Born and raised in Romania but have lived in Chicago since 1997.
Profession: Independent Master Personal Trainer.
Athletic background: practiced natural bodybuilding for over 30 years. Competed in numerous natural bodybuilding contests in US and Canada. Amongst the many awards I received the most symmetrical physique recognition hence the nick name Mr. Symmetry Ninja. I switched from practicing bodybuilding to ninja warrior in 2015 and in 2016 also included bouldering as part of my training regiment.
I competed in numerous ninjas warrior competitions.
In 2018 I co-founded a ninja warrior league, Athlete Warrior Games, in the midwest USA. Same year I competed on Ninja Warrior Romania where I was a semifinalist.