Sports Performance Coach/CrossFit Coach
Nick Sutphen was born and raised in New Jersey. He has been involved in athletics all of his life. In high school, he was awarded 3 varsity letters for track and field, football, and wrestling. He was a 2 sports state place finisher both in track and field and wrestling. In wrestling he was ranked 8th in the state and won national qualifier. Nick is a proud veteran of the United States Marine Corps. He joined the Marines after High School as a Communications Intel Technician. Once he returned back home after the military, over 8 years, he coached wrestling, football, soccer, cross country, and track and field to children ages 5 to 13.
Nick started his CrossFit journey in 2015 and participated in several CrossFit competitions. He became a member of Hyper CrossFIT in February 2018 and obtained his Level 1 Trainer certificate a year later. Having played and coached an array of sports all his life, CrossFit was something Nick embraced as an additional fitness regimen that he could continue to develop upon. He continues to share his passion and knowledge for sports training our youth under FIT’s Sports Performance Division. He is a devoted husband and father of 5 children who enjoys reading, writing, watching sports, cooking, and donating to various charities. When Nick was a child, a close friend of his was diagnosed with a rare disorder requiring expensive medical treatment, and because of the importance of friendship and the value and appreciation of life, he started a charitable organization and continues to donate to and for any cause. His biggest passion is helping others succeed and reach their fitness goals, all while having fun.