Michaela Kiersch


Chicago, IL




Rock Climbing


Academics, gardening, and beekeeping.

Causes I care about

Access Fund and AAC

Do you collect anything?


What is your most unusual talent?

I am really good at hula hooping!

What is the scariest thing you have ever done?

Deep water soloing!

Why do you like working with Gnarly?

I like that Gnarly is an authentic brand and has genuinely top quality products.

Outside of your respective sport, what are you most proud of?

Graduating college and pursuing a doctorate.

If you could only eat one meal for the rest of your life, what would it be?


Who is your hero? Why?

My future self, because that is the person I aspire to be.

Any advice for aspiring athletes?

Especially for younger female athletes: be patient with yourself.

I recommend…

My absolute favorite Gnarly product is the BCAAs with caffeine! I love to use this product just before a workout because I know that my body is going to feel strong and energized so that I can maximize my training. I also really love putting Gnarly Whey in my smoothies after climbing. The taste is out of this world, but I really feel a difference in my recovery when I am consistently using this product.

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