Eddie Russ Jr. is the co-founder of Prometheus Protein and PR Fitness, which he created to help promote a healthy lifestyle for every individual. Eddie has a tremendous passion for fitness and health that stems from his previous career as a professional athlete in both the NFL and CFL. He holds national records at the Collegiate level in Football and is also a State Champion in Track and Field. He was offered an opportunity to play baseball professionally but turned it down to pursue his career in football.
Eddie previously founded and managed Russ Elite Fitness, where he specialized in sports performance and helping clients reach their personal health and fitness goals.
Eddie currently holds certifications as a Metabolic Technician and Level 1 Precision Nutritionist. He is also USAW Certified and possesses an American Council of Exercise Certification, along with a Vertimax Certification.
Eddie is the son of Eddie and Theresa Russ. He’s a Florida native that currently resides in Houston, Texas. When not working, Eddie enjoys developing various exercise programs (i.e 7 on 7 football league & Prometrix basketball) and finding ways to become more healthy!