance training and has built a business devoted to training athletes in every sport, at all ages and all skill levels. Athletes of any caliber can realize their potential through advanced training programs, scientifically designed to maximize human sports performance. Velocity Sports Performance offers athletes from age Six through adult, semi-private and team-based sports performance training designed to help them increase speed, power and agility, while reducing the risk of sports-related injuries.
At Velocity Sports Performance, only the best coaches are hired. Velocity Sports Performance requires its coaches to have a Bachelor’s degree in Exercise Science or a related field, Many of the coaches also have masters degrees and college coaching credentials . Additionally, training in small groups allows more personal one-on-one attention between coach and athlete, which ensures that each athlete will be able to get the instructions they need in order to improve.
Velocity Sports Performance enjoys strategic relationships with nationally respected organizations such as Under Armour and Gatorade. The company also offers worldwide franchise opportunities and provides world-class franchise training and ongoing support.
"Until now, there was an underserved market in this area in terms of age-appropriate performance training for younger athletes." Centilli said. "It used to be that sports performance training programs were only available to professional and collegiate athletes, but today athletes start training earlier and preparing to realize their dreams of playing elite sports. Velocity Sports Performance programs are specifically designed to give kids a foundation for reaching their greatest athletic potential in a safe and supervised environment, while putting the ‘fun’ back into their activities. Meanwhile, parents will see their kids’ self-confidence grow."
Greg Centilli graduated from East Texas State with Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology. Centilli grew up and played Texas High school before going on the Play and Coach at every level of Football. His playing stops include San Jose State , East Texas State and stents oversees playing in Italy and Sweden, His coaching stops has included Giddings Texas, Dodge City Community College and The University of Houston Centilli has a well-rounded past that shows his determination for success, gaining valuable experience working within collaborative environments where teamwork was critical. He is interested in sports and human development, and possesses skills and abilities to help clients’ wishes come true.
Three million youths suffer sports related injuries annually, 25% of which require emergency room visits, according to the American Society of Pediatric Medicine. It is important for all athletes, especially youth athletes, to receive training in order to keep them safe on the field, improve their abilities, and still have fun playing sports.
"The level of competition in sports, particularly youth sports, has dramatically increased in recent years and training is important for both maximum performance and injury prevention," says Centilli, Sports Performance Director. "Our program addresses performance improvement, life-long fitness, injury prevention and love of sports. We bring expertise in proper strength and conditioning techniques to lower the risk of injury and enhance athletic performance for pros and student athletes alike."
Velocity Sports Performance’s scientifically-based training is designed to improve the athletic ability of all age groups, genders and athletic skill levels:
Athletes typically train two to three times a week, in groups no larger than ten athletes per coach, so that clients receive individualized coaching and personal attention. The athletes are grouped by age and skill level to best motivate and encourage training at optimal levels. For more information or to set up your free trial session, call (281) 863-9407 or visit the local Velocity Sports Performance center at 2733 Rayford Road, Spring, TX.
Velocity Sports Performance (www.velocitysp.com) is the premiere athletic performance training organization in North America. For more than 14 years, Velocity has helped hundreds of thousands of athletes maximize their athletic potential. Velocity helps athletes achieve their goals by developing strength, power, coordination, agility, speed, flexibility, and energy systems with an additional focus on injury prevention, recovery/regeneration, and nutrition. There are more than 40 Velocity training facilities across the United States.
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