G.A.T.A. Barbell Club is a sports performance training center on the northeast side of Atlanta, GA and is now an officially recognized platinum level USA Powerlifting Regional Training Center. James Townsend heads up the powerlifting program. James is a USA Powerlifting certified Senior International Coach, 2x Junior National team member, has been coaching powerlifting on the international level for the last 10 years, and is also a former Strength Coach at Mississippi State University, the University of Virginia, and Marshall University. G.A.T.A. is frequently visited by USA Powerlifting Open National Team members as well as nationally ranked lifters. They have all the necessary equipment to prepare a lifter to compete at an elite level including IPF-style racks, Eleiko bar and discs and Ivanko plates.
They are located at 11455 Lakefield Drive, Duluth, GA 30097 and can be reached by phone at (770) 714-5957 or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.