Rose Wetzel

OCR, Track & Field Champion, & Thai-food Lover

Rose is a goofy, optimistic weirdo at heart, who loves all things wacky, eccentric and artistic in this world. If you put all of her professional accomplishments aside (2x American Ninja Warrior finalist, pro obstacle course racer, 9x USATF (Track) Club National Champ Coach), her proudest accomplishment is graduating from Georgetown University with academic honors. Oh, and having Baby Taylor.

Rose’s BeetElite Story: Professional Ninja, New Mom, Obstacle Course Racer

OCR athlete Rose Wetzel on balancing life as a professional athlete, wife, & new mom, along with what her daily routine looks like from sun up to sun down. Trust us, it's pretty crazy! Read more


Rose to Tahoe – Workout #2

Rose is back with workout #2 for anyone who wants to follow along on her road back to Tahoe and the Spartan World Championship. Her tip this week? Be sure to listen to what your body is telling you and backing off occasionally will help in the long-run. Read more


Rose to Tahoe – Workout #1

One month ago, Rose and her husband Tim welcomed their lovely daughter, Taylor Joi, into the world (after enduring a 37 hour labor). Now, Rose is on a mission to make it back to race in the Spartan World Championships - just five weeks away! Follow Rose along her journey back as she shares weekly workouts and updates along the way. Read more


I am Rose Wetzel

In between eating her favorite meal of thai pad see ew (look it up, it's delicious) and hanging out with her parents and eight siblings, you might have seen Rose competing on American Ninja Warrior. She is also a pro obstacle course racer, a 9x USATF (Track) Club National Champion Coach, and graduated from Georgetown University with academic honors - so she's definitely not just a “dumb jock”. Read more


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