About Thorbeckes Athletic Performance
Our Thorbeckes Athletic Performance (TAP) training facility is located in Chehalis, Washington just off of Interstate 5, exit 77, at our Chehalis Thorbeckes complex.
About Pacific Sports Spa
Pacific Sports Spa (PSS) is located at our Chehalis Thorbeckes complex. Learn more about Pacific Sports Spa here.
Thorbeckes Athletic Performance (known affectionately as “TAP”) was launched in 2003, formerly under the name ADAPT, back when the Chehalis Thorbeckes complex was originally constructed. Pacific Sports Spa later opened at our Chehalis Thorbeckes complex in 2016, then the second PSS location in Tumwater in 2019.
“My vision for TAP is to provide an avenue for our local athletes and athletic programs to succeed not only on the athletic
— Matt Noren
Owner of Thorbeckes Athletic Club, Thorbeckes Athletic Performance & Pacific Sports Spa
Meet the Team
We proudly employ a top-notch team — athletic, training and education experts with a diverse collective of impressive academic accolades, years of athletic training and development experience, and numerous success stories.
Check out these staff highlights.
TAP Director & Lead Trainer
Lauren graduated from W.F. West High School and went on to play basketball and softball at Centralia College. After graduating from CC, Lauren went on to Eastern Washington University and obtained her Bachelor of Science degree in Exercise Science. Lauren is a NSCA Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist.
Thorbeckes General Manager and TAP Trainer
Efrain Sanchez graduated from Toutle Lake High School, going on to obtain his Master’s Degree in Exercise Science from Eastern Washington University in Cheney, Washington. He is a certified personal trainer (ACE, CPT)
Fano graduated from Toledo High School and continued his basketball career at Centralia College where he received his AA degree. Fano has been working out at TAP since 2010 and since brought on as a trainer he has started the TAP Basketball program, helping athletes better develop their skills on the court.
So why train with TAP + PSS? …
Learn more about our training team, our education and cirriculum, and overall training protocol on the “Why TAP” page.