Anthony Albert Anthony always grew up interested in sports and athleticism. From the age of 5 Anthony has played various sports including football, baseball, and soccer. During his high school years, Anthony found his love for strength training and weightlifting, however, this wasn't the path he initially chose. In college, Anthony blew up to an overweight 300 pounds. He stayed this way for 4 years until a family challenge and some bad news at a doctor's visit convinced him to make a change. Over the next two years, Anthony made fitness his life, losing 100 pounds and over 20% body fat. Anthony has now taken his passion for a healthy lifestyle and strength training and brought them together to create California Strength Sports.
Anthony holds the following certifications: NASM Certified Personal Trainer, NASM Certified Sports Performance Enhancement Specialist, NASM Mobility and Stretching Certification, Crossfit Strongman Certified, NYSCA Youth Sports, and CPR/AED through the America Heart Association.
Anthony is currently a multiple AAU Feats of Strength World Record Holder, Elite AAU Powerlifter, and looking to earn his NAS pro-card as a Strongman in 2016. He has also solidified himself as an elite Spartan Racer with over 10 races, earning Trifecta medals in three consecutive years.