Kirsten Kasper

team nuun athlete

sport: triathlon

My name is Kirsten Kasper and I am a professional triathlete on USA Triathlon's National Elite Team. In my first year competing as a professional triathlete, I finished the 2015 season ranked 16th in the world. Prior to triathlon, I ran competitively for Georgetown University where I majored in marketing and management in Undergrad and completed my Masters in Sports Industry Management I am currently training in Phoenix, Arizona and working towards achieving my goal of making the 2016 USA Olympic team. I am originally from North Andover, MA and when I am not training for triathlon I enjoy reading, hiking, yoga and spending time with my friends and family.

accomplishments:

- Ranked 16th in the 2015 World Triathlon Series Rankings - Qualified for the Olympic Trials in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil - 2014 USA Triathlon Rookie Athlete of the Year - Was a scoring member on Georgetown University's 2011 Division I cross country National Championship Team