Nicholas Turro was born on November 15th, 1990, in Pequannock, NJ. He was raised his whole life in Wantage, NJ with his older sister and brother. From a very young age Nick showed interests in many different sports and excelled in many of them. His main sport growing up was ice hockey. He made his first Jr. Ice Hockey team at the age of 14. He went on to play Division 1 New England Prep High School hockey. As he got older he played for many different teams, on all different levels, from ACHA D1&2 to Junior A hockey in the NOJHL & OJHL in Canada. Now at the age of 22 he is taking on another sport, Long Track Speed Skating in hopes of making it to the 2018 Olympic Games in Pyeongchang, South Korea.