Ryan Capretta is the founder and director of Proactive Sports Performance.
In 2005 Capretta left a fulltime strength and speed coaching position in the NFL to open Proactive Sports Performance. During his NFL years, Capretta gained knowledge through many experiences including a Super Bowl with the Baltimore Ravens and working with players like Emmitt Smith, Ray Lewis, Kurt Warner, and Larry Fitzgerald to name a few. Through his years at Stanford University, Capretta is backed with more than 20 years of experience, as well as a Masters in Sports Science. Capretta is a certified member of the National Strength & Conditioning Association.
Capretta and his team are nationally revered coaches sought out by NFL, MLB, NBA, and ATP athletes for their individualized training programs. Capretta’s unique and diverse methods of training have been featured on ESPN, CNN, Men’s Health, HBO, Fox Sports, ABC and more. With his scientific and systematic approach to training, Emmy-winning Capretta serves as a consultant for numerous companies. Current Proactive Sports clients include: Aaron Rogers, Karl Anthony-Towns, Clay Matthews, Paul George, Albert Pujols, Baker Mayfield, Christian Yelich, Donovan Mitchell and 100+ more professional athletes.
Proactive Sports has become a local home for specialized adult fitness training. With motivating challenges, detailed evaluations and safe programming, Capretta and his team work with clients of all fitness levels.
Capretta’s unique and diverse methods of training have been featured on ESPN, CNN, Men’s Health, HBO, Fox Sports, ABC and more. With his scientific and systematic approach to training, Capretta serves as a consultant for numerous companies, including Adidas, Cybex, and Athos. Proactive Sports is an official Herbalife partner. Capretta previously earned an Emmy award for his work with the NFL UP in 2014. Current Proactive Sports clients include: Aaron Rogers, Karl Anthony-Towns, Von Miller, Colin Kaepernick, Clay Matthews, CJ Spiller, Demarcus Cousins, D’Angelo Russell, Derek Fisher, Nick Swisher, and Tommy Haas.
In 2015, Proactive Sports opened it’s second home in Orange County at The Marke. Additionally, Capretta’s programs can be found on TheProactiveEdge.com, an interactive online training experience complete with an exercise video library featuring NFL athletes.