ATHLETE EGO COACHES
Jorge “Scooby” Sanchez
With over 10 years of experience in capacity training, exercise science, and sports nutrition, Coach Scooby has the knowledge and skills to train athletes of all fitness levels. A former United States Marine, he is also a NSCA/NFPT certified strength and conditioning specialist, a corrective exercise specialist, a CrossFit level 1 certified instructor, and a CrossFit Olympic lift certification instructor. He combines his military training, knowledge of nutrition, and performance training to help each client achieve his or her full potential while maximizing sports performance and injury prevention through the Athlete EGO Strength and Conditioning Program.
A Florida native, Chad has been heavily involved with fitness his whole life. He started training as a youth in Jacksonville where he was blessed with a great mentor, his father, Frank Murphy. By the age of six, Chad was studying juai kung fu, Chinese kempo, tai chi, senshi ryu jujitsu, and kickboxing with his father. In high school, Chad was a standout multisport athlete. As a football player, he received All-State honors and was heavily recruited by division 1 schools. He eventually took his talents to the University of Northern Alabama where he enjoyed a successful college football career before returning to South Florida. Since then, he has been working in the fitness industry managing gyms in the Miami area. Chad has found Crossfit and it has changed his life. He is a CrossFit level 1 instructor and Crossfit gymnastics workshop.
Scott is a born and raised North Miami resident who works as a firefighter/paramedic here in South Florida. He has been involved in sports and fitness his entire life. Whether it is competing in different athletic events or just maintaining a healthy lifestyle, Scott is constantly training. He has been doing CrossFit for three years, is a CrossFit level 1 certified instructor and looks forward to continue to compete for many years to come. His enthusiasm, competitiveness, and knowledge help make him a great coach and competitor. “CrossFit has changed the way I’ve trained and continues to make me a better athlete every year.”
Christine Bagiotti is from Hollywood, Florida. She has been part of the Fitness Industry since 2003. Christine takes pride in her level of responsibilities that she gives to clients. She possesses the ability to work with clients that range from athletes to the general public of all ages and fitness levels. Certified under Chief Instructor, Pavel Tsatsouline, as a Level II RKC Instrutor in proper Russian kettlebell training has allowed her to host many workshops and help promote kettlebell training in the state of Florida. She is a Level I Crossfit Instructor and certified CrossFit Kettlebell Instructor as well.
Frank Murphy has been part of the fitness industry for fifty years. Frank grew up playing football and other sports. At the age of 17, he joined the US Army as a recon scout. While in the army, Frank continued to play football and started boxing. After his military career, Frank became heavily involved in martial arts. In 1987, Frank opened his first gym in Jacksonville, FL. Since then, Frank has owned and operated US 1 Fitness Center in North Miami. Jorge “Scooby” Sanchez introduced CrossFit to Frank and US 1 Fitness in 2010. CrossFit continues to offer Frank that competitive edge that all athletes look for. Frank’s goal is to have one of the best CrossFit and athletic training facilities possible and to be a reminder that anyone can train hard and get great results, regardless of age.