Our business is to cultivate talent. “Training” is but a subset of the cultivation process. As cultivators of talent, we partner with some of the best sport coaches and medical professionals to create your own high performance training team. We leave no stone unturned to help you grow as an athlete.

Read More

The first step in our training process is to conduct a screening of your movement abilities with the Functional Movement Screen or the Titleist Performance Institute golf screen. Athletic movement is all about cause-and-effect. Without an effective screening, you risk dealing with effects, rather than fundamental causes.

Read More

Our role is to help you grow as an athlete. We collect a great deal of information about you through screening and assessment. We channel this information to into an athletic development process of screening, correction, learning, and conditioning. Each stage of this process flows logically toward achieving helping you achieve your athletic potential.

Read More

The Pike Performance running and triathlon program integrates the best of time tested aerobic conditioning principles with modern advancements in movement based strength and conditioning. Whether you live nearby in Tucson, Arizona or whether you live elsewhere, Pike Performance can help you maximize your endurance sport ability.

Read More
Athletic development specialists in Tucson, Arizona dedicated to the art and science of excellence in movement

Recent Articles

Thoughts from the StrongFirst Bodyweight Certification with Chief SFB Karen Smith (October 2015)

Some thoughts from last month's StrongFirst Bodyweight Certification where I had the honor of assisting Chief SFB Karen Smith Before getting started...For additional recaps of prior SFB events see: Tucson La Jolla Houston *Let's start with the strength tests....one arm one leg push up (OAOLPU) for males, one arm push up (OAPU) for femal...Read more


Clinical Pearls from the 2015 Brainstorm Seminar

Last weekend I attended the Brainstorm seminar hosted by the Parker University Neurology club.  The seminar featured some of the top clinicians in the field of chiropractic neurology and covered wide ranging topics.  Though I've had many opportunities to "cross train" with chiropractors in multiple settings, this was the first official chiropractic event that I attended. &n...Read more


The Strength Retreat: Recap and Review

Wow!! That’s the first word that comes to mind when I revisit last weekend’s inaugural Strength Retreat.   Several years in the making, this special event welcomed students from all over the world (as far as Korea!) to Hardstyle KBJJ in Corpus Christi, Texas.  There’s always uncertainty before any first time event, but Karen, Betsy, Delaine, Pavel, and Hector deliv...Read more


Dynamic Neuromuscular Stabilization: Exercise Part I Recap

A couple months ago I had the opportunity to retake DNS Exercise I (formerly Sport I), hosted by Southern California University of Health Sciences (Katherine’s school) and organized by Dr. Michael Rintala. And it is certainly a treat when Petra is back to teach on of the DNS courses in the United States!  This course was particularly special as it was the first time Katherine and I had ...Read more


Review of Charlie Weingroff's "Training=Rehab 2: Lateralizations and Regressions"

Bottom line up front: If you are a coach or clinician seeking to bridge the gap between rehabilitation and performance in a high performance training model, Charlie Weingroff’s acclaimed DVD series Training Equals Rehab 2: Lateralizations and Regressions is a "must have."  This video series offers a full blown workshop brought to life on DVD (and now available for downloa...Read more


StrongFirst Bodyweight User Course with Master SFG Karen Smith, Review and Recap (Houston, Texas)

It’s a little early for Thanksgiving, but one thing for which I am thankful is how circumstance led me all the way from Texas to Virginia Beach, VA last April to complete my SFG Recertification with Master SFG Karen Smith at her former gym Kettlebell-Elite.  The opportunity to work with one of the best instructors on the planet has been priceless for development as an instructor and in ...Read more


Build Your Running Body: Book Review

Recently I read the much acclaimed book Build Your Running Body, authored collectively by masters running legend Pete Magill, coach Tom "Tinman" Schwartz of The Run Zone, and nutritionist Melissa Breyer.  In full disclosure, I have known Tinman for over a decade as one of his athletes, a friend, and coaching colleague.  That said, I would not take the time to compose this revie...Read more