Fortitude Fitness NZ

Nicole Schoombie


Nicole originally hails from the US of A and has a background in a variety of sports including 10 years of dance experience. Nicole found strength training shortly after she moved to NZ in 2011, began Crossfit in 2014, and started competing shortly after in local and national competitions. She fell in love with coaching in 2016 after completing her CF-L1 certificate and and internship at Crossfit Mt. Eden.

Besides coaching, Nicole has a passion for weightlifting, and is a nationally ranked New Zealand Olympic Weightlifter competing in the u59 category. Aside from weightlifting, she loves strict gymnastic movements, and getting outdoors as much as possible. She also has a passion for mental health and mindset, and when she’s not weightlifting or outdoors, she’s working in health care.