World Rankings : #3 IBF | #2 IBO | #4 WBO
Belts : IBO: International Champion | IBO Intercontinental Champion | IBF Intercontinental Champion
Win/Loss Record : 165-10
Titles : 2 Time Romanian National Champion

Alexandru (Alex) Marin is 25 years old. Alex came to the USA five years ago with the dream of becoming the world champion. Since then Alex has worked, sacrificed and struggle to make his dream a reality. Today Alex is ranked among the best fighters in the world a will get his world title shot sometime in mid 2019.  Alex grew up from humble beginning in the town of IAIS Romania where he lived with his parents and 3 siblings. Alex was sent to the local boxing gym by his parents with the hope he could find some discipline and motivation.  Alex was a natural at boxing and soon started competing and dominating the local competing. Over time Alex continued to progress and eventually became the Romanian National Champions two times. It was Alex’s dream to come to the USA a become a professional and compete for a world title.

Meet Other Trainers

Working from home meant we could vary snack and coffee breaks, change our desks or view, goof off, drink on the job, even spend the day in pajamas

Cheryl Watkins is an Occupational Therapist with 14 years of experience. When Cheryl discovered she could help those with Parkinson’s Disease by slowing their progression using the Rock Steady Method, her  hobby of boxing (for fitness ) became her passion. Cheryl is Rock Steady Boxing Coach and program director of our Rock Steady Boxing Rockville program. She also brings to our program her experience as an LSVT BIG certified therapist and a closed brain injury specialist. When she is not working at our gym, she can been seen working at Suburban Hospital and working with clients/patients privately.
    Specializes in boxing. Brient started late in boxing but if he had the choice to start early he definitely would have. He is one of the boxing coaches in the kids boxing team and an amateur boxer working to go up the ladder.
      Johnny Garcia has been boxing since the age of 16. He is the head coach for the youth program at champion boxing fitness. Johnny has developed his understanding and knowledge of boxing through the 8 years of experience he has had training alongside professionals and many great fighters in the DMV area. He trains hard to the best of his abilities and expects nothing less from his students. He enjoys building up the lives of the future generation just like boxing did for him.