Chris Armel discovered his passion for training as he began coaching high school athletes in 2010. Upon unveiling his extreme interest in fitness Chris decided to pursue a Bachelor’s degree in Athletic Coaching with an emphasis in Strength and Conditioning. He then decided to further his education by attending graduate school, where he interned with the Strength and Conditioning Staff at West Virginia University. As part of his internship Chris served as an assistant trainer for a variety of collegiate teams including football, baseball, soccer, gymnastics, rowing, wrestling, volleyball, and swimming. In May 2014, he received a Master’s in Science in Athletic Coaching Education and is currently pursuing a personal training certification from the National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA). Chris specializes in athletic performance enhancement, sports conditioning, and weight training program design. His professional mission is to reveal his clients’ untapped potential through intense, effective training to challenge both the mind and body for endless possibilities!