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.
Mike is a US Army Veteran and leg amputee who was injured during the rescue efforts to retrieve a trapped soldier from the HUMVEE he had just been ejected from during an IED explosion. Mike is a humble, quiet warrior who would give you the shirt off his back. He is a mentor, a coach and a friend to anyone who needs it.
Guy Valentino is a US Marine Corps veteran and current world record holder for pull ups in 24 hours (5,862 in case you were wondering!). One who struggles with post traumatic stress himself, Guy offers a unique perspective and has an uncanny ability to mentor other warriors struggling with inner demons.
Jesse enlisted in the Marines in 1997, joining the elite Counter Sniper unit in 2000. As a Sniper team leader, Jesse conducted over 80 combat missions. .On July 24th, 2004, Jesse was hit by a roadside bomb in Ramadi, Iraq, resulting in the loss of his right arm. In 2005, Jesse medically retired from the Marine Corps completing a total of five deployments. Click the image for a full bio.
A veteran of the US Army, the former Captain of Army Football, Bronze Star and Purple Heart recipient dedicated to sharing the power of fitness with young struggling veterans and police officers.
John is a US Army Rakkasan and Purple Heart recipient who has had some unique experiences through his service in the military that put him in a good position to help mentor and support struggling veterans through the healing process.