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Chinyere Oparanozie

Group Fitness Coach, Personal Trainer, OnRamp Coach


CrossFit® Level 1 Trainer

USA Weightlifting Level 1 Coach

Bachelors of Exercise & Sports Science from Texas State University

Doctoral Student of Physical Therapy at Texas State University

Coach Intro

I graduated from Texas State University in 2017 with a Bachelors in Exercise & Sports Science, with a concentration in Physical Therapy. After tearing my ACL playing high school soccer I developed a passion for understanding anatomy, exercise physiology, and injury rehab. I’m currently pursuing my dream of practicing physical therapy as a Class of 2023 doctoral student in Texas State University’s Doctorate of Physical Therapy Program. I’ve always loved exercising and playing sports. After our owners, Nnamdi & Amanda, introduced me to Functional Fitness in 2015 I was inspired to achieve next levels of strength & conditioning. My favorite thing about Functional Fitness is having continual opportunities to learn new skills and master challenging movements. The primary goal for myself & every athlete I coach is long-term health, wellness, and fitness. I became a coach because I want to connect Fitness and Physical Therapy. I desire to educate and resource people with tools to have better health over a lifetime.

Turning Point

Motivation & Passion

My heart as a coach is to encourage, support, celebrate, and inspire my athletes on their life-long fitness journeys. No matter your exercise background or experience, I will create a safe environment where you can execute complex movements with proper technique. I’m all about bringing fun to fitness! I will continually challenge and equip you to reach next levels of fitness. My biggest concerns are your safety and a positive athlete experience. At OBK you will grow in community with myself, other OBK coaches, and fellow athletes.

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