Marcus Filly is the creator, founder, and CEO of Functional Bodybuilding. He is a six-time CrossFit Games athlete (2016, 12th fittest) with decades of experience coaching and designing individual and group training programs. Marcus has a diverse training background, having competed in baseball, golf, and Division 1 collegiate soccer.
Marcus’s passion for helping others live healthy lives initially led him to medical school, but he shifted his career focus to coaching. After experiencing burnout and injury at the peak of his competitive career, he developed a training methodology that blends bodybuilding methods with functional movements to help to look good and move well.
With a focus on longevity, strength, and aesthetics, his online fitness and nutrition programs benefited participants worldwide. Additionally, he co-hosts the “Look Good Move Well” podcast. Marcus resides in Novato, CA, with his wife, Megan, and two daughters.