Tony Edgerton is the proud owner of Blue Collar Strength and Conditioning in Portland, Oregon. He is a Portland native who has been invested in the fitness industry as a trainer and coach since 1998. His time as a collegiate basketball player led him to pursue his passion and drive for training in different aspects of fitness. He has worked with and trained under some of the most respected fitness coaches in the nation and made a name for himself within the fitness community. Tony earned his Bachelor of Science as well as a degree in Communications from the University of Hawaii. He also has achieved many credentials in the industry which make him as knowledgeable and as experienced as he has become today. Tony has multiple certifications including; NASM; CPT, PES, SFS, ISSA, CrossFit; level 1 and 2, CrossFit Endurance, Coaches Prep Course, Catalyst Athletics Olympic Lifting and CrossFit. “The Mind is Primary” has a lot of meaning to Tony in regards to his life as a whole. He believes that you can do anything that you put your mind to. The word “can’t” should be eliminated from the dictionary. When you believe you can’t do something, you never will.