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Laura Hanley

This day last year I decided to make a change for the better and I have never looked back.

I stepped in the door at KJ and did 2 days strength and conditioning a week for 6 months.

  • I grew in strength, confidence and lost 20 lbs.
  • Then in the July I took part in my first powerlifting competition and loved it, so I joined the powerlifting team. BEST decision I’ve ever made – with the help of James Higgins I’ve got stronger, leaner and healthier.
  • I’ve become more confident in myself and my ability, bonus lost a further 13 lbs.
  • The members in KJ are so supportive of one another. It really is like no other gym. I’ve had bad days,even weeks but I got passed it and started again.
  • Determination and hard work really do pay off.Bring on 2017

Dylan Canty

KJ Strength & Performance is a gym like no other, do not mistake it as similar to other gyms. You will not find the atmosphere you find in KJ anywhere else, fact.

Only two things are required from you when joining KJ.

Effort and Consistency, after that with the help of coaches James and Ger, other aspects of your training and diet will be looked after.

  • The results are highly rewarding mentally and physically. I cannot emphasise enough how vital it is to at least give it a go because once upon a time I never had the slightest interest in strength training or even going to a gym.
  • I have found a lifelong hobby and lifestyle that I could not go a week without!
Susie O Grady
– I’m loving the experience that kj strength and performance offers.  I have joined many gyms previously and have made minor improvements. But since i joined this gym I have noticed and felt the difference after 3 weeks its amazing.  I will never use a normal conventional gym again I’m hooked now.
Lisa O’Brien
– Went to a strength and conditioning class yesterday and went back again today. Hadn’t been to classes or the gym for a bit and the lads made me feel at ease as there are people of all different fitness working out. They went through everything bit by bit. Joined up for the month and all.
Olan Ó Longaigh
– Cannot recommend enough. Their attention to detail when working with u is what separates them. It’s like personal training without the cost.

Joanne Burns

– Excellent training facility run by two great guys who really put time and effort into making sure all members from beginners to long timers are encouraged and motivated to push themselves in a safe way to fully develop as all rounders. A great social aspect is also at the core of KJ.

Melissa Houlihan
– Here just over 2 months and I’m hooked. I never feel allergic going down to KJ, I actually look forward to it – which is not like me!! KJ is very different to regular gym. There’s plenty of support and time given to everyone.
Nora Deady
– Really enjoy coming to bootcamp twice a week, highly recommend
Katie Kelly
– I’ve just finished my first 8 weeks training here & I’m delighted with the results! James is great & everyone is so friendly, welcoming & encouraging to each other it’s a real joy to come in & work out! Would highly recommend it!
Gemma Kavanagh
– I cannot recommend KJ Strength & Performance highly enough. The encouragement received from James is second to none. Everyone makes you feel welcome from the moment you arrive. I knew nothing about weights before I joined and now I’m lifting weights that I never dreamed I would ever be able to and because of this and some changes in my diet my body shape has changed.
Karen Barry
–  f you want to be strong, fit and healthy KJ is the place for you. I am 47 and joined in August 2013. I am fitter and healthier than I have EVER been in my entire life and strong beyond my wildest imagination. James is a fantastic trainer and it really is a community rather than just another gym. Everybody there is there for the same reason. Couldn’t recommend it highly enough.

Miceal Holland

– Great coaching and enjoyable place to train with good company