PHASE IV ATHLETES

“It’s those who work hard at recovery who win.”

CEO Robert Forster, PT

Allyson Felix

“After suffering a potential season ending injury that threatened my 2016 Olympic goals, Bob Forster PT worked tirelessly in his clinic and pool to help me get back on the track in just three weeks; and on course to qualify for my fourth Olympic Games, with the fasted 400m in the world.”

Matthew Mclaughlin

“The exercise portion of my book is different from all others because it is guided by Robert “Bob” Forster, perhaps the best physical therapist in the country. He helped me recover from many injuries, and in doing so gave me the foundation for parts of this book.”

Jackie Joyner

“Bob Forster was my physical therapist for my entire college and professional career. His ability to diagnose and treat my injuries was instrumental in my success. He taught me the importance of not only seeing him when I was hurt, but for injury prevention as well. Bob was my secret weapon and without his help, I wouldn’t have been able to compete on four Olympic teams.”

PHASE-IV ELITE ATHLETES

Joe Warren World Greco Roman Champion

“I use Robert Forster and PHASE IV exercise and nutrition to be sure I am training smart, to be sure I am not overtraining, to be sure I am doing everything necessary to peak my fitness for the championship fight.””

FLORENCE GRIFFITH JOYNER “Flo Joe”

Florence Delorez Griffith Joyner, also known as Flo-Jo, was an American track and field athlete. She is considered the fastest woman of all time based on the fact that the world records she set in 1988 for both the 100 m and 200 m still stand. Flo Jo began working with Bob in her teens and was the first elite athlete to introduce the Forster Structure Program.

HELEN MAROULIS, First USA Woman Wrestler to Win Olympic Gold

Helen used PHASE IV training science to go un-scored upon in the World Championships, and then drop a weight class and defeat the 3 X Olympic Champion to Win Gold defeating Saori Yoshida of Japan during 53kg women’s freestyle wrestling title match on Thursday, August 18, 2016. Maroulis defeated Yoshida 4-1 to capture the gold. Yoshida is the world’s most decorated wrestler with three Olympic gold medals and 13 world titles. (Photo by AAron Ontiveroz/The Denver Post)

MARIA SHARAPOVA

TENNIS WIMBLEDON, US OPEN CHAMPIONMaria has worked with Bob since a shoulder injury sidelined her early in her career. Through active recovery and on going rehabilitation with Forster, Maria has gone on to win her 5th Grand Slam and reignite her career with PHASE IV metabolic training.

PETE SAMPRAS

TENNIS LEGENDPete Sampras is a retired Greek American tennis player widely regarded as one of the greatest in the history of the sport. Pete worked with Forster throughout many tennis seasons and credits Bob for saving his career.

KIM RHODE

OLYMPIC CHAMPIONSix-time Olympic medal winner, including three gold medals, and six-time national champion in double trap. Kim is the most successful female shooter at the Olympics as the only triple Olympic Champion and the only woman to have won two Olympic gold medals for Double Trap. Rhode won a gold medal in skeet shooting at the 2012 Summer Olympic Games, equaling the world record of 99 out of 100 clays. Kim won the bronze medal at the Rio 2016 Olympics, making her the first Olympian to win a medal on five different continents, the first Summer Olympian to win an individual medal at six consecutive summer games, and the first woman to medal in six consecutive Olympics. Kim’s active recovery with PHASE IV science is the critical foundation of her injury prevention training.

Victoria Anthony

WORLD CLASS WRESTLERVictoria is a two time 48 kg women’s freestyle Pan American Champion, Junior World Champion and ranked #1 in the world. She has trained with PHASE IV science since she was a teen.

REBECCA RUSCH

Rebecca is an American endurance athlete whose career has spanned across numerous sports including climbing, adventure racing, whitewater rafting, cross-country skiing, and mountain biking. Rusch has 7 World Championship titles to her name, was a member of the US National whitewater rafting team, and captained the XXX Team on multiple expeditions on the Emmy winning Discovery Channel program Eco-Challenge. Rusch’s experience expands beyond athletics as well; she is also the event producer behind Rebecca’s Private Idaho, author of Rusch to Glory, and Blood Road a documentary of her cycling journey through Vietnam to her father’s grave. Rebecca has been named the active.com’s #6 of the World’s Top 100 Athletes, Singletrack’s Mountain Biker of the Year, Sports Illustrated Adventure Racing Team of the Year, and Outside Magazine’s Top 20 Female Athletes of the Year. Rebecca credits Bob with teaching her body how to ride her bike.

AARON PICO

TEAM USA WRESTLER MMA COMPETITORAaron is a Junior and Cadet level national champion freestyle, folkstyle, and Greco Roman Wrestler. Aaron wrestled in the Olympic Trials losing by tie for his Olympic debut. Aaron began his MMA career with a tough defeat and came back strong knocking out Justin Linn in the first round.

ADELINE GRAY

WORLD CHAMPION WRESTLERAdeline is a Team USA 3X World Champion and 6X World Team member of the Women’s Freestyle Team. A true champion in life and sport.

CODY GARBRANDT

CODY “No Love” lost his first ever professional MMA competition November 4, 2017. Cody trains with PHASE IV prescription heart rate zones for elite level conditioning.

HENRY CEJUDO

TEAM USA WRESTLER MMA COMPETITORHenry is a four time wrestling state champion, national champion and Olympic Champion. He is ranked second in the world in the UFC.

Jeff Henderson

OLYMPIC LONG JUMP CHAMPION On August 13, 2016, Jeff Henderson claimed Rio Gold with his final long jump. It’s the first gold in the event for the USA since 2004.

Elena Pirozhkova

2012 and 2016 USA Olympic Wrestler. Elena prepared for the 2016 Olympic Trials with PHASE IV science. She won the trials and finished 5th at the 2016 Olympics.