Chris Smart, also know as CCD (Chris Can Do), is from Huntington, Indiana. 2013 will be Chris' 2nd year flying his Dream Racer Balloon with the Blu Fish banner in the Battle Creek Field of Flight Hot-Air Balloon Competition.
He started out in crewing and has been a licensed balloon pilot for 21 years and has logged over 1200 pilot-in-command hours. He also has a passenger ride balloon called "Dream Achiever" and is a hired pilot for the RE/MAX of Indiana balloon. When he's not flying his balloon, he is a Heavy Equipment Manager at a Limestone Quarry. His Best Friend Cindy is his crew chief and has 4 children; Janee’, Mike, Amy and Candice.
Chris placed #6 in the 2012 Balloon Competition.