Cooper Fitness Center is now open at 25% capacity in accordance with state and local guidelines. Limited hours:

  • Monday-Saturday, 6 a.m.-8 p.m.
  • Sunday, 11 a.m.-7 p.m.

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Chris Parker, MS

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Professional Fitness Trainer

EDUCATION

  • Dual Degree: Bachelor of Arts in Biology & Bachelor of Arts in Chemistry, Texas Christian University
  • Master of Science in Kinesiology, Texas A&M University

NATIONALLY-ACCREDITED CERTIFICATIONS

  • National Strength and Conditioning Association: Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist

ADVANCED CERTIFICATES

  • Collegiate Strength and Conditioning Coaches Associate: Certified Strength and Conditioning Coach
  • The Cooper Institute: Personal Training Education II & Biomechanics of Resistance Training
  • Functional Movement Screen: Level I & II
  • Acceleration Training, Power Plate: Level I
  • TRX Suspension Training: Level I
  • Gray Institute: Lumbar & Back
  • Athletes’ Performance: Mentorship Phase I & II

AREAS OF SPECIALTY

  • Strength & Conditioning for Advanced, Intermediate & Novice Populations of All Ages
  • Athletic Development
  • Efficient Movement & Function Development
  • Injury Prevention
  • Weight Management

ACCOMPLISHMENTS

  • Started at Cooper Fitness Center, 2008
  • Cooper Fitness Center Intern, 2005
  • Completed 3,700-mile Cycling Trip from San Francisco to Washington, D.C., Benefiting People with Disabilities, 2005
  • Texas Christian University Football Team, 2000-2001

To schedule a personal training session, call Chris at 254.718.8415 or email.