6 Week Training Fundamentals Program

The 6 Week Training Fundamentals Program was designed to kickstart or level up your training, and equip you with all the knowledge you need to continue successfully and safely with your lifting.

Upon successfully completing your 6-week Performotion course you will be able to comfortably transition to independent lifting with the full Below Parallel Program. 

Performotion is a team of leading Accredited Exercise Physiologists based out of Below Parallel Barbell Club in Fortitude Valley.

With a focus on musculoskeletal rehabilitation and performance for powerlifting, you’re in good hands.

Our 6 Week Training Program Is Designed for Anyone:

  • Who has some lifting experience but wants to get more technical with their training and focus on performance
  • Is recovering from an injury or requires rehab work
  • Is looking to get serious about competing in powerlifting, strongman, or similar pursuits
  • Who just wants to get stronger, and do so safely with correct form and guidance

About The 6 Week Training Fundamentals Program

What's Included

The 6 Week Program Includes:

  • 1 on 1 training session each week with a Performotion Accredited Exercise Physiologist
  • Weekly programming
  • For an additional $30 p/w full 24/7 Access to Below Parallel Barbell Club
  • Discounted gym membership at Below Parallel if you continue with Performotion
How Much Does It Cost?

The program costs $100 weekly. 

If you have private health insurance, you may be eligible to claim a rebate for a portion of the program cost.

Full 24/7 gym access can be added for just $30 per week extra

About Performotion

Performotion are a team of Accredited Exercise Physiologists (AEPs) in Fortitude Valley.

Performotion is owned and operated by head ex phys, Kelly Mann, who specialises in musculoskeletal rehab and performance for powerlifting. A former powerlifting coach, Kelly has worked with strength sport athletes from novice to elite level.

Kelly’s team is made up of Tom Haynes, AEP and Level 1 Strength and Conditioning Coach; Michael Bates, AEP and Personal Trainer, and Tom Warner, AEP and Personal Trainer.

Performotion Services

If you’re looking for specific rehabilitation work, Performotion are qualified to treat conditions including



Joint Pain

Soft Tissue Injuries and Pain

Lower back pain

Pre and post-joint replacement surgery

Fibromyalgia and chronic fatigue

Pre and post-operative care for shoulder, knee, spinal and hip.

Postural Dysfunction leading to general pain – neck, shoulder, hip or lower back.

Cardiovascular disease (CVD)

Post-Coronary Artery Bypass Graft surgery

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease


Diabetes (both Type I & II)


Weight gain & Obesity

Anxiety disorders, including PTSD

Request a Free 15 Minute Phone Consultation

Interested in getting started and want to book an initial phone consult?



Do you have an injury? We provide exercise guidance specific to musculoskeletal conditions and injuries including rehabilitation post-surgery.

Fix & Build

Do one or more of your lifts feel like trash? Fix & Build is aimed specifically at rebuilding movement and strength with your squat, bench, deadlift, or overhead press movements.


Get competition-ready! Our practitioners are all experienced powerlifting and strongman coaches who will provide you with a clear pathway to performance.

Ready to jump straight into a gym membership?

Everyone who works at Below Parallel is a university-educated trainer or professional. There will always be someone who can assist you should you have any questions.

Try us out with a FREE TRIAL

Why Dedicated Sessions & Programming?

An Introduction to All Things Below Parallel

Nobody that trains at Below Parallel trains to be average. Everyone that walks through our doors typically comes to us for one specific reason or another. They’re looking to compete in strength sports, they’ve gone as far as they can in a commercial gym environment, or they’re overcoming an injury.

Whatever your motivation, the 6 Week Training Fundamentals Program is designed to set you up for success. At the end of the 6 weeks, you’ll be able to comfortably transition to the Below Parallel programming and regular membership.

If you’d rather just jump straight into it, check out our Membership page and register here or contact us for a free trial.