TruFitness is committed to improving people’s quality of life – not just for a moment, but for a lifetime. Our charge is to create an empowering, educational, and supportive environment for you to take control of your overall health and fitness. Our team is here to educate, inspire, motivate, and encourage your true potential.
Our vision is to gift every individual who walks through our doors with a lifestyle that leaves them healthier, stronger, and more responsible for the outcomes in their lives. TruFitness provides the best support to team members in pursuit of delivering the best personal and group training services to individuals in Northern Illinois.
Metabolic Training – This type of training is meant for everyone. Metabolic conditioning trains the body to become more efficient at producing and using energy through intervals of high and low intensity exercise. Using a wide variety of equipment, these classes will differ each and every day to challenge different muscle groups and energy systems. If you are looking to learn about exercise, shed a few pounds, and add lean muscle mass then metabolic training is your calling. All metabolic training classes are included with monthly membership.
Strength Training – Our strength training courses are specifically for those who are looking to build more muscle mass. Science has proven strength training is more effective than cardiovascular training for burning calories and adding muscle mass. Are you up for the challenge? All strength training classes are included with monthly membership.
Dance Fitness – Dance is a fun way to burn some extra calories. If you’re looking to increase your balance and flexibility, while getting some cardiovascular and strength in along the way, then Dance Fitness is your class. Look to stay on beat with a variety of music and styles of dance.
Yoga – We’ve partnered with a local instructor to bring our clients another specialty in fitness. Supplement your workout with a more relaxing form of exercise focused on flexibility and mobility. Yoga mats are limited, so please bring your own.
Bootcamp – Start getting your functional fitness back. Push-ups, crunches, burpees, sprints and other body weight exercises building on the five components of fitness. Expect an increase in muscular strength, muscular endurance, cardiovascular strength, and range-of-motion from Bootcamp workouts.
Combat Mindset – A class to get you mentally prepared to push your own limits. Find the focus required for success. The 75% of this course will be classroom time, while the other 25% will push mental limits through physical adversity.
Classroom time: 60 minutes
Topics include: Habits of Success, Goal Setting, Identifying Who You Are and Who You Are Becoming, Attitude, Internal Monologue, and Self Sabotage/Fixing the Problems.
Functional Fitness – These exercises help individuals function in day-to-day life. Exercises and equipment use will vary.
Moral Compass – Choosing who to be and living the life you choose. This discussion based course on how decisions are made, how we feel about them, and how they can effect our lives. Content focuses on setting guidelines for easier decision making.
Introduction to Combatives – If you have never been in a fight or if you never want to, then this is the class for you. This introduction to an entry level style of hand-to-hand training may keep you out of trouble someday. Topics includes: wrist releases, striking, and target identification. This class is a more offensive approaches to dealing with conflict.
Introduction to Pressure Points – Make your strike most effective by striking your opponent where it matters most. This introductory course will teach you where to strike opponents when in combat.
Self Defense – What to do when a threat is escalated to a hands-on attack. This beginners’ look at escaping an attacker, defensive striking, and breaking contact with the attacker will put you in a position to protect yourself.
Situational Awareness – How to familiarize yourself with a new place, building, or situation. This course helps you create habits that will keep you informed when confronted with an issue.
Specialty Presentations & Workshops – At TruFitness, we are all about holistic wellness. For that reason, we offer everyone to join us for monthly presentations and workshops, ranging from healthy cooking to staying motivated. Specialty presentations and workshops are available. Cost will vary for monthly membership holders and members of the public. Bring your yoga mat for comfortable seating!
If you’re new to exercise and do not know where to start, consider training with our team of experts. As we aspire to change as many lives as possible, personal training is limited and dependent upon trainer’s schedules. For information on personal training, please check our Personal Training page. For more information on our team members, click here.