We had the good fortune of connecting with Ross Cooper and we’ve shared our conversation below.

Hi Ross, can you walk us through the thought-process of starting your business?
I saw a gap in the fitness industry; I didn’t see myself represented there. it was all ‘perfect’ bodies or those that were just getting off the couch; essentially beginner or advanced. I wanted to create something that spoke to the in-between and just as importantly, represent type 2 diabetics

Can you open up a bit about your work and career? We’re big fans and we’d love for our community to learn more about your work.
I’m not just a fitness enthusiast but a poet/spoken word artist. I’ve finally found a way to combine the two and recently shot a video where I took one if my favorite songs and made it a workout anthem. all of what I do is art; be it writing or training I’m creating something.

Any places to eat or things to do that you can share with our readers? If they have a friend visiting town, what are some spots they could take them to?
ok so I’m a fitness guy… gotta visit destination Dallas, hidden gym, all 3 metroflex gyms. for food it’s cattle-ack ranch, velvet taco, and milk creme. also hit legacy west and try everything!

Who else deserves some credit and recognition?
adanna Bernard, every client I’ve ever had, my son, and Kai Greene.

Image Credits
ashleigh st. Pierre

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