- Born August 15, 1970
- 275 wins in the amateur ranks
- Silver Medalist 1992 Barcelona Summer Olympics
- 2 Time Heavy Weight Champion
of the World (WBO & IBF)
- Married to Tracy Byrd
- 3 Children
(Jordan, Justin, Sydney)
Chris Byrd – Host of The Byrd’s Eye View
2 Time Heavyweight Champion of the World Chris Byrd, is an expert on MOTIVATION and RESULTS. As an amateur boxer he joined “Golden Boy” Oscar De La Hoya, as one of the few boxers to earn a medal in the 1992 Barcelona Olympics. Through his tenacious work and unmatched motivation, Chris quickly rose up the Heavyweight ranks defeating boxing legends Vitali Klitschko and Evander Holyfield along the way.
Chris is now a highly sought after speaker and shares his amazing story throughout the world. He delivers a message that never fails to motivate, encourage, and inspire his audience , while engaging and entertaining each listener along the way. HBO, The Jim Rome Show, Jimmy Kimmel Live, and ESPN are some of the places you may have seen Chris sharing his story. Chris now brings his Championship skills to bring you the inside stories of boxing like only he can. Real Boxers-Real People-Real Stories….The Byrd’s Eye View! Check it out and you will be inspired. If you have a story to share or would like to be interviewed please contact Chris today.