Kurt grew up without any guidance, as his parents needed to work abroad. The Lack of attention and care from his loved ones was tough on Kurt, who became lonely, scared and developed a low self-esteem. On top of that, he had an unhappy childhood where he was constantly bullied in school. That is until one day, he started working out in a gym, where he built himself up both physically and emotionally, and eventually started to fight back against his bullies. Recently, Kurt got spinal injury due to heavy training for bodybuilding but despite that he still managed to complete all the physical tests during the audition. Kurt says that the reason he joined R U Tough Enough? was to show his family, whom recently are staying with him, that he can make it.