Chris has been doing adventure travel trips for nearly 20 years . After leaving the armed forces, where he served as a Medic in a special operations unit from 1975-85, Chris undertook a Bachelor’s Degree at the University of Brighton, United Kingdom, a recognized center of excellence in exercise physiology. His esteemed career includes 13 years as the Assistant Director of Fitness at Ranch La Puerta, Mexico, consistently voted as the World’s best destination spa.
During his time there he was responsible for designing and implementing the Ranch’s internationally renowned exercise program, with a team of 22 fitness professionals reporting directly to him.
After leaving Rancho La Puerta in pursuit of fresh challenges, Chris wanted to implement personalized fitness training, in keeping with the vision of 21st Century health being individualized. He hence became the Director of Personal Training at both an LA Fitness™ and YMCA center. In this setting, Chris could use his management skills as well as working with clients one-on-one. After this Chris became the Fitness Director for the entire Frogs Fitness™ Franchise in California. Chris joined Optimal Health an integrative Medical and Health facility as an Exercise Physiologist in December 2011. In keeping with his eclectic nature, Chris holds a Diploma from The Royal Military School of Music, United Kingdom, where he was the lead saxophonist, a passion that continues to the present day.
Sensory Adventures is completely different to most other travel companies in that Chris likes to add different elements to a guests experience such as music, Yoga kayaking and hiking but going back to your private villa and enjoying exquisite surrounding listening to great live music and having a glass of the best wine, not roughing it in a tent or basic accommodation.
Having travel to over 45 different Countries and experience so many different cultures, tastes, sounds Chris wants you to have the same experience as he has had.