personal training

bobby scott

About Bobby: 

Bobby is the head trainer and a founding member of Strength Empire Memphis. Coach Bobby has been competing in powerlifting for over 6 years, coaching for 8 years, and holds an elite powerlifting total in both the 198 and 220lb weight classes. 

He is a graduate of the University of Memphis with a degree in Exercise Sports Science. As a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist, Bobby works with clientele including middle school to D-1 collegiate level athletes, elite level powerlifters, physique athletes, and anyone who wants to feel and move better.

Personal training and custom training programming is offered in house by Bobby Scott of Heavy Metal Strength.

For more information on Bobby and his offerings, check out

Find Bobby on Instagram @bwscott89 or contact him directly:


Tracy Curry

About Tracy:

Tracy graduated from William Penn University with a BS in Exercise Science with an emphasis in strength and conditioning.

Tracy has a powerlifting background - competing himself, as well as coaching elite level powerlifters. He also specializes in sports specific strength and conditioning.


He has trained high school and college level athletes, the elderly and pre-teens.
In the art of strength we’re all in it together.


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"It’s Time to get SKRONG

Come Train With Me and STRENGTH EMPIRE


With my training everything in individualized and catered just for you and your strength goals.
From video technique breakdowns to Tweaking up a block if need be.

My philosophy In training is to never short change yourself and take every lift like it’s your last."


Instagram: @Tcurrystrength

Phone Number: (901) 634-0373

thomas lackie

About Thomas:

Thomas is an amateur bodybuilder with a bachelor's degree in dietetics, and is currently pursuing his masters degree at the University of Memphis in Nutrition Science.


Thomas served in the Marine Corps for 4 years before receiving an honorable discharge in 2015. After his military service, Thomas followed his passion for bodybuilding, nutrition, and the pursuit of knowledge. To that end, he has competed in bodybuilding competitions while making contributions to published scientific literature under Dr. Zhang.


Since 2016, Thomas has been working alongside Justin Harris to assist clients in reaching their goals while also competing and pursuing higher education. As a result of his educational background and firsthand experience as a lifter, Thomas provides a unique coaching experience that utilizes a scientific and studied approach to bodybuilding.



Contact Tom for nutrition services:

Instagram @lackie_nutrition

Find more information on his website