On June 18th, West Coast Strength was awarded and voted “Best Gym” in the “Best of the Willamette Valley “contest.  We pride ourselves on being THE BEST!  Whenever an opportunity comes along to prove that, we’re in!  After winning the 2019 Best Gym in Salem award we were excited for the 2020 Best of the...
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The first thing I have to say is how much of a relief it is to finally be open again.  Business is a constant process and it is all about momentum. To experience our business halt and have no control over things was not fun!  We are grateful to our members who continued to support...
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Business 101 – don’t open a restaurant or a gym. Why did I decide to open a gym when 80% of gyms fail within 5 years? Simple – I knew that although we have a highly saturated market here in Salem that there was a definite need for a good gym.  Good is subjective, but...
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About Us

Owned and operated by Alex Whitaker, West Coast Strength (WCS) over the last seven years has become one of the most well-known private coaching and training brands in the country. Our Passion Is Everywhere, From Our 100+ Five-Star Reviews To Our Well-Maintained Equipment.

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