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christopher shaddock

Born and raised in Boston, MA now residing in Iceland (long story. lol) I served 8 years in the United States Army, deployed twice (Albania and Iraq/Kuwait) Before being deployed to the middle east for two years, I worked as a environmental technician and wanted to learn more about the industry until my deployment.

Once my deployment was over, and moved to Iceland I ended up with Bechtel to help them build, Alcoa Fjarðáal. An aluminum smelter, where I have been working since 2007 once production started. During my time with Bechtel, I was persuaded to get certified as a Personal Trainer and give Bootcamp classes, because of my constant talk of fitness and my work outs, and at the same time I was introduced to Herbalife, and the network Industry, and I was hooked. I wanted to learn more about the fitness/wellness industry, so I enrolled in ISSA's Associate Degree Program in Exercise Science. My ultimate goal(s) is to add Yoga/Tai Chi, and Lifestyle Fitness Certifications, purchase a franchise gym, and work with clients in my age bracket, basically 40+. I would like to show people who are nearing 50 years of age (like myself) that just because we get older does not mean that we still cannot be active, eat healthy, and look/feel good.

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About Me

Degrees

  • AS, Travel & Tourism, Johnson & Wales University
  • AS, Exercise Science & Health Promotion, International Sports Science Association

Years Experience

1-2

Certifications / Trainings

ISSA - Fitness / Exercise Therapist Certification
Verified
ISSA - Fitness Nutrition Certification
Verified
ISSA - Senior Fitness Certification
Verified
ISSA - Strength and Conditioning Certifcation
Verified
ISSA - Youth Fitness Certification
Verified
NESTA - Certified Physique & Figure Training Specialist
Pending Verification
ISSA - Personal Trainer Certification
Expired

CPR Certified

American Heart Association

AED Certified

Liability Insurance

christopher's Locations

ÍÞROTTIRHÚSIÐ

hlidargata 55
faskrudsfirdi, AL 750

Additional Information

Rate

$0.00 / hr

Payment Methods

Awards & Accomplishments

Languages Spoken

English

Gender

Male

1 Review

5.0 out of 5 Stars

  • by Cindy Asch-Martin on Sep 05, 2012

    Thank you for your show of support by voting for me, very much appreciated! Cindy :-)