San Diego Business Journal

Athletic Training Center Opening in Carlsbad

Monday, April 15, 2013

Massachusetts-based Athletes’ Performance, which operates training and workout facilities, is opening its fifth U.S. location at the Carlsbad headquarters campus of SKLZ, which makes sports training products. A spokeswoman said SKLZ is marking the official grand opening April 18.

A statement from SKLZ said the companies are combining efforts to provide “integrated, holistic training” designed to improve athletic performance. The new facility is in the SKLZ building at 2081 Faraday Ave.

In its own statement, Athletes’ Performance said the 15,860-square-foot facility features 7,040 square feet of training space with performance and cardiovascular equipment, an outdoor 35-yard turf field, 55-meter sprint track, and cold-plunge and hot tub pools.

Athletes’ Performance is offering a range of programs at the site, including performance training, rehabilitation and nutrition services. Offerings are available to professional, collegiate, high school, and youth athletes, as well as military and corporate customers.

SKLZ makes training products for several sports including golf, baseball, football and soccer, which are sold globally by sporting goods retailers, specialty shops and mass merchants.

-- SDBJ Staff Report