Guro Chris has been continuously training and fighting the Filipino martial arts since 1999 and has achieved advanced rankings in Pekiti-Tirsia System of Kali and Dog Brothers Martial Arts. He is a regular instructor at maelstrøm with a keen interest in espada y daga, physical conditioning, and new ways of hitting people with sticks.
After showing the requisite lack of self-preservation instinct by fighting at Dog Brothers Gatherings in Los Angeles, Toronto, and Switzerland, he earned the name Lazy Dog. He currently holds a rank of Agalon Guro in Pekiti Tirsia.
He is interested in and has trained several other arts, but his forte is hitting people with sticks.