Jason Varner grew up in Brooklyn, NY and became one of NYC’s most skilled football running backs while being a A-student at Erasmus Hall High School. Jason was pursued by scouts throughout the nation to play for their respective universities. Jason’s vision became clouded with the affects of poverty, drug infested neighborhoods, and violence that crippled our city and youth.
While trying to survive, Jason was a victim of our criminal justice system. After his first arrest at 13 and being sent to Rikers Island at the age of 15 years old, he was a victim of which is a law NY has recently passed called (Raise The Age) After 14 years in prison, Jason was released and achieved his national personal training certification through A Second U Foundation. He is currently working towards receiving his nutrition certification through Precision Nutrition.
Since being home, he’s now a husband, father of 5 children, and a senior coach at Unibody Fitness NYC who specializes in sport specific and functional programming.