Overall Athletic Development

Power Skating, Strength Training, Teamwork, Leadership Development & More

Overall Athletic Development

Power Skating, Strength Training, Teamwork, Leadership Development & More

Competitive Edge Hockey Skating Instruction,
Sports Performance Training & Personal Fitness Training

Located in Kensington Valley Ice House – Brighton, MI

While we specialize in training hockey players to skate better and improve their puck-handling and shooting skills, Competitive Edge can help athletes and individuals of all ages, skills – and all sports – develop and enhance their overall performance.

We offer sports performance training and conditioning in our fully-equipped workout facility, on-ice and off-ice power skating instruction, instructional videos, nutrition counseling, massage therapy and more.

It Is Our Mission to Help Everyone Reach His or Her Personal Best

Our program is aimed at developing well-rounded athletes and outstanding individuals. In addition to physical conditioning and skills training, our “competitive edge” includes mental training, endurance strategies, teamwork development, character building, moral guidance and leadership workshops.

All Ages, All Levels – Beginner to Pro

We work with both teams and individuals, at all levels, from beginner (mini-mites) through youth, high school and college level, professional and adult recreational athletes.

In addition, we offer small group personal training programs for anyone looking to improve their health and lifestyle.

A variety of equipment and exercises provides total body workouts

Targeted training will improve your game – whether it’s hockey or another sport

Certified trainers offer personalized programs for your optimal benefit

See Competitive Edge’s own Jennifer Matras in action! Watch Fox Sports Video featuring Florida Panthers’ Forward David Booth

See highlights of the challenging life-changing training course Jennifer completed in March 2016. Learn more about SEALFIT

Contact Competitive Edge

Get your team or player conditioned or trained for maximum performance!

Call us at 248-752-4470

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Proven Success!

Train Where the State Champions Train

Competitive Edge works with the Brighton High School Varsity hockey team. Over 12 years, we have won 5 State Championships and are top‑3 ranked in the state every year.

Train at Competitive Edge to become your best self, not just a better athlete!

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Featuring motivational speakers, authors, experts, leadership trainers and more

Example Programs

Becoming E.L.I.T.E.

With Michael Massucci
Author and Motivational Speaker

In today’s sports, talent may help you make a team, but it takes strong character and high standards to continue to reach higher and become the best. Learn the winning principles that will improve your sports performance… and your academics and relationships.

Mental Training

With Greg Amundson
Former DEA Special Agent and Army Captain and bestselling author of “God in Me” and “Firebreather Fitness.”

We’ve all heard that “actions speak louder than words,” but what if we told you that words affect one’s actions? Hear how Greg has learned how to choose his words wisely to overcome some amazing physical challenges, along with helping others reach their full potential!

Dates to be determined; programs are held throughout the year. Please email us if you’d like to be notified of upcoming programs once dates are finalized.

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Learn How You Can Become An Uncommon Champion

Whether you have an athletic child who dreams of a professional sports career or you are challenged by the inability to reach your own personal or professional goals, learn to overcome common obstacles, embrace challenges and unlock the uncommon champion inside you.

  • Mental toughness
  • Focus and discipline
  • Communication skills
  • Self-confidence
  • Healthier relationships
  • Overall performance
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