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Athletic Republic’s certified performance trainers have the passion and sports-science knowledge to safely improve your athleticism. Our more than 500 performance trainers are constantly furthering our proven methods to help athletes reach their goals.  Because we believe developing athletes is best done in small groups, we provide a trainer to athlete ratio of 1:5.  This allows the trainer to customize a program for each athlete’s individual strengths and weaknesses.

Dave Jarrett

Owner / Sports Performance Trainer  

Growing up in Colorado, Dave was a competitive soccer player and skier. As a Nordic Combined athlete, he was a member of the US Ski Team from 1992 – 1998 and competed in 3 World Championships and 2 Olympic Games (1994 and 1998). Following the 1998 season, Dave retired and began coaching JV Cross Country Skiing at the University of Colorado. After graduating with a degree in Kinesiology and Applied Physiology, he moved to Utah to create a ski program at the Olympic Cross Country, Biathlon, and Nordic Combined venue at Soldier Hollow.
   
His coaching career at the US Ski Team began in 2002. He was elevated to Head Coach in 2008 and after a total of 15 years as a national team coach, Dave retired in 2017. During his tenure, the team experienced their best results ever produced. The team won an unprecedented four medals in the 2010 Vancouver Olympics, which included 1 gold and a team event silver. Overall, Jarrett played a role in 11 Olympic and World Championship medals won between 2003 and 2013. Dave currently resides in Heber City with his wife Kelly, son Jack, and daughter Angela.

Conor Peterson

Sports Performance Trainer

Conor grew up in Summit County where he received All-State honors playing football, basketball, and baseball for South Summit High School. He went on to get his Bachelors degree in Athletic Training from Weber State University. While attending Weber State, he worked for the Utah Jazz for 3 seasons gaining valuable knowledge on injury prevention, recovery, nutrition, and sports training. Conor has worked with athletes from the youth level all the way up to professionals and enjoys helping them progress in their sport and reach their individual goals.