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Courtney Roby
Co-founder

email: croby@sparxathleticrefinery.com

Driven by a strong faith, Roby exemplifies hard work and determination.  During his tenure as a professional athlete, Roby knows his 10 years of professional experience will directly contribute to the mission of the Sparx Athletic Refinery community.


krystal Roby
co-founder/Operations Manager

Krystal Roby, wife of NFL Champion Courtney Roby, has been a member of the fitness community for over 10 years and understands the extreme benefits of positive energy and maintaining a healthy lifestyle despite the challenges of continuous curve balls from everyday life. Besides being the mother of their two young daughters, she is also a highly creative business professional with a Bachelor of Arts in Communications and over 10 years of professional experience in communications, media, marketing and corporate practices but truly enjoys helping others step out of their comfort zone and stepping up to the challenge of reaching their fitness goals.


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Larry Dorsey Jr.
Personal & Performance Training Consultant

ph: (317) 650-7737
email: ldorsey@sparxathleticrefinery.com

DEGREES & CERTIFICATIONS:

National Federation of Personal
Training Kettle-Bell Concepts
• Level 1 Instructor
• PT Level
• Master CPT
• CSCS Certified

SPECIALIZATION:
• Performance Driven Functional Training
• Injury Prevention/Rehabilitation
• Weight Loss & Strength and Conditioning

TRAINING PHILOSOPHY:
To help each individual reach his or her fitness goals including weight loss, injury prevention/rehabilitation, improved sports performance through increased power, speed, endurance and agility. To help you set realistic, specific and quantifiable goals. I constantly evaluate body mechanics to make sure of proper posture and exercise efficiency. I am able to scale or deconstruct every exercise to fit each individual’s fitness level.


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Franqlin Gatson
Personal & Performance Training Consultant

ph: (317) 701-6773
email: fgatson@sparxathleticrefinery.com

DEGREES & CERTIFICATIONS:

Calumet College of St. Joseph
• B.S. in Exercise and Sports Science
• National Academy of Sports Science
• Certified Personal Trainer
• Corrective Exercise Specialization
• Group Fitness

SPECIALIZATION:
• Injury Prevention and Rehabilitation
• Performance Enhancement Training
• Health and Wellness  

BIO:
During Franqlin’s time at Calumet College of St Joseph his passion for fitness grew.  Through his studies and athletic experiences he found a passion for overall health and wellness that lead him to training athletes to gain the edge needed to excel in today’s sports world.  His focus became more open to all types of health and wellness after graduating college.  He now uses his education and experience to help everyone obtain the healthiest lifestyle possible. 


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Sarah Johnson
Personal & Performance Training Consultant

DEGREES & CERTIFICATIONS:
B.S. Biology (Magna Cum Laude)
National Academy of Sports Medicine
Certified Personal Trainer

SPECIALIZATION:
• Health and Wellness
• Functional & Corrective Exercise
• Performance Enhancement

BIO: My inspiration for how I train my clients and athletes revolves around a combination of prehab, functional strength training, and rehab work. Working my way up to become a Division II Volleyball player, I learned the value of mastering one level of fitness at a time. Learn to control your own bodyweight before you lift heavy, gain strength and learn how to control weight before you work on power - and the whole time stay focused on performing the smaller exercises to reduce chance of injury and strengthen problem areas you already have. If you train like an athlete, moving through all planes of motion focusing on strength and power, you will be ready for anything life throws at you and stronger because of it.

 


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Sarah Lewis
Personal & Performance Training Consultant

DEGREES & CERTIFICATIONS:
Bachelor of Science in Community Health Education from the University of Indianapolis
Certified Personal Training certification from the American College of Sports Medicine
Experience: I have been working in the fitness industry for six years (since August 2013). 

BIO: My entire life, I've been passionate about exercise and staying physically active. The physical, emotional and mental benefits I've seen through exercise have been truly life changing and I've had the privilege of witnessing my clients experience the same. I am a determined person who is passionate about helping others. I'm grateful to have found a way to live out my passion and share the gift of fitness with others.

In the past, I have taught exercise boot camps, TRX, boxing, individual personal training, etc.  I have a very diverse clientele, both in terms of age and general fitness level/ability and am experienced at modifying workouts to help meet client’s individual needs and personal goals, whether that’s losing weight, gaining muscle, increasing strength or just having fun. My niche is clients with injuries and chronic issues as I enjoy teaching people how to move with proper form, correct body alignment and prescribing corrective exercises. I strive to provide fun, challenging, and customized workouts while providing a positive, encouraging environment in which all clients can achieve their maximum potential.  

If I'm not strength training or boxing in the gym, you can find me out and about appreciating art and all the little things in life!

My motto: Give your best. Be your best!

I would love to have the opportunity to work with you individually or as a group.