Welcome to
Paul Lacoste Sports
Fit 4 Preaching.


This series will consist of individuals who are currently active clergy, including but not limited to pastors, priests, and ministers who teach the word of God on a regular basis.

Timeline For Program:

January 11, 2019 – April 12, 2019

» Registration deadline – Friday, January 11, 2019 at 5:00 p.m.

» UMMC pre-medical evaluation & team meeting / media day – Thursday, January 17, 2019, time TBA (at the State Capitol)

» First day of training and pre-fitness test – Tuesday, January 22, 2019

» Post-fitness test – Thursday, April 4, 2019 (at the training facility during selected training time)

» UMMC post-medical evaluation – Friday, April 5, 2019 (at the training facility during selected training time)

» The Paul Lacoste Sports 5K – TBA

» Last day of training – Friday, April 12, 2019

Rules (Mandatory):

We are fully committed to helping participants achieve his/her health goals. We want individuals that are going to sign-up and stay committed to completing the program.

» Financial buy-in$250.00
Participants must mail a $250.00 accountability check to Paul Lacoste Sports (PLS), P.O. Box 1998, Ridgeland, MS 39158. The accountability check will NOT be deposited unless an individual fails to complete this program for any reason whatsoever. Accountability checks will be returned to participants at the Paul Lacoste Sports 5K, upon the completion of the program. Applicants are not eligible for consideration into the program until his/her accountability check is received.

» Attendance (no more than 6 absences) – For any reason whatsoever, an individual cannot miss more than six training sessions. Missing more than six sessions for any reason means that individual’s accountability check will be deposited. There is a $100.00 fee added to the full amount for returned checks/insufficient funds/bad accountability checks.

» Attend the pre-medical and post-medical assessments

» Attend the pre-fitness and post-fitness tests

» Attend Paul Lacoste Sports 5K event

» Submit a one to two paragraph testimonial on why you should be selected to participate in the training program. – Please share your heart with us.

» ATTITUDE and EFFORT will be evaluated on a daily basis. – We reserve the right to remove an individual from the program and deposit his/her accountability check, if that individual lacks a positive attitude and/or good effort.

» By registering for the Paul Lacoste Sports Next Level Mississippi program and participating, you agree to all the terms and rules of this agreement.

Training Information:

Training Location

» University Wellness Center (2625 Courthouse Cir, Flowood)

Training Days

» 4 days a week, Tuesday – Friday

Training Times

» 5:00 a.m. to 6:00 a.m. or 6:00 a.m. to 7:00 a.m. Participants must commit to one time frame for the length of the program. Going back and forth between times isn’t allowed.

» If necessary (due to weather), make-up days will be on Mondays.