Travis was born and raised in Cottonwood, AZ, and has been involved in sports and fitness since childhood. After graduating high school, he enlisted in the United States Marine Corps.
Proudly serving four-years of active duty, 2 combat tours in Afghanistan and traveling to other bases around the world, he discovered CrossFit in Japan while training for a SealFit program. After separating from the Marine Corps, attending Yavapai Community College and exploring other career choices, Travis realized his passion for helping others through CrossFit and focused his attention at CrossFit Can-Do as Head Coach & Programmer.
Travis’ motto is “Don’t talk about it, be about it.” and truly believes in the transformative power of physical fitness. As a coach, he strives to lead by example, being a student of CrossFit himself and motivating others to push themselves beyond what they believe they “Can-Do.” He challenges himself not only to continue his own CrossFit training, but also to become a better coach, inspiring those is this community to embrace a healthy lifestyle.
When he’s not training or coaching, Travis loves spending time with his family, playing the drums, and going to the movies. He strives to live every day to its fullest, with one of his aspirations being to qualify for CrossFit Regionals in 2018.
Travis also holds the following certifications:
- CrossFit Kids
- CrossFit Defense