About Kilo

Get to know our Coaches!

Austin Nedelcoff

Owner, Head Coach, BA, Level 1 CrossFit, CPT, TPI Certified Level 1, TPI Fitness Level 2

Austin attended The University of Northern Iowa where he played on their Division 1 golf team and earned a degree in secondary education. He started participating in CrossFit in 2013. He is a CrossFit Level 1 Coach as well as a CPT and TPI Fitness Level 2 Trainer. Austin competed with the CrossFit Kilo team at the Reebok CrossFit Games Regionals in 2014 and 2015, and competed with the CrossFit Kilo team at the Reebok CrossFit Games in 2015. You can contact Austin at austin@crossfitkilo2.com.

Armand McCormick


Before earning his BA and MA in Exercise Science Armand served more than 4 years in the US MC as a infantryman. While serving, Armand recieved many awards and honors. He is the Director of XL Sports Acceleration. Armand is a CrossFit Level I Coach and holds many other strength and conditioning certifications as well. Armand placed 3rd in the North Central Regional in 2011 and finished tied for 23rd in the 2011 Reebok CrossFit Games. Armand does the programming for CrossFit Kilo. Armand is primarily based at the Cedar Falls location. You may contact Armand for personal coaching at armand@xlsportsprogram.com or on facebook.

Luke Schafer 


Luke graduated from the University of Northern Iowa in 2016 with a BA in Biology. He started interning at Crossfit Kilo and XL Sports Acceleration in 2014. He did this outside of school as he did not need an internship for his degree, but wanted to learn as much as he could from the coaches at Kilo. Luke has spent the last 3 summers working with athletes in the XL Sports Acceleration program at Denver Schools in Denver, IA. Luke competed on the regional team for Crossfit Kilo in 2014, 2015, and 2016 as well as on the 2015 Reebok Crossfit Games team. Luke competed as an individual at the 2017 Reebok CrossFit Games Central Regional.

Julie DeLeon

BA, Level 1 CrossFit

Julie played collegiate basketball at Kansas Wesleyan University, where she was the Valedictorian and earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in English and Secondary Education.  She later earned her Master of Arts degree in Coaching and Athletic Administration from Concordia University-Irvine.  Julie has seven years of experience teaching and coaching middle and high school basketball, track, and volleyball. Julie started participating in CrossFit in 2013 and became a CrossFit Level 1 Trainer in 2016.

Streat Hoerner

BA, Level 1 CrossFit

Streat attended the University of Iowa, graduating in May 2017 with a degree in industrial engineering. He started CrossFit in 2013 and is a CrossFit Level 1 Coach. He competed as an individual at the 2016 and 2017 CrossFit Games Central Regional and finished as the 14th fittest man in the world at the 2017 Reebok CrossFit Games in Madison, WI.

Chase Bushaw

Level 1 CrossFit

Chase is a student at the University of Iowa pursuing a degree in Journalism and Mass Communication. Chase found CrossFit in 2014.  Chase earned his Level 1 CrossFit certification in the summer of 2016 and has been coaching at CrossFit Kilo II since it opened.