Cole Sager is a former collegiate running back for the University of Washington Huskies. In 2013, Sager finished 13th at the North West Regionals after only a couple of months of CrossFit training. In 2014, he won the North West Regionals in his second attempt and qualified for the CrossFit Games with just over one year of CrossFit training under his belt. Even more impressive, Sager finished in the top twenty (17th) as a rookie. Sager trains in Seattle, Washington with training partner Rory Zambard. Cole placed 5th at this years CrossFit Games.