Chris Battles has long had a passion for sports and fitness. From an early age he was consistently involved in several forms of Martial Arts, including Wushu Kung Fu and Korean Tae Kwon Do. Chris earned his Black Belt in Tae Kwon Do at the age of 13. He decided to try wresting when he started High School. He was a varsity wrestler for three years in High School and completed his senior year as Team Captain, Most Valuable Wrestler and qualified for the California State Wrestling Championships. Chris wrestled to a 9th place finish at State.
Chris has been helping people reach their fitness goals since 2007. He has experience both with training individuals as well as instructing group fitness classes and has often helped or led classes at the SF Hills and Drills Boot Camp, http://www.sfhillsanddrills.com/about.html. Chris is a certified personal trainer by the American Council on Fitness (ACE).
Chris lives in Walnut Creek, California with his wife, Stephanie.