The paragon purpose
We built this community
& athletic achievement isn’t separate to intellectual achievement. The
ambition & success in one realm translates directly to the other. Be strong,
be smart, be empathetic & generous.
paragon: more than a gym
To create a stable environment in which excellent coaches can succeed in building brilliant businesses without fear of change or instability while helping those around them.
To create a facility that allows its members to feel comfortable & welcome, free from insecurities & the fear of changing environments & costs.
To create a facility that is inclusive & encourages open communication, positive energy & amazing support for one another.
Comp spec Bars
Paragon is home to 18 Competition Spec Powerlifting Barbells:
3 x Eleiko Power Bars
6 x Rogue Ohio Power Bars
9 Goliath Power Bars
Paragon has 6 complete sets of Competition Spec Calibrated Powerlifting Plates - ensure your success on the platform by training with the equipment you'll use on the day.
Paragon has 6 Competition Spec Combo Racks - more than any other powerlifting facility in NSW, so no matter when you train, there will always be a place to squat or bench.
Paragon has state of the art accessory equipment from the most reputable brands in the industry, including Nautilus, Atlantis, Hammer Strength & more.
Paragon has an accessible change-room, bathroom & shower facility with wheelchair access, in addition to member lockers & a second washroom & bathroom.
With over 20 years of experience between the four coaches that work at Paragon, you won't have any issues tracking down your strength, powerlifting & bodybuilding pursuits.
meet our coaches
Nick is the Co-Owner of Paragon Strength & Performance & has been a personal trainer & coach for in excess of 11 years. He specialises in improving body composition, strength training & nutrition. He mainly works in a one on one capacity with clients all over the world, whilst also offering in-person PT. He runs a strength training group – ‘Squad’ – twice a week which consists mainly of strong women who like to challenge themselves & compete in powerlifting. You can find out more about working with Nick HERE.
Ricky is a strength coach based out of Paragon Strength & Performance. Ricky lives and breathes powerlifting. He has been coaching for over two years and has been a competitive powerlifter for four years. Ricky specialises in powerlifting and strength training. He works with clients online, and in-person at Paragon Strength & Performance. You can find out more about working with Ricky via his Instagram page HERE.