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Chris F.


Chicago, IL

Member since:

October 24, 2012

How long have you been training? 0-3mos, 3-6mos, 6-12mos, 1-3yrs, 3+yrs

No recent formal training. Was with a personal trainer (fitness/weight loss goals) for over a year before moving back to Chicago.

What styles have you trained in, or what styles are you interested in?

3 years of wrestling. I Boxed with my brothers growing up (informally). I'm interested in Boxing, Grappling, and wrestling.

What do you hope to do at our meetups? - Spar, Drill, Padwork, MA Instruction, Grappling, Weapons

All of the above, I'd like to learn technique, spar, do drills, padwork, and practice as much as possible.

What days and times would you likely be able to train on a regular basis?

Saturdays and Sundays


My name is Chris Franchi and I'm a friend of Matt Wojcik's. He introduced me to this group and I had a great time training and learning. I lost 200 pounds and now am a workout and fitness enthusiast looking to push myself in new ways.

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