Kealoha Nicholes was born and raised in Southern California. She has a Hawaiian Dance background which began at a very young age. After many years of activity in the exercise and fitness world, Kealoha became and IFPA Pro during the years of numerous national and world bodybuilding competitions. She is educated in the field of psychology from the University of California State Long Beach. She loves mountain biking, road biking, and yoga. She thrives on challenging herself; currently, with the XTERRA Trail Running Series, including a national event in Snow Basin, UT.