David Tao

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Highlights

David Tao is a writer, editor, and the Creative Director for RhinoCo Fitness, one of the world's fastest-growing functional fitness companies. He is also a CrossFit Level 1 Trainer and proud member of the team at Reebok CrossFit 5th Ave in New York City. 


Experience

A former collegiate Rugby player, David has been involved in the fitness industry for four years, during which time he served as the first Editorial Director, Senior Editor, and Chief Research Officer at Greatist.com. David has contributed to numerous outlets in the health and wellness space, as well as financial and business publications including Fortune and Forbes.

Education

A native of Kentucky, David is a graduate of Harvard University, where he studied international population trends and movement.

A Word From David Tao

I'm excited to give readers a look into the rapidly evolving fitness industry, including advice on training and how to get the most out of your time in and out of the gym.

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