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From Inspired to Inspiring – VanSickle’s Road to Big Ten Football

On a spring Wednesday afternoon, Gabe VanSickle was in the gym at PowerStrength’s Alpine location honing his skills. ‘Big Gabe’ stands 6’5” tall and weighs over 300 pounds. On that late April day, there were 3 younger athletes training alongside him, each with multiple years of high school in front of them. Every session at […]

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3-Sport Athlete Transforms, Train’s Year-Round

Mason Conklin had seen others elevate their game and transform at PowerStrength. Finally, the Sparta High School junior was able to convince his parents to send him to West Michigan’s top training facility. Conklin plays 3 sports for the Spartans: football, basketball, and this spring joining the track team for the first time. He started […]

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Aquinas Volleyball Gains Edge With Off-Season Training Program

Strength and conditioning at the small college level can be challenging. Most schools do not have a position that focuses specifically on physical conditioning. At many schools the head coach of each sport is in charge of the teams strength training. At Aquinas College, the women’s volleyball program, under the direction of head coach Ryan […]

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Local NFL Hopeful Transforms, Impresses at Pro Day

Ben Farrell has been an underdog before. The 2019 NorthPointe Christian High School graduate went to Cornerstone University as a member of the golf team as a freshman. He eventually made the switch to football and found his way to Indiana Wesleyan – where he played 3 years on the offensive line for the Wildcats. […]

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After Years of Dedication, Fortino Prepares for College Football

The majority of young football players dream of two big goals – win a high school football state championship and earn the opportunity to play in college. Drew Fortino achieved both after winning a state championship with Forest Hills Central and committing to the roster at Kalamazoo College.  A dream from childhood, Drew really got […]

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Brzozowski Raises His Game at PowerStrength, Achieves Goal

Tyler Brzozowski embodies what it means to lead from the front. He wanted to play football at the collegiate level and understood what he had to do to make that happen. That’s why he came to PowerStrength Training Systems during his junior year at Comstock Park High School. “I saw (PSTS) on social media and […]

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FHN Baseball Prepared for Success After Intense Specific Training at PowerStrength

Members of the Forest Hills Northern baseball team are filled with the anticipation of what a new season will bring. This year, however, the excitement isn’t just about stepping onto the field, it’s about the hard work and dedication the team has put into transforming themselves off the field. With a rigorous off-season team training […]

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Rockford Lacrosse Displays Drive, Earns Big Results at PowerStrength

The Rockford boys lacrosse team wasn’t satisfied with the way the 2023 season ended, so the Rams spent the winter coming to PowerStrength Training Systems to get better. “I am very excited,” Rockford senior defensive midfielder Sean Kuzma said. “I think we have all taken massive leaps this year. I’ve seen kids who haven’t worked […]

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Coopersville Athletes Dominating- Reignited at PowerStrength

Coopersville is quickly becoming one of the most well-represented high schools at PowerStrength Training Systems (Alpine). The Broncos have continued to elevate their success on the athletic fields as participation at PSTS has risen and it is expected to continue to grow both in numbers and results. “If you look at it, the best athletes […]

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Beyond Strength – Building Champions From a Young Age

Youth athletes are not just building a stronger body at PowerStrength Training Systems, but their minds and spirits as well. Catering to 5th through 8th graders in the “Little Beasts” performance program, PSTS transcends the conventional notion of fitness. PowerStrength youth training programs serve as a vehicle for cultivating hard work, coachability, and mental fortitude, […]

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