Justin Cotler

Justin Cotler

Justin Cotler, first and foremost, is husband to his better half, Ashley, and father to Ivy and Jaxson. He's the Founder, Head Coach, and Head Programmer of Underdogs Athletics. He is owner of Dynamix Fitness NYC (formerly CrossFit Dynamix). He is also currently the USAFF (United States Functional Fitness) National Team Head Coach. Justin has coached multiple CrossFit Games teams and individuals over the last 10 years, including Podium finisher Kari Pearce. He was also the head coach of the 2x NPGL champion DC Brawlers, and was the 2014 NPGL Coach of the Year. Prior to his fitness coaching career, Justin was a successful recording artist under the stage name of Justyn Matthew, and you can still find his album on Spotify and ITunes. He is a graduate of the University of Pennsylvania, where he was captain of the UPenn Golf Team and sang for the a cappella group The Inspiration.

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