Welcome to a whole new experience in training!
E.L.I.T.E. Training Performance trains the athlete in their realm. Athletes are constantly changing and moving in their sport and E.L.I.T.E Training Performance is here to help all athletes achieve their goals and become successful! Every athlete trains in some manner, but do they all train the same way? Does everyone do the exact same lifts and conditioning? Here at E.L.I.T.E. Training Performance athletes are trained for their specific sport to increase their power and speed as well as correct body impairments to achieve maximum success. It is easy to train hard but to train both hard and SMART are the keys to being at the top of your sport.
The E.L.I.T.E. Team
Luke Chronister, BA, BS, CSCS
Luke graduated with his Bachelor of Arts in Exercise Science and a Bachelor of Science in Education from Baldwin-Wallace College in 2008 where he was captain of the Yellow Jackets football team. As the Sports Performance Director at ELITE, he is in charge of overseeing all program designs, development, periodization, and performance testing. He has previously been a full time lecturer in Sports and Exercise Studies at Cuyahoga Community College, third grade teacher, and manager of a fitness center. He has been a strength and conditioning specialist for over eight years. Luke holds a certification from the National Strength and Conditioning Association as a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist. Luke has a vast knowledge of corrective exercise techniques that work with correcting body alignment, muscle imbalances, muscle deficiencies, and restoring proper function and movement throughout the body. Luke is currently conducting extensive research and continuing education in tissue mobilization, recovery and regeneration, mobility, and movement analysis. He has worked with various populations from weight loss to multiple NFL athletes. Luke has presented lectures regionally and is a coach with ESPN Rise summer football and lacrosse camps. He is also a coach for the Nike SPARQ rating combines, NFL combine testing preparation, and an Olympic lifting instructor. His passion for developing positive sports experiences for athletes and increasing their abilities is evident in his commitment to their success.
Ryan Fallow, BA, CSCS
Ryan is a graduate from Baldwin Wallace University with a Bachelor’s degree in Exercise Science. Following graduation he became certified through the National Strength and Conditioning Association as a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist. Ryan ran cross country and track and field for most of his life. He finished his career competing all four years at Baldwin Wallace University, in total he ran 25 seasons. Through his experience as an athlete, Ryan has learned that every individual reacts to training differently and believes it is important to build the sessions around the individual to help them maximize their potential. He also believes it is not enough to simply perform a drill, the full potential is lost if the athlete is not taught the purpose of what they are doing and how it will help them excel in competition. Ryan brings an energy that helps engage and push his clients to work to their full potential while continuing to grow as a coach through his experiences with his athletes and expanding his knowledge from studying current research and updated training techniques.
Eric Lamp, BA, CSCS
Eric is a graduate from The University of Akron, where he obtained his bachelors degree in Exercise Science. He is a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist accredited through the National Strength and Conditioning Association. Eric has experience working with individuals of all ages with many different abilities. Since working at ELITE, he has helped athletes establish better movement, along with an increase in strength and speed, which can help generate greater athletic success. His detailed approach to coaching and knowledge of sport specific training provides the tools for each of his athletes to excel. He has extensive work in program design for baseball, soccer, football, lacrosse, and explosive sports.