Chris started training as a powerlifter in high school, winning multiple State powerlifting championships. While in college to pursue a degree in Criminal Justice, Chris began his martial arts journey.
Chris has trained and competed in multiple martial arts including Judo, Grappling, Knockdown Karate, and Grapple Strike. He is a 2nd degree black belt in American Karate under Leon Nelson and Robbie Adams. He also holds a black belt in Kickboxing under Robbie Adams and Scott Francis. In January 2021, Chris received his black belt in Shidokan Karate under Sensei Richard Trammell.
Having years of experience in martial arts, power lifting, and strength and conditioning, Chris joined the Apex Kickboxing Team to help our students prepare for competition.