Eric is a former police officer who served on a full-time SWAT team in Washington DC. He has been a Krav Maga defensive tactics instructor since 2006 and a CrossFit Coach since 2009. In 2011, Eric opened up a studio in Rockaway NJ and has since focused on teaching and entrepreneurship. Eric has been providing both user end and “train-the-trainer” courses for law enforcement and military instructors all over the nation for the last 5 years.
Brendan Ferreira is a CrossFit coach with a plethora of certifications, workshops and coaching experience. He is the owner of a CrossFit studio in Massachusetts and has been a staff coach for the Crossroads Adaptive Athletic Alliance, training other coaches to teach and care for Adaptive Athletes.
Jason Sturm is a US Army Veteran and former US World Cup Champion in Para-Bobsled. Jason is also the owner of a CrossFit studio in Virginia and has served as a board member and lead instructor for the Crossroads Adaptive Athletic Alliance providing training and certification for adaptive athletic coaches.
Michael brings an extensive background to fitness coaching. His background includes: CrossFit Level 2, USAW Olympic Lifting, Advanced Olympic Weightlifting CrossFit Competitors Course, CrossFit Rowing, CrossFit Gymnastics CrossFit Football, CrossFit Kids Competitions: Triumph Games Winner 3x Rush Club Defending Champ War Games Champ Crush games 49 out of 71 RX division WOD-A-Palooza 25 out of 30 RX division Agoge Challenge Champ Central Division 2015 CrossFit Open, #305 Central Division 2015 CrossFit Open, #132