Six Sigma Fitness™ Partners With UltraFit Systems and Yas Parr

Six Sigma Fitness™ and UltraFit Systems, a Six Sigma Fitness™ Certified Training Center and an advanced self-defense and Mixed Martial Art and strength and conditioning facility, have been working together to create a health, fitness and weight management methodology to simplify, automate and teach trainers and coaches to perform assessments, analyze reports, make recommendations for lifestyle, nutrition and supplementation changes and create strength and conditioning programs for clients who wish to lose weight and become healthier and in better condition.

As part of the assembly of this team, Six Sigma Fitness™ and UltraFit Systems has partnered with Coach Yas Parr, an Internationally renown elite combat conditioning coach and author of the book “Strength and Conditioning for Combat Sports”. Yas will be contributing his long standing knowledge of assessments and strength and conditioning to the recommendations and protocols that are automated within the Six Sigma Fitness™ platform as well as developing an educational and certification system for coaches and trainers. As part of the Six Sigma Fitness™ and UltraFit Systems team, Yas's expertise in strength and conditioning in the combat arts is expected to make a significant impact on current training standards and methods.

Six Sigma Fitness™ and UltraFit Systems have been in development of a proprietary new online platform for body composition measurement using a simple and accurate handheld ultrasound manufactured by BodyMetrix. The proprietary online platform uses artificial intelligence to interpret and immediately generate an analysis and report related to hormone and human chemistry likely impacting a client's health and weight gain patterns that the coach/trainer and or client can use as a basic blueprint for making changes to their dietary and lifestyle habits, exercise programs and supplementation needs. In addition the platform has added assessments for Movement Screening and Correction, VO2max testing, Biomarkers and Recovery. Evaluation of scientifically valid Tests, Surveys and Assessments is ongoing with the mission to simplify methods and interpretations while consolidating athlete data collection to improve client results and retention.

Six Sigma Fitness™ has been using this same program on some of the highest level professional MMA Athlete's in the UFC, Bellator and many other combat organizations as well as weekend athletes alike. Six Sigma Fitness™ intends to take their success with high level weight-class athletes and teach other coaches and personal trainers their systems and methodologies for assessments, protocols as well as data and technology integration with the goal to help the general population achieve the same results as their high level combat athletes

A graduate of Loyola University and MBA from The University of Chicago.
Pre-med LSU and post graduate at A.T. Still University.

His love of technology started right out of school. As a new hire for Arthur Andersen's Consulting group, the largest accounting and consulting firm in the world at that time, he led the first implementation of one of the very first IBM and Apple personal computers ever used in the business environment quickly becoming the world wide expert in analytical implementation of personal computers for business. Eventually moving on to a widely successful leveraged buy-out and then returning to Arthur Andersen and becoming a Partner in the Chicago office, he specialized in health, fitness, nutritional and food businesses managing some of the largest strategic food industry restructuring deals at the time. As COO of a successful Midwest Venture Capital firm, he was responsible for the operational management and success of over 25 investments over 5 years yielding returns in excess of 1000%.

He served on the board of many businesses in the health and nutrition sector as well as the educational and certification industries, including the board of Nutrisystems and one of the largest licensing and certifying bodies in the US. He returned to school to increase his scientific and technical knowledge and launch an investment company targeting startups in the health and fitness sectors. During this time he became interested in digital marketing technology and became a certified strategic partner with Infusionsoft, providing digital marketing consultation and operational management for many industries including the health, fitness and hospitality service sectors. Having custom developed some of the very first website to CRM integrations, he completed over 50 digital marketing projects and developed one of the first website membership systems providing targeted content to clients based on funnel tagging and online behaviors. Having incubated and exited several fitness concepts, he noted a need for better digital marketing and client management systems as well as analytical tools for health practitioners to use to chart a scientifically valid path to achieving their goals and objectives leading him to develop the Six Sigma Fitness™️ methodology and technology app.

He is a founding member of Six Sigma Fitness LLC (SSF), an online science and technology company with multiple distribution channels. SSF is a Cloud based SaaS health technology and educational platform for Athlete Management and sub-clinical Health, Wellness and Fitness evaluations for the Health and Fitness industry. It is a health practitioner educational resource that certifies practitioners in the SSF proprietary methods and business processes. Additionally, he has created proprietary scientific algorithms, custom CRMs and integrated technologies using API integrations and behavioral logic for marketing and conversion strategies in the health sector as part of the SSF technology stack. This platform and technology has been adapted and customized for both a small muti-location mobile technology retail organization as well and B to B telcom provider.

A wrestler in high school and for a brief time in college until realizing the challenges of studying and playing sports at a high level while constantly having to cut weight, he decided to coach and master the challenges of health and fitness through weightlifting and martial arts while pursuing careers in consulting and eventually the venture capital and private equity business specializing in food and nutrition industries.

He is a multiple blackbelt having studied martial arts for over 30 years including kickboxing, Muay Thai, BJJ, Krav Maga, Kenpo Karate, Kung Fu, Northern (Longfist) and Southern Shaolin (Hung Gar Tiger and Crane), Tai Chi, Qigong, Traditional Weapons and Chinese philosophical studies including Taoism, internal arts and energy systems from an Eastern medicine perspective.

He has had the good fortune to train with and or under the direct lineage of some of the greatest martial artists in the world including Master Ed Parker, Master Jinheng Li, Kru Pol and Master Eddie Cha.

He is also the author of the Six Sigma Fitness™ Scholar Warrior Program which brings together the Eastern and Western sciences as well as the training of both traditional strength and conditioning with martial arts programming.

He is currently the Research Physiologist with UltraFit Systems, Physiologist/Consultant to many professional athletes specializing in combat sports, weight cutting and physiological adaptation and performance. He authored and developed The Scholar Warrior Program for Six Sigma Fitness™ and The Six Sigma Fitness™ Methodology.

Past certifications include Six Sigma Fitness™ Certified Practitioner, Certified Personal Trainer (C.P.T.), CrossFit Level 1, Precision Nutrition, Poliquin Biosignature, Poliquin PICP, BioForce HRV, BioForce Certified Conditioning Coach adding to an extensive academic background.

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