Iron Army Founder & Mixed Martial Artist
Frankie ``The Answer`` Edgar
Toms River, NJ. Pro MMA Record 22-6-1. BA, Clarion College. Edgar is the former lightweight champion in the UFC is the currently the #2 featherweight fighter in the world. He is the founding member of the Iron Army sports nutrition brand and also coaches numerous wrestlers and aspiring mixed martial artists. He’s a committed husband and father of three children.
Mixed Martial Artist
Edson Barboza Jr.
Barboza comes from Nova Friburgo, Rio de Janeiro and currently lives in Toms River, NJ. He was born prematurely at 28 weeks, and was given a 50/50 chance of surviving past infancy. At the age of 8, he began practicing and competing in Muay Thai. His professional Muay Thai record is 25-3 and has Pro MMA record of 24-5. He is a member of the Iron Army fight team and is a committed husband and father.
Brazilian Jiu Jitsu World Champion
Originally from Sao Paolo, Brazil, Balmante currently resides in Massachusetts and trains with the Brazilian Top Team Boston.
Iron Army Elite Fitness Athlete
Kelly Lynn Baker
Cinnaminson, NJ. BA, Mount Saint Mary’s College. Kelly was a 4 year starter for the Mount Saint Mary’s College soccer team. Currently she is as competitive fitness athlete while also working as a full-time school teacher in NJ and a coach at CrossFit Iron in the Fire.
2x CrossFit Regionals Competitor
1x CrossFit Games Team Competitor
3x Wodapalooza Elite Team Member
IRON ARMY ELITE FITNESS ATHLETE
Shrewsbury, NJ. BS, Merrimack College. Corey was a 4 year starter on the Merrimac College Lacrosse team before embarking on his CrossFit competition career. Currently he is a co-owner and CrossFit Shrewsbury while also serving as an active coach.
4x CrossFit Regionals Competitor
4x Wodapalooza Elite Team Competitor
1x Wodapalooza Elite Team Champion
2x NCAA All-American
1x NSCA Strength & Conditioning All-American
IRON ARMY PERFORMANCE NUTRITIONIST
Erin Riley RD, CSSD, CSCS
Tinton Falls, NJ. BS, University Missouri. MS candidate, Logan University. Erin is an elite athlete nutritionist who has worked with high level UFC fighters, CrossFit athletes, and Olympic Gold Medalists. She is also an accomplished NCAA gymnast and a retired IFBB Pro Fitness competitor.
1x Mr. Olympia Fitness Competitor
1x Arnold Classic Fitness Competitor
Board Certified Specialist in Sports Dietetics
NSCA Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialists