Class of 2018

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Tshepo Kefilwe Makete

City & country of residence
Mochudi, Botswana

My work
Principal Dietician, Princess Marina Hospital

My current sports nutrition practice
Serves under Sport science and sports medicine commission for Botswana Football Association

My goals in sports nutrition
Provide evidenced based sports nutrition Information to athletes and coaches in Botswana in order to ensure optimum high sports performace

My own sporting background
I have played differents sports for leisure including table tennis, volleyball and lawn tennis

My favourite sporting moment or heroes
Usain Bolt

Other things of interest about me
In 2014 I served under the Catering advisory committee for the Botswana Youth Africa games; planning menus for the games and supervising the catering units to ensure that meals were prepared as stipulated on the contract.

Highlights of my year
My highlight for this year was being part of the highly competitive Mandela Washington Fellowship; a flagship programme initiated by the president of the United States of American Barack Obama to empower Young African Leaders from 49 Sub Saharan countries