Nutritionist
Chris Simons, Nutritionist
Former professional standout Chris Simons is our resident on staff nutritionist. With over ten years experience of working with athletes and teams, Chris has been certified by the Fitness Institute of America & ACE and has earned his Bachelors of Arts degree in Dietetics and Nutrition from Florida International University. Chris doubles as a sports nutrition consultant for professional, college and high school athletes, as well as diabetics, endurance athletes, body builders and those concerned with overall weight management. He also teaches seminars on nutrition and diet therapy throughout the community and is well respected as a pioneer in his field.

 

His personal accomplishments include:

  • A runner up position in the Ultimate Athlete Competition held at Quiet Waters Park in November 2002.
  • He has won the America Natural Bodybuilding Committee's Mr. Florida in 1996 and Mr. Tampa in 1999.
  • In 1996, 1997 & 1998 Simon played for the Miami Breakers professional soccer team, and the Miami Chargers semi-pro football team from 1999-2000.
  • In his spare time Chris gives back to the game by coaching youth soccer teams at Hollywood Football Club in Hollywood, Florida.