• Chris Heria is a young American fitness instructor, best known for his own fitness program ThenX
• Went to St. Brendan High School & Southwest Miami Senior High School
• Traveled across US & Europe competing in street workouts & fitness competitions
• Founded a number of fitness businesses such as Calisthenics Academy & Heria Pro fitness app
• Has over 2.1 million subscribers on YouTube & 1 million followers on Instagram


Who is Chris Heria?

Chris Heria is a young American fitness instructor, who is perhaps best known to the world for his own fitness program ThenX. He is also the founder of a number of fitness businesses – Calisthenics Academy, Calisthenics Evolution Institute, and Heria Shop among numerous other projects that he has started in his young, but already successful career.

Chris Heria Wiki- Age, Childhood, and Education

Born Christian D. Heria on the 21st December 1991 in Miami, Florida USA of Filipino ancestry, Chris hasn’t shared anything about his childhood, such as the names of his parents and whether he has any siblings or not.

He went to St. Brendan High School but eventually matriculated from Southwest Miami Senior High School. Growing up in Miami, he became interested in fitness and working out, beginning doing exercises at home, and as he got older signing up for gym training. This became boring for him, so he started street workouts, and discovered his vocation.

Career Beginnings

After high school, Chris traveled across the US at first, competing in numerous street workout and fitness competitions. This earned him the skills and knowledge needed to further his career. After a while, he began traveling to Russia, Norway and Finland, where he showed his skills at street workout championships.

Gradually, he was improving, and once he returned to Miami, Chris started his own training academy, entitled Calisthenics Academy, based in his hometown. He began promoting calisthenics training, and gradually attracted new people to his gym on a daily basis. Chris was becoming more famous, which encouraged him to open a second academy, and after that yet another one, steadily developing his own business. Since the first installment of the Calisthenics Academy, he has also launched the Calisthenics Evolution Institute, Heria Shop, and Heria Pro fitness app, which helps you manage your training schedule, and also gives you insights into his training program.

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Rise to Stardom

As his career gradually improved, Heria was becoming more popular. He joined BarStarzz, a street workout group, which only further increased his popularity; he is now the group’s most sponsored athlete. His career has just begun, but Chris has already made a name for himself and is steadily expanding his business.

YouTube Popularity

At the start of his career, Chris also launched his YouTube channel, but he wouldn’t upload anything until 2018. His first video “Chris Heria- The Real Story| Vlog 1 S1”, now has more than 3.5 million views, and after that success, Chris continued uploading new videos related to his life and career, talking about his actions and accomplishments.

With his career on the rise, Chris’s YouTube popularity increased too, and he began getting subscribers from all around the world. He started uploading his daily training programs, which brought even more people to his channel.

Nowadays, he has more than 2.1 million subscribers, and his videos have been viewed over 110 million times. Some of the most popular videos include “7 Minute Fat Burning Morning Routine You Can Do Everyday”, which has been viewed over 10 million times, and is very popular with people who desire to keep their figure at the best level, then “1 Rep = $1 Dollar (ThenX Team Challenge)”, which has been viewed just over 5.5 million times, and “5 Things I Wish I Knew When I Started Calisthenics”, with just under four million views.

He now has a total of 137 videos, and new content is uploaded every Thursday. He keeps a weekly schedule for his loyal fans, and always has new material for them, whether it’s his life or his training program. Chris also runs his own website, through which he showcases his street workout skills and training regime, and also sells his merchandise, including vests, t-shirts, hoodies, pants, leggings, sports bras and training equipment.

He has yet another YouTube channel, OfficialThenx, which is fully dedicated to training, and on which Chris has around six million subscribers, and videos on this channel have been viewed more than 360 million times.

Chris Heria Net Worth, Height, Weight, Appearance, and Body Measurements

Chris Heria is a young fitness star, and in the last few years his net worth has increased by a large margin, estimated at over $4 million as of early 2020.

Chris stands at 5ft 9ins (1.75m) tall, while he weighs approximately 155lbs ~ 70kgs, and his vital statistics are 40-34-16. He has black hair with dark brown eyes. He maintains his great figure by daily exercise and a healthy diet, and has made numerous videos about his nutrition.

Chris Heria Personal Life, Dating, Marriage, Single, Children?

Chris, although still in his 20s has experienced a couple of ups and downs, all related to his ex-girlfriend. Chris was just 19 years old when his then-girlfriend became pregnant, and as a result, he proposed to her a few months later. However, his girlfriend declined and the two went their separate ways, though Chris promised to provide for them. Nevertheless, she returned just a couple of weeks later and set an ultimatum to Chris, saying that he must marry her, or he would be prohibited from seeing his son. The troubles continued as Chris didn’t want to marry her, and she blocked his numbers and avoided any contact.

He tried all he could but it wasn’t until his child was born and did a paternity test – Chris is now able to visit his son four times a week. His name is Zen and he’s eight years old soon to be nine; he looks a lot like Chris. Chris is currently single and focused on his career and raising his son.

Chris was attacked by some gang hired by his ex-girlfriend when all the fuss about their relationship was happening. Luckily he wasn’t badly hurt, though they hit him, but he managed to defend himself.

Chris Heria News, Facts, Influence

With the coronavirus pandemic, Chris has secluded his workouts to the home environment, however, this hasn’t stopped him from sharing his newest tips with people around the world.

Posted by Chris Heria on Wednesday, April 29, 2020

Used to filming himself, Chris created several home workouts for his fans and users. He has also talked about his daily activities. Thanks to his popularity and success, he has been featured in several lists as one of the most influential fitness trainers, including by Stratosphere.com.

Chris is also a musician, and mostly creates music for his workouts. He has several music videos on his official YouTube channel, so you should check it out as well.

Chris is also a star on Instagram, on which he has more than a million followers, and this is where he also shares his training videos. He has benefited from Instagram’s popularity, which has helped to expand his business further.

1 Comment

  1. Gwen Gonzales Reply

    I thought Chris was a part Chinese and not from the Filipino ancestry. I am not sure of what exactly happened between his ex-girlfriend and him but they look that they are in good terms.

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