meet kirsten


Kirsten Beverley-Waters is a coach that approaches life both in and out of the gym with a healthy dose of humor, focus and gratitude. As the founder of THRYVE, she is a warrior for self-acceptance, perseverance and finding life balance. Like many athletes, Kirsten was initially drawn to fitness as a competitive athlete.

By taking her experience as a fitness instructor, endurance and olympic weight lifting coach, nature lover, adventurer, water sports enthusiast, and rock climber, Kirsten applies her adventurous, athletic spirit into her teachings providing a real world application to each practice and program she creates. Her personal experience with cancer drives her passion for fusing fitness with primary health care and mental wellness. Step into a session with her and engage in a practice that will empower, challenge and transform you. 

Kirsten is a Certified Personal Trainer through the American College of Sports Medicine, a Yoga Medicine Certified 200 Hour Registered Yoga Instructor, and has earned CrossFit Level 1, CrossFit Endurance and CrossFit Rowing certifications. She also is an ambassador for 3fu3l and a contributing coach for RunRx Programming. Her passion for fitness and health is evident with every athlete she trains.