Nicole Valentine is a Professional Triathlete specializing in long course, Ironman, and off-road Xterra events. She has been involved in triathlon for the past seven years and prior to that, competed in endurance mountain bike racing. As an age group athlete, she won back-to-back Outrigger Double Award titles (for the fastest combined time at Kona Ironman World Championships and Xterra World Championships), placing fifth in Kona and third at Xterra in 2015. Now in her seventh year as a professional, she has placed top 5 numerous times in Ironman, Xterra, and 70.3 events.

Nicole is a member of the SMASH NUUN Women’s Professional Triathlon team and leads mountain bike, running, and triathlon clinics for various local clubs and community organizations. She resides in Breckenridge, Colorado.