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Ex-UofL, NFL players team with Baptist Health to open D1 Sports Training facility in Louisville

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (June 2, 2016) – D1 Sports Training & Therapy, the original athletic-based training facility founded by athletes for athletes, has partnered with current NFL and former Cardinal stand-outs Breno Giacomini, Eric Wood, Deion Branch and Chris Redman to bring a premium training experience to Louisville.

Co-owned by Giacomini, Wood, Branch, Redman and Baptist Health Sports Medicine, the new training facility opened its doors in May and is hosting its formal grand opening Saturday, June 11, with an athlete experience in which three players will be coaching and training a select group of current members and VIPs along with a few sweepstakes winners. The general public is welcome at the facility at 10 a.m. to watch training, experience the facility and have possible opportunities to interact with the athletes.

The D1 Louisville facility features over 16,000 s.f. of training space including an indoor turf field, a full-service physical therapy clinic, and common area lounge and viewing area. D1 Sports has developed full-service training programs for clientele ranging from youth to adult and amateur to professional levels with experienced coaches and physical therapists. Offering a variety of services focusing on strength, agility, injury prevention, weight loss and general health and fitness, D1 programming includes:

• Pro Training (Collegiate, Combine and Professional Athletes)

• Adult Training (18+)

• Prep Training (ages 15-18)

• Developmental Training (ages 12-14)

• Rookie Training (ages 7-11)

Membership to D1 is limited in order to provide best-in-class service and is offered in a variety of options from monthly to annual memberships, along with training packs and personal training sessions. For more information and to register for a Free Trial, go to D1SportsTraining.com/Louisville   ,visit the facility at 12101 Sycamore Station Place, Louisville, KY 40299 or call (502) 742-6090.


Founded as The Place for the Athlete® in 2001, D1 operates over 30 facilities nationwide, training athletes and consumers of all levels. Co- owned by world-class athletes in multiple sports, D1 specializes in athletic-based training programming including strength, agility, injury prevention, weight-loss and general health and fitness as well as sport-specific instruction. From its indoor turf fields to state-of-the art physical therapy units within the facilities, D1 provides a full-service, professional-level experience.