Dragon Door: I saw that you're a science teacher, is that correct?

Chris Mackey: That's correct, I was a high school science teacher for 12 years, before switching to teaching middle school.

Since then, I’ve been teaching middle school life science and earth science for the past 13 years.

Dragon Door: How did you get interested in kettlebells?

Chris Mackey: I got into kettlebells with a buddy of mine. His chiropractor in Minneapolis trained under Pavel.

This chiropractor had also been a college or maybe even Olympic wrestler. After learning about kettlebells from his chiropractor, my buddy said I should try kettlebells.

I started researching them—and how to use them—and have been...read complete interview