Chris Mogaddam is by far one of the most effective and influential fitness pioneers and leaders in the Global Fitness Community. After graduating from Newport Harbor High then Chapman University Chris decided to move to LA to pursue a career in Fitness because he wanted to capitalize on is superior sales abilities in a way that would help others. After years of working in the business, in management, as a trainer, mentor and as a consultant he has solidified himself as a trail blazer and staple that people can trust and find endless motivation from. Chris Mogaddam has worked with and changed the lives of people from all walks of life and varying levels of fitness. From top execs and pro athletes around the world, Chris applies a customized approach that utilizes multiple training modalities to push the limits of his clientele and achieve lasting results.
Clients, fitness enthusiasts, and trainers gravitate towards Mogaddam’s, experience, energy, knowledge, and willingness always to help. Chris is one of the go to and top fitness and sports performance professionals in the business. His dynamic personality and commitment to his clients and employees has proven year after year that he consistently and simply offers some of the best platforms and systems for people to get in shape and improve their physical and mental health. Mogaddam believes everybody can make fitness a part of their Lyfestyle and takes pride in guiding people into becoming more health conscience and fit.
Chris’s impressive experience in the fitness world includes many highlights. Chris was hired as a consultant to restructure and take over the West LA Velocity Location as they were in a tough position in their first few months. He rebranded to Velocity Sports Club and built and attracted the largest number independent trainers under one roof in Los Angeles. Chris also had much success in building a large in house personal training department and High Intensity Class training program. While running the show at Velocity Mogaddam managed and curated four small facility expansions.
Mogaddam parted ways with Velocity in 2013 and created Prime Fit Elite. PFE is now the personal training department for his main Brand. In 2015, he was recruited a Sydney, Australia based HIIT brand. Mogaddam brought and introduce the brand to the U.S by opening the first west coast studio and introducing them to the US market helping them launch upwards of 300 studios.
More recently, in August 2017, Chris launched Double Ops Functional Training, his own signature brand. Made up of two training systems (High Intensity Group classes and Private Training), this customized approach to functional training offers cutting edge, game-changing fitness options to countless satisfied clients With his new Double Ops brand Chris made the decision to launch THE THRIVE 21 Challenge. This program allows all of Chris’s clients to start a 21 Day Workout and Nutrition Challenge on the first Monday of every month to pursue their goals of seeing optimal results. This new system and partnership is precisely the forward-thinking approach that has historically set him apart from the competition and continually keeps him one step ahead.