Max Wettstein: Fitness Cover Model, Pilot and Author.
Max has been modeling and more recently acting, for 7 years, specializing in fitness, physique, and action-sports print and infomercials. He began his career as the Road Runner Sports 'Underwear Guy'. Max has been featured on numerous covers of Men's Health, Men's Fitness, and Maximum Fitness magazines, and also been profiled in 'Men's Workout', 'Exercise and Health', 'Exercise for Men Only' magazines. Max also competes in yearly fitness-model competitions: a side-by-side way to benchmark himself against other top models, and always places in the top 3 competitors. . Max maintains a clean, drug-free, lifestyle and a body-fat percentage of less than 6%, year round - an essential quality for any professional fit-model.
Max is a Captain for JetBlue Airways and has been fortunate to fly with them for 6 years. Prior to joining JetBlue, Max was a carrier-based, navy pilot for 10 years. He flew the E-2C Hawkeye on board the carriers USS Abe Lincoln and Carl Vinson, deploying twice to the Persian Gulf.
Max officially began his professional writing career by writing health and fitness articles for the JetBlue pilots' Intranet site, and is recognized by his peers as the resident fitness advisor. . Max also coaches weight-loss groups and 'biggest-loser' clubs. Max always writes from a naturalistic, health-first, vanity-second, point of view.
Max is married to his wife of 13 years and college sweetheart, Donna, and in 2004 they had a baby girl, Bryce. They reside in Encinitas California, north county San Diego. When he is not flying, taking care of Bryce, or exercising, Max can be found surfing, skateboarding his mini-ramp, mountain biking, snow skiing, or motorcycle riding
Stats & Sizes: Height 6'0", Weight 180 lbs, 6% body fat, Jacket 42L, Pants 32"x32", Shoe 10, Neck 16.5", Shirt L, Sleeve 34" - Year 'round!