Crossfit 061Coaches

Nick Urankar, Owner/Coach

(2 x CrossFit Games Athlete)

Nick@CrossFit061.com

  • Level 1 CrossFit Certified Coach
  • CrossFit Olympic Lifting Certified
  • CrossFit Endurance Certified
  • ISSA Certified Personal Trainer

Nick Urankar has been involved in competitive sports since a young child. He eventually excelled in Football and went on to play at Indiana State University where he graduated with a degree in communication and began his personal training career. He began focusing his training on CrossFit in 2010 and since has shined, most recently competing in the 2011 Reebok CrossFit Games where he placed 36th in the WORLD! He plans to continue training and cannot wait to help people reach their goals at CrossFit 061. “After Football I thought there was no Competitive outlet except distance running, so I began running half marathons. Eventually I found CrossFit and had a new outlet that incorporated a new passion running, with the old competitive feeling I got while playing football. I want to share my passion and knowledge for CrossFit to everyone I come across!”

CrossFit Competition Accomplishments:

  • 2015 Reebok CrossFit Games 28th Place
  • 2015 Fittest Games Online Qualifier 1st Place
  • 2015 Granite Games Elite Individual & Team
  • 2015 Reebok CrossFit Central Regional: 4th place
  • 2015 Professional GRID Athlete for the Miami Surge
  • 2015 Wodapalooza 1st Place Elite Team
  • 2014 Professional GRID Athlete for the Miami Surge
  • 2014 Granite Games Elite 4th
  • 2014 GLI Competition: 2nd Place
  • 2013 Midwest Mayhem: 1st Place
  • 2013 Reebok CrossFit Games Central East Regional: 12th Place
  • 2013 Reebok CrossFit Games Open: 3rd Place Central East
  • 2013 Great Lakes Invitational 3: 1st Place
  • 2012 Hoosier CrossFit Winter Rendezvous: 1st Place
  • 2012 Reebok CrossFit Games Central East Regional: 6th Place
  • 2012 Reebok CrossFit Games Open 17th Place Worldwide
  • 2011 Reebok CrossFit Games Individual Athlete: 36th Place in the World
  • 2012 GLI Competition: 4th
  • 2011 Firebreathers Competition: 1st
  • 2011 GLI Competition: 1st
  • 2011 HyperFit Winter Challenge: 4th
  • 2010 Fittest in the Region: 1st
  • 2010 CrossFit Games Sectionals: 26th
Nick Urankar

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Chelssie Urankar, Owner/Coach

Chelssie@crossfit061.com

  • CrossFit Level 1 Certified Coach
  • CrossFit Kids Certified
  • CrossFit Olympic Lifting Certified

Chelssie recieved her Bachelors degree of Science from Indiana State University in 2008, little did she know that she would also find the man she would spend the rest of her life with and later, go into business with. She began her CrossFit journey in 2010 and her passion for health and wellness has been growing ever since, this is shared through her coaching and nutrition consultations. Chelssie helps to bring a focus on optimizing nutrition for overall health and wellness for the whole family. Chelssie is also a mother of two little girls Jada and Atley whom she finds much joy in raising and geting involved in healthy activities, you will see them in the gym often times. Chelssie is always eager to learn new things through reading, cooking and creating recipies. one of chelssie’s favorite quotes is by Eric W. Mecca ” The Most incredible point in anyones life may be when the person they really are, and the person they always hoped of becoming, merge seamlessly into one singular being.” It is her hope that through her coaching and nutritional guidance that she can help all people to experience this.

Chelssie Urankar

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Andrea Borders, Coach

  • Level 1 CrossFit Certified Coach
  • IKFF Certified Kettlebell Teacher
  • CrossFit Powerlifting Certified
  • CrossFit Mobility Certification
  • CrossFit Olympic Lifting
  • Certified PTA Global Personal Trainer
  • Functional Movement Screen Certification
  • Selective Functional Movement Screen Certification
  • Donny Shankle Weightlifting Seminar

Andrea is a nurse practitioner receiving her graduate degree from the University of Southern Indiana. She received her degree in Nutrition and Food Science in 1997 from Wayne State University. Through her passion for both disciplines, she guides patients and athletes to use nutrition as one means to achieve optimal levels of health, wellness and performance. Andrea is a certified Kettlebell Teacher with the International Kettlebell and Fitness Federation. She has completed Extreme Strength Training with Mike Mahler as an adjunct to basic kettlebell training. She enjoys competing in kettlebell sport competition, most notably earning the distinction Master of Sport in long cycle in 2012. Andrea has an extensive background in the study of movement and mobility, and has worked one-on-one with endurance athletes using techniques to improve performance and reduce injury. Through this application, she has found value in sustainable performance for all athletes. “My greatest joy has come from witnessing the growth of others, both physically and spiritually, which I find truly rewarding.”

Andrea Borders

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Kevin Jones AKA: BlackBird, Coach

Crossfit level 1 Certified Coach Kevin has spent most of his fitness career trying to find a balance between running, meditation, bodybuilding, performance nutrition, and holistic health. When he found Crossfit, he found what he was looking for. Crossfit has helped him to define his personal fitness goals, and as an athlete given him the opportunity to prove his fitness abilities. Kevin is passionate about helping others unlock their physical potential, and break through mental barriers. Through Crossfit , he’s committed to help you to find and define your strengths and use them to attack your weaknesses. as far as accomplishments are concerned, my favorites before CrossFit:

  • 1995 Presidential Fitness Award at age 12
  • 2010 Professional Disc Golf Association both World and National Distance Champion 2011
  • PDGA National Championships 6th place finish assumed “world champion devourer” of gluten free cereal

CrossFit Achievements:

  • 2014 reebok crossfit games worldwide open; top 0.5% worldwide
  • 2014 reebok crossfit games open central east region: 29th
  • 2014 crossfit games central east regional: individual competitor placing 36th overall
  • 2014 Midwest Mayhem: 1st place
  • To Be Continued…
Kevin Jones