Peak Fitness is owned and operated by Kerrville Fitness, Inc. Although Peak Fitness as it now exists officially opened on July 4, 2013, the ties to the community of its predecessor, The Family Sports Center, go as far back as 1959 to the original establishment, the Kerrville Bowling Center.
After acquiring The Family Sports Center as well as Ultrafit Resort, the owners of Peak Fitness began a complete and expansive renovation of the properties with a singular mission: to provide Kerrville with a modern facility that offers updated programming, improved amenities and top-of-the-line fitness equipment. The result: a 30,000 square-foot state-of-the-art facility featuring an enclosed pool area, an expanded floor plan with a mezzanine-level cardio theatre, group exercise and spinning studios, and the addition of Kerr County’s first sports performance training center. The new Texas Hill Country complex offers both aquatic and land-based exercise options and a full menu of training applications for athletes of all levels.
Duane Shortt is the Owner and General Manager of Peak Fitness and has been a personal trainer for over 25 years, training in several different states throughout the country. Duane is a strength and conditioning specialist who has worked with a wide variety of clientele ranging from post-rehab patients to professional athletes to internationally known TV and film personalities.
Previously, Duane was a professional powerlifter with USA Power Lifting (USAPL) and the International Powerlifting Association (IPA). He is currently certified as a Personal Trainer with the International Sports Science Association (ISSA) and holds certifications in CrossFit Level 1, Combine 360, strength training, aquatic exercise, special populations, nutrition, and fitness therapy. Duane still takes clients on a limited basis and is looking forward to helping you reach your fitness goals.