9. Kyle Kasperbauer
Kyle Kasperbauer has been a mainstay at The CrossFit Games since 2009, most notably earning the title 3rd Fittest Man on Earth in 2012. Additionally, he has the distinct honor of being the only CrossFit Games athlete to have stood on the podium as an individual, team, and Masters competitor.
Kyle was born and raised on a corn, bean, and cattle farm in central Nebraska and earned his B.S. in Exercise Physiology (2006) and M.S. in Sports Medicine Athletic Training (2010) from the University of Nebraska – Omaha, where he was also a two-time Div. II All-American running back and team captain for the Mavs football team.
Kyle has been coaching for 10 years and has experience working with athletes from a wide variety of ages and populations. He also brings several years of working in a clinical rehabilitation setting to his arsenal to help people from any background experience the life-changing potential of participating in CrossFit.
His certifications include: CrossFit Level 2, CrossFit Weightlifting, CrossFit Aerobic Capacity, CrossFit Movement & Mobility, and CPR/AED/First Aid for the Professional Rescuer. When Special K isn’t coaching or training, he’s enjoying time with his beautiful wife and two kids.
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