Erik Larson

Founder/Head Coach

Erik has been an athlete all his life playing multiple sports with his latest addiction being mountain biking! Erik set out to make Aspen CrossFit a center of excellence in every way and strives to make it a better place every day.  Erik has a passion for life and his motto is, “I LOVE MY LIFE!!!

He holds the following CrossFit/Specialty certifications:

  • CrossFit Level 1
  • CrossFit Coaches Prep
  • CrossFit Rowing
  • CrossFit Olympic Lifting
  • CrossFit Movement & Mobility
  • CrossFit Endurance
  • CrossFit Kids
  • CrossFit Gymnastics
  • CrossFit Defense
  • CPR/First Aid certified
  • Erik is also an alumni of SealFit Kokoro 12
  • JumpNRope Doubleunder Clinic


1st Place 2016 CrossFit Open – Mens 50-54 Scaled Southwest Division

Erik is passionate about working with other people to assist them in realizing their full potential. He is all about results and is a great accountability partner for his athletes. He is a believer in the saying, “How you do anything is how you do everything.” He is a stickler for the 9 gym rules of Aspen CrossFit. CrossFit is about fitness and more importantly, it is about getting better at life. What we do on a daily basis is hard and takes great mental toughness to get through some of our workouts. Whether you are just getting started or are well seasoned as a CrossFitter, Erik opens the doors at Aspen CrossFit to you.