Javier was born and raised in Argentina and played a variety of sports growing up; baseball and soccer being his favorites. At the age of 20, he moved to the United States for school and obtained his certifications in both group and personal training. In his late 20s, he landed an internship with the Oakland Raiders as part of their Strength and Conditioning Team.
In 2013, Javier moved back to Argentina where he discovered CrossFit and obtained his Level 1 and opened up his own gym–Burpix Club Fitness. During this time, he obtained additional certifications in KettleBell Training, Olympic Weightlifting and his Level 2 as well as experience with Judging the CrossFit Regional Competition in Chile. Javier enjoys coaching and being able to teach new skills and believes there is something that you can always learn no matter your experience.
He enjoys spending time with his family and children. He loves challenges, experiencing new things, foods and cultures.