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Train with Chaylyn Thompson via Kickoff

Get in the best shape of your life with exercise, nutrition, and wellness coaching via text and app

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Chaylyn Thompson

  • NASM Certified
  • Kickoff Certified
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My Mission
My mission is to coach first, train second. What I mean by this is that I want to do whatever I can to make each client feel heard, seen, loved, and valued so that they are encouraged to push towards their goals knowing that they have a solid support system behind them. By coaching first, I build a relationship and sort of friendship with each client that is based on trust and understanding. I want every person I work with to feel capable of achieving their goals and I want them to know I will be their biggest cheerleader in the process. I believe that this approach will encourage better results faster and the impact of each workout, conversation, and real life connection between fitness and lifestyle will be greater and longer lasting.
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“sometimes, the bravest and most important thing you can do is just show up.” -Brene Brown
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Why Train With Me

I am very relationship-focused in my training. I think the initial conversation a trainer has with the client is the most important session of their entire program. This session lays the foundation of trust, culture, and dynamic for the entirety of the program and sets the tone for the entire relationship. I believe, and have experienced personally, that individuals with healthy coach/client relationships see better results faster than a client who doesn't "connect" with their coach. I place a lot of importance on text check-ins with my clients, wherein I will send them a quick text asking how they are and how training is going, if they have any questions, etc. I also make myself available to my remote clients to answer any questions or send video demos as needed, etc. I want my remote clients to feel valued, cared for, and important. I am very adaptable and flexible with my programming and place high value on learning every individual's needs, wants, and goals in fitness. Whether it's through strength training, mobility, flexibility, functional training, or a combination of all of the above, I strive for each program to be unique to every client I am working with and enjoy mixing up movements in programs for variety. I am compassionate and sympathetic, but also driven and motivating. I will encourage whomever I am training to do the best they can and nothing less and will push them on days they feel like they can't do any more.

My go-to workout

I love a good strength training session with some HIIT incorporated, as well as a warm up/cool down!

Healthy food I love

Grilled chicken, baked asparagus and green beans, brown rice, sweet potatoes, and bell pepper pizzas

Healthy food I hate

Brussel sprouts

Why Train With Me

I am very relationship-focused in my training. I think the initial conversation a trainer has with the client is the most important session of their entire program. This session lays the foundation of trust, culture, and dynamic for the entirety of the program and sets the tone for the entire relationship. I believe, and have experienced personally, that individuals with healthy coach/client relationships see better results faster than a client who doesn't "connect" with their coach. I place a lot of importance on text check-ins with my clients, wherein I will send them a quick text asking how they are and how training is going, if they have any questions, etc. I also make myself available to my remote clients to answer any questions or send video demos as needed, etc. I want my remote clients to feel valued, cared for, and important. I am very adaptable and flexible with my programming and place high value on learning every individual's needs, wants, and goals in fitness. Whether it's through strength training, mobility, flexibility, functional training, or a combination of all of the above, I strive for each program to be unique to every client I am working with and enjoy mixing up movements in programs for variety. I am compassionate and sympathetic, but also driven and motivating. I will encourage whomever I am training to do the best they can and nothing less and will push them on days they feel like they can't do any more.

My go-to workout

I love a good strength training session with some HIIT incorporated, as well as a warm up/cool down!

Healthy food I love

Grilled chicken, baked asparagus and green beans, brown rice, sweet potatoes, and bell pepper pizzas

Healthy food I hate

Brussel sprouts

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Favorite workout music

Twenty One Pilots have always been a go-to, but I also have a workout playlist I fall back on

What people are most surprised to learn about me

I ran cross country for one season in college… and hated it haha! (I’ll take sprints any day)

How it works

Let’s reach your fitness goals together.

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Start with your perfect coach

Get started with your trainer based on goals and personality. Build your plan together with during your Kickoff video call.
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Add daily personalized workouts & nutrition plans

Work out when and where you want with step by step guidance from your coach via our interactive app. Eat well with meal plans crafted by your coach just for you.
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Keep doing your favorite sports and activities. We’ll mix ‘em in to your plan.
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Reach your goals with daily checkins

Stay on top of your fitness goals with check-in texts and at a glance in our app. Your coach is there for you on demand, whenever you need.
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Txt me often plz k thx
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The Best Plan for You

No hidden fees. Unlimited workouts, meal planning, & support. Change your trainer any time.

