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. Further CrossFit Games competitive results can be found below. 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.
2018 CrossFit Games: Fittest on Earth, 1st Place 35-39 Division
2018 CrossFit Games Central Regional Team
2017 CrossFit Games: Fittest on Earth, 1st Place 35-39 Division
2016 CrossFit Games Central Regional Team: 14th
2014 Reebok CrossFit Games: 13th Fittest Man on Earth
2014 CrossFit Games North Central Regional: 1st
2013 Reebok CrossFit Games: 20th Fittest Man on Earth
2013 North Central Regional: 1st
2012 Reebok CrossFit Games: 3rd Fittest Man on Earth
2012 North Central Regional: 1st
2011 CrossFit Games: 19th place Team
2010 CrossFit Games: 2nd place Team
2009 CrossFit Games: 37th (after 2 months of CrossFit)
2009 Rocky Mountain Regional: 4th
I CROSSFIT BECAUSE:
I want to be the fittest I can be mentally, physically, spiritually and emotionally. I also strive on reaching my personal goals and CrossFit has pushed me to be bigger and better than I ever imagined. With that said, I am on a quest to become the Worlds Fittest Man and I will continue to put in the work to train and sweat with the best. Simply put… CrossFit allows me to #bemorehuman.
I COACH BECAUSE:
I truly enjoy helping people make life-style changes that foster long term health benefits. I believe that CrossFit is the perfect program for this. CrossFit has the ability to scale for all ages and abilities while staying true to the functionality of movement and providing scalable intensities. With a positive reinforcing environment, I believe that anyone can overcome self-doubt or perceived limitations to achieve their full potential.