Eric has been training in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu since 2002, under 2nd degree Black Belt Kyle Saunders, and from his instructor, 4th degree Black Belt Roy Harris, who awarded Eric his Black Belt in 2010. Eric is continuing his training under Marcelo Garcia in NYC and the greater Alliance Jiu Jitsu team.
Eric is also a Certified CrossFit Trainer and USAW Sports Performance Coach. He is currently enrolled in the Optimum Performance Training Coaching Certification Program run by James (OPT) Fitzgerald. James is on the cutting edge of fitness and Eric is excited to have him as his coach/ mentor in the ongoing journey.
Black Belt Brazilian Jiu Jitsu – under Kyle Saunders/ Roy Harris
OPT CCP – Journey to Level I Coach- James Fitzgerald
OPT Fitness Mentoring Client – Michael Fitzgerald - www.optimumperformancetraining.ca
OPT – Coached by Michael Fitzgerald to pursue highest level of fitness ability
CrossFit Level I Certified
USA Weightlifting Sports Performance Coach
7 years competitive youth gymnastics experience