These are three sayings and quotes I refer to often and live by.
My name is Chris "Kable" Martinez, and like your typical kid, I grew up playing sports such as baseball and football.
I began weight training at the age of 15 for sports, and after reading bodybuilding magazines and seeing what the human body was capable of transforming into, I competed in my first bodybuilding show as a teenager at the NPC Florida State Bodybuilding Competition and won my age division.
After graduating high school, I decided to join the United States Army and serve my country as a paratrooper in the 82nd Airborne, where I served as an Infantry Scout/Recon. After serving honorably, I then decided to continue serving, but this time, my community as a police officer. Throughout my 19 year career, I served in numerous units/assignments, and in 2008, earned my SWAT certification where 25 people started, and only three graduated, myself included.
Recently I got the itch and desire to compete again and have been doing so in the Men’s Physique Division, where I’ve accomplished the following:
I am also a personal trainer and avid tactician who strongly believes in being the best I can be for my clients and the public/community in which I serve.
Being part of the 5 Percent Nutrition family as an athlete is an honor and extremely humbling, especially knowing what it stands for. Being a 5%ER truly means a lot to me.