Simone has always enjoyed competitive sports, earning herself a scholarship at Southern University in the United States where she played 4 years of Division 1 collegiate soccer. In conjunction with her studies, she was also an assistant strength and conditioning coach for Southern University. Simone’s passion for nutrition and body transformation came when she started CrossFit in 2016 finishing the open in the 5,000th spot for Australia, weighing 75kg. Simone gave herself 12 months to make regionals and lose over 10kg. Through careful dietary changes, Simone has now lost 15kg and this year successfully qualified for The Pacific CrossFit Regionals, where she placed 14th.