Chad Concolino was born and raised in Orange County; CA. Chad was first was introduced to ROCK Institute while training for Baseball, football, and track. Chad went on to play at the Varsity level at all three sports all 4 years of his high school career at Foothill. He then went on to play baseball at Saddleback College under the great Jack Hodges where he had a successful career and earned All-American honors and has now entered into Saddleback College Hall of fame (http://www.saddleback.edu/athletics/HallofFame.html) joining baseball athletes such as Mark Grace and Tim Wallach. Chad transferred to UCLA where he had the honor of playing Baseball under Legendary Coach Gary Adams.
In 1998, Chad was voted 1st team century league and MVP for the Foothill High Football team and ended up in the top 5 in receptions in all of Orange County. In Baseball, he was awarded 1st team century league 2 years. Chad also ran track all four years for Foothill High and in all four years never lost a race in the century league in the100 meter and 200 meter dash.
During his senior year at UCLA, he was honored to be the Team Captain of the bruin’s baseball team. Chad had the unfortunate experience at UCLA of shattering his ankle while running full speed into the outfield wall while going for a fly ball. Because of the unique and specialized treatment at ROCK Institute, Chad was able to make an unexpected return to complete his senior year at UCLA. He went on to be awarded the C.H.A.M.P.S. Inspirational Award his senior year, given annually to a male and female student-athlete who has overcome personal adversity, injury or illness while achieving athletic success. Chad contributes the hard work of Vic Rakshsani and ROCK Institute a major reason why he even had the opportunity to earn this award and play his final season.
Chad has been living in Costa Rica where he started a business geared at providing a service to tourists in all aspects of there vacation and also has been working in Real estate and is currently managing many properties in Costa Rica.
He has also devoted his time to adventure training in Costa Rica where he provides the unique experience to train in a beautiful Natural paradise environment that gives the human body extreme challenge and takes it to the limit, but also gives the client another avenue to reach there health goals. He has been helping people of all walks of life reach there health goals to rise up and reach a higher level to combat the challenges of life. Although Chad is a Certified Personal trainer, he includes a unique approach that focuses on working the body by utilizing the nature’s wonderful gifts to improve overall health! Chad travels with clients to countries such as Costa Rica, Panama, Spain and many other Spanish speaking countries and provides great natural fitness experiences using nature as the tools for developing strength, speed, endurance, power and overall health while experiencing another culture. Chad enjoys the quote by Mark Twain; “Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things you didn’t do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bow-lines. Sail away from the safe harbour. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover.”