Company Biography

Bret Geishauser

Academy Performance & Exercise (A.P.Ex) was founded by Bret Geishauser. Bret was a strength and conditioning coach at the NFL and college levels before getting into the fitness equipment business. He has a passion for sport and fitness. Bret has a BS in Exercise Science and a Master’s degree in Sport Management, both from Slippery Rock University. Bret was a four year starter and All American cornerback at The Rock. He also helped lead them to a PSAC title in 1997.

As Football strength coach from 1998-1999, the Rock won 2 more PSAC titles. In addition, Bret was an assistant strength coach with the Buffalo Bills in 2000 under Rusty Jones. He went on to be named the head strength coach at Duquesne University. While at Duquesne, he helped guide the football team to 2003 IAA Mid Major National Championship.

Bret has worked for fitness equipment dealers as well as large manufacturers like Nautilus, Stairmaster, & Schwinn. He started A.P.Ex. because he wanted to provide better service and support after the sale to his customers. He compares the inception of A.P.Ex. to the movie, Jerry McGuire.

A.P.Ex. representatives share the same passion for sport and fitness. All A.P.Ex. representatives are experienced in fitness and come highly qualified and trained. You are in good hands with A.P.Ex.

A.P.Ex. mission statement: We provide only the HIGHEST quality exercise equipment, service, support, and training to our customers. We specialize in the education, recreation, medical and athletic performance markets.

Sales Request

At APEX, we take great pride in our line of products. Our sales staff is knowledgeable and highly experienced in all lines of fitness equipment. We perform every service with an absolute confidence in our ability in ensure customer satisfaction. Please fill our our online sales form or call us with any other questions you may have.

Upon submitting your information we will:

  • Respond to you promptly
  • Ask any additional questions required to process your request
  • Confirm you sales request

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2305 Beale Avenue
Altoona, PA16601




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