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      Daily guidance & unlimited text with your dedicated trainer
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      Daily custom workouts
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      Custom nutrition coaching & optional daily meal plan
    $2/day
    Billed once a month as $95
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      All of Kickoff standard, plus:
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      Weekly 1-on-1 video workout/ strategy chat with your coach
    $7/day
    Billed once a month as $245
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      All of Kickoff standard, plus:
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      2 Weekly 1-on-1 video workouts/ strategy chats with your coach
    $11/day
    Billed once a month as $365
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Client stories

"Before finding Kickoff, I wasted so much time sitting in my car at the gym trying to google the "best" workout for the day. Now I never fret over workouts - they're sent to me with clear instruction in the Kickoff app. Working with my trainer via text has been such a benefit. Having that accountability was key - I beat my goal by 10 lbs, losing 40 lbs before my wedding day!"
Peyton
Texas
"Before finding Kickoff, I wasted so much time sitting in my car at the gym trying to google the "best" workout for the day. Now I never fret over workouts - they're sent to me with clear instruction in the Kickoff app. Working with my trainer via text has been such a benefit. Having that accountability was key - I beat my goal by 10 lbs, losing 40 lbs before my wedding day!"
"Working with Kickoff is awesome! It has helped me learn so much about what it takes to transform your body. I have lost 23 pounds and 5% body fat since working with Rachel and I've never felt better!"
Augie H.
Florida
"Working with Kickoff is awesome! It has helped me learn so much about what it takes to transform your body. I have lost 23 pounds and 5% body fat since working with Rachel and I've never felt better!"
"I have loved every single week of Kickoff. As a busy, working mom, I don't like leaving my home & family to go to the gym. My trainer Jen designs workout plans for me that work with what I have at home. She levels me up in strength when I'm ready & adjusts when I'm not feeling my best. Kickoff is realistic, sustainable & supportive. That's why it's been so successful for me!"
Miriam C.
Oregon
"I have loved every single week of Kickoff. As a busy, working mom, I don't like leaving my home & family to go to the gym. My trainer Jen designs workout plans for me that work with what I have at home. She levels me up in strength when I'm ready & adjusts when I'm not feeling my best. Kickoff is realistic, sustainable & supportive. That's why it's been so successful for me!"
"I lost 70 pounds of fat (265 to 195) and am keeping it off with Kickoff! I’m now adding muscle and getting stronger! My coach makes it fun and straightforward to stick to an awesome exercise and nutrition program that really works."
Giancarlo R.
Georgia
"I lost 70 pounds of fat (265 to 195) and am keeping it off with Kickoff! I’m now adding muscle and getting stronger! My coach makes it fun and straightforward to stick to an awesome exercise and nutrition program that really works."
"I’ve lost 25 lbs with Kickoff and have gained a tremendous amount of strength and confidence. Thanks to Kickoff, I was able to tweak my nutrition & really see a noticeable difference all around including my energy levels. I am finally feeling like myself again!"
Brooke H.
California
"I’ve lost 25 lbs with Kickoff and have gained a tremendous amount of strength and confidence. Thanks to Kickoff, I was able to tweak my nutrition & really see a noticeable difference all around including my energy levels. I am finally feeling like myself again!"
"My body fat decreased by 5.3% & is now 17.8%. I lost about half an inch in my waist, hips, and thighs. It's easier for me to get in the gym and complete a workout when I don't have to stress about actually planning the workouts. I love how supportive and flexible my coach has been. Kickoff has become a welcome constant amongst the chaos of everyday life."
Ashley B.
Alabama
"My body fat decreased by 5.3% & is now 17.8%. I lost about half an inch in my waist, hips, and thighs. It's easier for me to get in the gym and complete a workout when I don't have to stress about actually planning the workouts. I love how supportive and flexible my coach has been. Kickoff has become a welcome constant amongst the chaos of everyday life."
"As a mom of 4, Kickoff has been such a blessing to me! Not only has it has helped me learn to eat and how to focus on different areas of my body, but it has also helped me gain more self confidence! My trainer is able to base my workouts off of what equipment I have at home, and I don't have to be a part of a gym!"
Nicole H.
Tennessee
"As a mom of 4, Kickoff has been such a blessing to me! Not only has it has helped me learn to eat and how to focus on different areas of my body, but it has also helped me gain more self confidence! My trainer is able to base my workouts off of what equipment I have at home, and I don't have to be a part of a gym!"
"I'm loving the accountability piece that comes with Kickoff. My clothes fit much better. My coach has been great in helping me figure out macros/nutrition, and the workouts have been great. I'm impressed with how my strength has improved over the past weeks - it means the world. Fitness was a big part of my earlier years, and it's been huge to get back in shape! Thank you Kickoff!"
Marsha R.
Canada
"I'm loving the accountability piece that comes with Kickoff. My clothes fit much better. My coach has been great in helping me figure out macros/nutrition, and the workouts have been great. I'm impressed with how my strength has improved over the past weeks - it means the world. Fitness was a big part of my earlier years, and it's been huge to get back in shape! Thank you Kickoff!"
Peyton has incredible success with weight loss with his online personal trainer at Kickoff!
Augie has incredible success with weight loss with his online personal trainer at Kickoff!
Miriam got incredible results via her online personal trainer at Kickoff
Giancarlo has incredible success with weight loss with his online personal trainer at Kickoff!
Brooke got incredible weight loss results with her online personal trainer at Kickoff!
Ashley got incredible results with her online personal trainer at Kickoff!
Nicole got incredible weight loss results with her online personal trainer at Kickoff!
Marsha got incredible weight loss results with her online personal trainer at Kickoff!

Client stories

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