Creed Strength & Fitness is a newly opened gym in Chico, California.  Veteran owned and operated by Taylor Catrett, MS, CSCS, USAW, FMS1.  Creed Strength is a strength and conditioning facility that specializes in helping people achieve their goals by getting them stronger, more mobile and better conditioned.  Training athletes for sport specific performance and mission readiness for first responders is also offered.   

Meet Our Team

Taylor Catrett

Taylor Catrett grew up an active child, playing multiple sports through high school. During his time playing sports he learned the importance of proper preparation for competition.  Taking his love of sports he went on to play football for two years in junior college.  This experience heightened his drive to be strong and athletic.  After two years of playing football at Butte College he joined the US Army and served for 4 ½ years.  During his service, his love for training and being physically fit and ready for diverse situations became a priority.  During his service he was put in charge of the fitness of other soldiers.  After the service he studied Kinesiology at San Jose State earning his Bachelors of Science in December 2012.  The accumulation of sports and the military life gave birth to the love of training and helping others be the best that they can be.  He continued his education in graduate school at Sacramento State studying Kinesiology with an emphasis in Strength and Conditioning.  For the two years of grad school he was a graduate intern at the strength and conditioning facility at Sac State helping coach athletes of multiple sports.  He is a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist and Level I Sports Performance United States Weightlifting Certified Coach. He believes that training the body is the key to health maintenance and prolonged quality of life.  Everyone can benefit from proper exercise progression, no matter their current condition.  He enjoys seeing clients fight for their goals and achieving them beyond what they thought they could accomplish.  Taylor has been training for over 8 years as a certified strength coach.  He is now owner and operator of Creed Strength & Fitness in Chico, CA.     

Education/Certifications: 
Masters In Kinesiology: Strength & Conditioning 
Bachelor of Kinesiology: Fitness and Exercise Specialist 
Certified Strength & Conditioning Specialist (NSCA) 
Level I Sports Performance United States Weightlifting (USAW) Certified Coach Corrective Exercise Specialist (NASM)
Functional Movement Screen (FMS) Level 1 Certified