Kurt Chacon Speaks on:
- Collaborative Confidence – Healthy people are confident people, whether that’s a work or at home. In this talk, Kurt shares real, useful tips for stress management, building a more healthy lifestyle, & maintaining vitality at home and work.
- Collaborative Marriage – Often, married couples find themselves in crisis without the tools to work through difficult situations. Kurt teaches practical ways spouses can communicate during the tough times and the not so tough times. His commitment to keeping families together drives this talk that helps people become better life partners and parents.
- Collaborative Management – Many workplaces are like families. This can have both positive and negative results. Kurt teaches managers how to recognize trouble spots before they arise and to deal with unforeseen consequences. His legal expertise also leads to tools to avoid frivolous lawsuits and how to mitigate actionable issues.
Kurt Chacon has been helping people be happy in their skin for over 30 years, first as an attorney and then as a personal trainer and fitness coach. He’s taught fitness on national television, mainstream magazines, and local radio and has spoken Internationally for the fitness profession. He has worked with professional, amateur, and elite athletes. He is passionate about aiding his clients in leading full lives where they are fit physically, but also professionally and in their relationships.
He has trained a wide variety of clients, including athletes as well as individuals interested in general fitness. He was voted one of the “Top 100 Personal Trainers” in the country by Men’s Journal in 2004 and 2005. He was the host of The First Step, a fitness-based reality television show aired on the Veria network. He was the featured guest host of “The Fitness Hour” of The New You Show on Live 105.3 Free FM in Dallas, formerly cohost of The Train Station Fitness Show on Sports Radio 1310 The Ticket, and occasional guest host of the Slim Down America Show on 660 KSKY in Dallas. Kurt’s professional educational credits include certification by the National Strength Conditioning Association (NSCA), Corrective High-intensity Exercise Kinesiologist, Level II, and Nutrition and Lifestyle Coach, Level III, from the CHEK Institute of Encinitas, California and Resistance Training Specialist (R.T.S.) certification from Resistance University in Oklahoma City, OK. He is certified as a Level II strength coach through the Poliquin International Coaches Program (PICP). He is also a certified BIOSIGNATURE® practitioner.
Kurt began playing golf at the age of seven and has played off and on for over 30 years. He is a Certified Golf Biomechanic by the CHEK Institute. He trains clients through the use of the Whole In One Golf Conditioning System. This system uses a holistic approach of postural correction, flexibility, and neuromuscular coordination as well as nutrition and lifestyle improvement to achieve the highest level of performance for his athletes.
Kurt is also a respected educator within his industry. He has traveled extensively throughout United States, Mexico and Europe delivering continuing education programs to other fitness professionals. He also was an item writer for the American Council on Exercise (ACE) Fitness Instructor Certification examination. His writings have appeared in Health and Fitness magazine, the Texas Athlete, IDEA Today, Boy’s Life, and Rodeo
Illustrated. He has been profiled in the Dallas Morning News and the Wall Street Journal.
Kurt has a B.A. and Government from the University of Texas where he made the Dean’s List and was an Honor’s Graduate. He also earned a J.D. from the University Of Texas School Of Law where he was on the Board of Advocates and President of Delta Theta Phi Law Fraternity. He practiced personal injury trial law for nine years and has been published in the Texas Bar Journal and the Trial Lawyer’s Forum.