Class of 2011

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Adam Zemski

City & country of residence
Melbourne, Australia

My work
I am currently working 2 part-time jobs. One in a public hospital, mainly working with Aged Care and General Medicine, but I have recently started working with Oncology and Endo patients. I also work with an Obesity Clinic and other Outpatients each week.

My current sports nutrition practice
Besides my work with the Sports Medicine Clinic, I have also started working with some local sporting clubs in a range of sports including netball, cricket, and triathlon. I have also been assisting some more experienced sports dietitans in recent times w

My goals in sports nutrition
My goal in sports nutrition is to work with elite athletes. I have a specific interest in working with team sports, but I would also like to work with individual athletes from a range of sports, in particular those sports where making weight is a key to p

My own sporting background
My main sport currently is netball (yes boys can play it too). I have represented my state at the Australian Championships the last 5 years, and last year was selected in the Australian Open Men’s Reserve Netball Team. In the past I have also played high level AFL and cricket. Last year I represented Australia at the World Maccabiah Games, as an athlete playing cricket, and as the coach of the Open Women’s netball team.

My favourite sporting moment or heroes
Michael Jordon would have to be my sporting hero. Not only because of the way he played at his prime, but because of the way he always carried himself on and off the court, his work ethic, and the great story of the way he made it to the top level. My Dad

My favourite foods
Sushi and ice-cream. I could live off of them!

Other things of interest about me
I have just signed up and started training for my first Marathon later in the year. I am very much looking forward to the challenge, especially seeing I have never really loved running long distances, let alone a Marathon!