Skip to Site Header Skip to Main Content Skip to Footer

Dr. Kelly Starrett

Doctor of Physical Therapy

Kelly is a Doctor of Physical Therapy and is the co-author of the New York Times bestsellers 'Becoming a Supple Leopard', 'Ready to Run' and the Wall Street Journal bestseller 'Deskbound'. Kelly was also the co-founder of San Francisco CrossFit, the 21st CrossFit affiliate.

Kelly consults with athletes and coaches from the NFL, NBA, NHL, and MLB the US Olympic Team and CrossFit, works with elite Army, Navy, Air Force, Marines, and Coast Guard forces, and consults with corporations on employee health and well-being. Dr. Starrett’s work is not limited to coaches and athletes; his methods apply equally well to children, desk jockeys, and anyone dealing with injury and chronic pain. He believes that every human being should know how to move and be able to perform basic maintenance on themselves.


DPT, Physical Therapy/Therapist, Samuel Merritt University


APTA Physical Therapist, CrossFit Trainer

By Dr. Kelly Starrett