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ABOUT ME

24 Things About Me

  1. I was born, raised and educated in Buenos Aires, Argentina, country I love.

  2. Since childhood I have been captivated by the athletic bodies I saw in movies, comics, and wrestling heroes. Whenever I drew a man I made him with a V-shaped back, a magnificent set of biceps, ripped abs, and wide shoulders.

  3. Sylvester Stallone made a tremendous impact on me when I saw Rocky and Rambo as a teenager. To date he is my number one inspiration and Fitness idol.

  4. Early on I was interested in Boxing as a sport: Muhammad Ali, Sugar Ray Leonard, Sugar Ray Robinson, and Tommy Hearns were and still are my idols in this sport. I trained in boxing for a year with Sergio Victor Palma, an Argentine former-Super Bantamweight World Champion.

  5. I have always been very fond of practicing various sports, but I was 24 years old before I began methodically training with weights to develop my body and running to improve my athletic ability. From that moment on I became fascinated with Fitness and took it as a way of life.

  6. I trained in boxing for a year with Sergio Victor Palma, an Argentine former-Super Bantamweight World Champion.

  7. Since 2012 I have formally worked as a Personal Trainer in Mexico City, primarily on a one-to-one basis.

  8. I have lived in Mexico City for the last 21 years.

  9. I am a Bachelor of Administration and Marketing Specialist.

  10. I trained for years at a moderate level. However upon reaching the age of 46 in 2006 I fell in love once again with intense training. 

  11. In 2012 I discovered and became fascinated by Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) and the UFC. Georges St-Pierre, as one of the greatest champions in UFC history has has been an inspiration for me in the practice of High Intensity Conditioning (HIIT), which in turn has transformed the way in which I train. 

  12. In 2018 I discovered CrossFit on amateur level and CrossFit Games super athletes,  I fell in love with this sport, and today it is a fundamental part of my training and living.

  13. I share a loving and happy home with my wife Miry and my 2 daughters: Carolina and Victoria.  

  14. I am fascinated and admire felines, that's why I have 3 cats in my house and I have a tiger tattooed on my right arm.

  15. I have never used drugs or steroids.

  16. My favorite place to train is the backyard of my house.

  17. I really like Italian-Argentine food, barbecue, pasta, cheese, chocolates and good desserts. 

  18. I love nature, the Caribbean Sea, and outdoor life.

  19. My favorite music is Rock, Hard Rock and Heavy Metal.

  20. I like cinema, television series, and good reading.

  21. Since 2021 I have competed in CrossFit as a Master Athlete in the 60 to 64 years old category representing South America.

  22. Since 2022 I earned a CrossFit Level 1 Trainer Online (CF-OL1) credential.

  23. In 2023 continuing with my CrossFit education, I completed the CrossFit Online Course Scaling, the CrossFit Running Course, the CrossFit Online Course Training The Aging Athlete, the CrossFit Weightlifting Course and the CrossFuir Dumbbells Online Course. T

  24. Already 62 years young, I feel absolutely fulfilled and with much to do.

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