Nicol graduated from the University of Ottawa with a Bachelor of Science, Honours in Human Kinetics and her Master’s degree in Physiotherapy. She has since pursued further education through post-graduate courses in running assessments and functional movement screenings (FMS). As a junior competitive curler, Nicol took an interest in coaching and covering sports teams through her NCCP and First Responder Certifications. She has since worked as a team therapist for volleyball, hockey, running, rugby, soccer and football, and continues to pursue an interested in sports and athletic rehabilitation. Nicol’s interests include curling, running, swimming, rock climbing, skiing and fitness training.