LAUNCH Now Offers Online/Distance Coaching and Training Services!

Make 2014 your best year ever!  LAUNCH Fitness & Human Performance is now pleased to offer online health, fitness, and human performance coaching and consultation for clients who do not live in the greater Houston, TX area and are interested in our expert services!  Visit for details!  Get started today!Image  


LAUNCH Founder, Jamie Guined on The Space Show November 17th

LAUNCH Founder, Jamie Guined, will be a guest on The Space Show November 17, 2013.  The show will be broadcast live at beginning at 12:00 pm PST (2:00 pm CST, 3:00 pm EST).  Tune in to listen Jamie discuss spaceflight fitness, exercise countermeasures, the role of the fitness professional in the emerging commercial spaceflight industry, and the release of the pioneering Spaceflight Fitness Specialist credential.  Listeners of the show will also receive a special promotion for the pre-sale registration of the Spaceflight Fitness Specialist certification.  

Spaceflight Fitness Specialist Certification Pre-Sale Registration Open!

Pre-sale registration for the Spaceflight Fitness Specialist certification is now available!  

LAUNCH is pleased to announce the pre-sale of the ground-breaking Spaceflight Fitness Specialist (SFS) certification!  The Spaceflight Fitness Specialist certification is the first and only fitness certification that is designed to provide fitness professionals with the knowledge, skills, and abilities necessary to address the unique needs of the commercial spaceflight industry, astronauts, and spaceflight tourists.  Be among the first in the industry to establish yourself as a Spaceflight Fitness Specialist.

Pre-sale registration includes the Spaceflight Fitness Specialist manual (to be released January 2, 2014), one exam registration, a Spaceflight Fitness Specialist patch and t-shirt, free registration to the first annual Spaceflight Fitness Summit to be held in Houston, Texas June 2015, and listing in the LAUNCH Spaceflight Fitness Specialist Registry.   

Registration price is $449 during the limited-time pre-sale registration period.  Registration price increases to $579 after the pre-sale promotion.  

To register, click hereImage.   


Seeking Members for Spaceflight Fitness Specialist Board of Certification

LAUNCH is looking to recruit a few professionals who would be interested in serving on the Board of Certification for the LAUNCH Spaceflight Fitness Specialist credential. Interested parties should have experience from one or more of the following areas of practice: 1) aerospace physiology 2) aerospace medicine 3) spaceflight human factors 4) exercise science 5) clinical exercise physiology 6) neuroscience 7) cardiology 8) environmental physiology 9) psychology 10) therapeutic exercise and/or medical fitness. If you meet one or more of the above qualifications and are interested in learning more, please email Serious inquiries only, please. 

LAUNCH Founder selected as Commercial Scientist Astronaut Candidate

LAUNCH Founder & CEO Jamie Guined was selected as a Commercial Scientist Astronaut Candidate in the 2013 Astronauts4Hire astronaut selection campaign.  Jamie will begin her training this Fall as she works towards earning the distinction of Research Qualified Astronaut.  For more information on the 2013 Astronauts4Hire selection class, visit: