Jacob Juul Christensen, 27, from Denmark – born and raised, moved from Denmark to Boston for grad school (MIT), moved to NYC for work after graduating in 2017.
Previous sports or athletic experience: I’ve played many different sports, but soccer since I was a kid. Later in life my focus turned more towards fitness.
What do you do for work?: Finance (private equity).
How did you come to be part of #TheProgram?: I joined TheProgram through Strauss. I met him when he was a guest speaker in one of my classes at MIT.
How has #TheProgram changed your fitness goals/ life in NYC? What does #TheProgram mean to you?: TheProgram has introduced me to a lot of workouts and exercises I would have never tried on my own. It has given me more of an appreciation for athletic versatility and balance. It has also introduced me to a lot of great people and I am grateful for all the friends I have made through TheProgram.
What is your one top fitness lifestyle tip?: Top fitness lifestyle tip is probably to be consistent – that’s what makes it a lifestyle.Back To The Team Page