meet kirsten


Kirsten Beverley-Waters is a firecracker yogi and coach-- magnetic, energetic, and entertaining. A wanderlust for the world, the mat and her body are her trusted homes, and she helps others find that sacred body and soul connection. Her classes provide a space to sweat, strengthen, detox, grow and feel a sense of community and belonging. Movement, not just fitness, has been like gravity in her life. It has rooted her, yet she grew wings so she could lead flocks of others.

 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.