Class of 2008« Back to students
City & country of residence
Sports Dietitian, ASPETAR – Orthopaedic and Sports Medicine Hospital
My current sports nutrition practice
Currently sole dietitian employed by the Hospital. Hopefully expanding in the near future. At present the Hospital is not open but will open in April and will service: 1. Qatar National teams, 2. Visiting athletes on training camps in altitude dormit
My goals in sports nutrition
To create and develop the sports Nutrition department at ASPETAR and create a positive reputation. Also to improve awareness of nutrition amongst Qatari athletes, coaches and the general public.
My own sporting background
I am a sports fanatic! I have a background in swimming, running and triathlons. Finding it a little hard to run in the middle east because of the weather and the “clothing recommendations. Not a big fan of the treadmill.
My favourite sporting moment or heroes
Kieren Perkins. Winning the 1500m for the 3rd time a row. He is a Champion!! Watching my best friend Amber Bradley win a Gold Medal at the World Rowing Championships in London in 2006. She is also a Champion!!
My favourite foods
Other things of interest about me
I have got the travel bug and plan to see more of the world in 2007. I am learning Arabic but am struggling.