Chris Hoover has a Master's Degree in Counseling and Human Resource Development from South Dakota State University. He is a Licensed Professional Counselor and Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor III with the State of Oregon and he chooses to work in law enforcement as a parole and probation officer where he feels he can make the greatest positive impact on people in need. Chris has been a kettlebell practitioner since 2008 and he is a garage gym enthusiast. Chris coaches Kettlebell Sport at Astoria Kettlebell Club in Astoria, Oregon, and he is a Candidate for Master of Sport in Long Cycle. You will often see him farmer carrying and lifting kettlebells in places outside of the gym, in his office, or in nature. He also enjoys leatherwork and makes belts for kettlebell sport athletes. Chris is happily married with two beautiful children.