What sets us apart...

We have a unique approach to working out. Each time you come train with us, you have a person there to help you. Even for the most skilled person in the gym, this is a huge benefit. We will watch your movements and give you positive critiques to help better your form. The better you move, the better you will feel.

Through our services at Authentic Strength, we are proud to be able to meet the needs of a wide variety of members and clientele. We can train the most skilled athletes or a beginner to working out. We set goals and get results! Try our 2 week trial and see what sets us apart.

Our Elite Coaches


Founder and Coach

Johnny set World Bench Press Record in 2008, and most represented the USA Powerlifting team at the 2015 IPF RAW Classics Powerlifting World Championships in Finland. He has worked as a fitness coach and trainer for over 20 years. Johnny's continued success in working with a countless number of clients throughout the Dallas area led to the founding of Authentic Strength.

Johnny's current goal: To squat 600lbs by his 50th birthday,...


Powerlifting and Strength Coach

Curt has built a coaching resume over the last 14 years that rivals that of any coach in the country. He is currently the USA Powerlifting national team coach for Sub-Juniors (14-18) and Juniors (19-23). He has held that position since 2011 and served as an assistant in the program from 2008-10. His expertise enables him to coach of all ages and skill levels. From the teenager in their first training day to the experienced powerlifter,...



Nate has worked as a strength coach and trainer for over 14 years. Prior to opening Authentic Strength, Nate's experiences include coaching for several fitness and performance centers in the private sector as well as in two NCAA DI sports performance programs. Nate's passion and success has been in coaching a countless number of clients and athletes in improving their quality of movement, quality of performance, and quality of life.



Contact Us

  • 2322 Parker Rd
  • Carrollton, Texas 75010
  • (972) 768.0622
  • info@authenticstrengthgym.com

Upcoming MEETS

  • December 2016

About Authentic Strength

Whether you're new to an active lifestyle or you're an experienced strength athlete, we have the coaching, the facilities, and the community to get you where you want to go!

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