About Us

Next Level Performance has been developing elite level results in speed, agility, strength, power, and injury prevention for over 20 years. We have had the fortune of working with young men and women at the high school, collegiate, and professional levels. In addition to this, we have worked with athletes from dozens of different sports.

Most importantly, we understand the physical requirements it takes to dominate your current level of competition, and then transition and compete at even higher levels. Our training systems are battle tested with real athletes, competing in the real world. They are designed to maximize the training efforts of each athlete and they have consistently produced elite level results.

Below are a few of the accomplishments achieved by athletes using our training systems.

  • NBA World Champion
  • Dozens of professional Contracts
  • Multiple National Champions
  • Inductee to Colorado Sports Hall of Fame
  • 56 High School and Collegiate All-Americans
  • 100’s of College Scholarships
  • Countless School, Conference, and National Records

 Austin Livingston

Has worked as a sports performance coach for 10 years
M.A. Exercise Science with emphasis on Sports Conditioning
Notable certifications: CSCS, USAW


  • Minnesota Vikings
  • University of Minnesota (Men’s & Woman’s Hockey) 
  • MSU Denver (All Varsity Sports)
  • University of Colorado Men’s Lacrosse
  • Head of Athletic Development at Next Level Performance

Brian Powers

  • Has worked as Sports Performance Coach for 22 years
  • BSC Exercise Science
  • Notable Certifications: CSCS, Triphasic


  • CEO and founder of Next Level Performance
  • Helped transition dozens of athletes from Collegiate to Professional level
  • Assistant coach for NFL Combine Camp
  • Consultant for NBA training programs
  • Served as speaker for Sports Performance Lectures
  • Part of University of Colorado Men’s Lacrosse National Championship coaching staff
  • Coached or consulted for over a dozen Collegiate programs

The staff at Next Level Performance takes great pride in helping young athletes develop the athletic qualities that continuously push them closer and closer to achieving their goals. Not only that, but doing so in a manner that is both efficient and safe. We are extremely grateful to have been given the opportunity to play a role in the achievements of our previous athletes listed above.

We welcome the opportunity to get to know you as an athlete and a person, and provide you the same tools that have been the cornerstone of success for so many of our previous athletes. .