If you're looking for individualized attention and custom workouts designed specifically for your needs, you've come to the right place. At Gage Strength Training, we specialize in effective training, fitness, and weight loss for clients of all ages.
Our personable trainers will take the time to get to know you, understand your needs, and put together a training package that will help you achieve your goals in a friendly and encouraging atmosphere. Also, if you work hard enough and truly dedicate yourself to your training, you might just be our Member of the Month.
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Devin Gage is a fitness professional in Chester County who has helped thousands of people reach their fitness goals and improve their health through his business Gage Strength Training since 2012.
Devin has been a certified fitness professional for over 10 years, and during that time has used his passion, knowledge and experience studying alongside some of the most renowned professionals in the world to help thousands of clients improve their health, feel and look amazing and build a newfound confidence in themselves!
No matter your level of experience, health condition or overall ability you can join the thousands of others that have made the same transformation under the guidance of the program Devin created at Gage Strength Training.
CHRIS HESKETT Nutrition Coach, Head of Personal Training
Chris has a Bachelor’s degree in Exercise Science, as well as being a certified strength and conditioning specialist through the NSCA, Precision Nutrition Certified Coach, HKC Certified Kettlebell Instructor and Back Pain Relief Specialist.
Chris’ role as the Head of our Nutritional Account- ability group and Personal Training Program has allowed him to change hundreds of lives since starting at Gage Strength Training in 2014.
Chris’ experience through years of coaching adults and teens in fitness, nutrition and athletics has given him the incredible skill of “meeting you where you are” in terms of your fitness and nutrition. Hundreds of clients with past injuries, special health needs and poor diet have been successful under Chris’ knowledge and care when they never have been able to before!
No matter what your skill level, individual needs or level of experience, you can find comfort in knowing that Chris will give you the workout that’s best for you as an individual and show you the patience, empathy and support that you deserve.
Chris’ Professional Certifications include: Certified Strength and Conditioning Coach(CSCS), Precision Nutrition Level 1 Coach, B.S Exercise Science, Certified Relief4Life Back Pain Specialist, HKC Certified Kettlebell Instructor, Competitive Bodybuilding Judge
JEFF SCHUMACHER Head of Training, Director of Athlete Development
Jeff has a Bachelor’s (Penn State University) as well as a Master’s Degree (California University of PA) in Exercise Science with a focus on Performance Enhancement and Injury prevention and several additional certifications from nationally accredited organizations.
Jeff’s experience and knowledge is never ending as he constantly seeks education from the best in the industry of health, fitness and nutrition on a regular basis which he uses to provide exceptional knowledge, care and support for the members of Gage Strength Training.
In Jeff’s 7 years of experience working with Athletes and Adults of all ability levels and skill he has developed the knowledge to help ANY person achieve results they never thought possible. Jeff has worked with thousands of clients ranging from youth athletes to professional athletes during his time with the Philadelphia Union to adult clients looking to look and feel better.
Jeff’s been exceptional in helping our adult clients achieve new levels of fitness, flexibility and endurance that they were never able to achieve, and has helped dozens of clients achieve amazing athletic achievements under his guidance.
Jeff’s Professional Certifications include: B.S. and M.S. in Exercise Science, Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist, NASM Certified Performance Enhancement Specialist, Functional Movement Systems certified professional.
Kacy Witmer - Front Desk Manager
Kacy is the warm and smiling face that you’ll see as you enter Gage Strength Training, as well as the leader of communication and
member experience at the facility. Kacy has used her Bachelor’s degree in Sociology to understand and implement the best ways
to interact and provide service to all individuals.
Kacy is also the head of our GST Serves volunteer group, where she coordinates volunteer events for local non-profit companies.
Kacy has a passion for helping less fortunate, and her past experience at Water Street Mission, a homeless shelter in Lancaster, PA
has helped her develop more skills to do just that, and help us carry out the mission at Gage which is the make a difference in
Ryan Barclay: Fitness Coach, Athlete Development Coach
Ryan holds a bachelor’s degree in Exercise Science from West Chester University and is currently in pursuit of his Masters in Health and Human Performance. Over the last 6 years, Ryan has been interning, studying and working under some of the most highly regarded professionals in the health and fitness industry including working as a collegiate strength and conditioning coach for Messiah University, interning with the NSCA (National Strength and Conditioning Association) where he worked with Olympic and professional athletes.
Ryan’s infectious personality, energy and attitude paired with his incredible knowledge and experience has helped him make an impact on everyone that he meets. Ryan works with our youth and high school athletes to develop game changing speed and athleticism, and also empowers our adult clients to reach new levels through his positive energy.
During Ryan’s time here, he has helped to improve hundreds of lives from athlete to adult.
Ryan’s Professional certifications include: Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (NSCA), Bachelor’s in Exercise Science, Plyometric application and programming.
Cory Lovera: Fitness Coach
Cory’s experience is second to none in fitness because she is not only extremely knowledgeable, earning her ACE Personal Training Certification as well as being Kettlebell Training Certified she has also gone through an amazing fitness transformation herself! Cory lost over 170lb through learning healthy eating habits and following an effective training routine and has used that experience to impact lives on her own!
Cory’s background in Psychology, which she holds a Bachelor’s degree in as well as pursuing her Master’s degree in Cognitive Behavioral Psychology gives her a unique perspective and knowledge on how the human mind works. This allows her to make a huge impact on changing behaviors and transforming her clients health and understanding how to make changes that last!
Cory’s Professional Certifications Include: Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology, ACE Personal Training Certification, CKC Kettlebell Instructor Certification.
Locally owned and family operated in West Chester for 5 years, Gage Strength Training is not like any gym you’ve tried before. We offer a holistic approach to your fitness which combines a proven effective fitness program for beginner level men and women to finally feel comfortable in the gym, along with nutrition coaching to guide you every step of the way to learning new eating habits.
One of our biggest focuses is on community. We provide a safe, fun and comfortable experience and environment for everyone
that walks in the doors. Not only do we focus on our own community, but we also have a thriving and active community service
program called GST serves where we volunteer at local non-profits every month where we use our strength to serve others.
Our #1 priority is providing our members a life-changing experience, that’s why we offer a 100% money back guarantee. If you’re
not satisfied with your results or service, we’ll give you your money back.