Class of 2012

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Stephanie Gaskell

City & country of residence
Glenside, Australia

My work
I have a special interest in gastrointestinal nutrition and in endurance nutrition and run private practices in each of these fields.

My current sports nutrition practice
I run a private practice for gastrointestinal and sports nutrition. I am an ultra trail runner and I am therefore continually practising sports nutrition with amazing support from the AIS.

My goals in sports nutrition
To continue to advance my knowledge in the area of sports nutrition both in evidence based and practical aspects. To work with and support colleagues in the area so that we can help each other learn. To use the most up-to-date information for my own per

My own sporting background
Little athletics, state SAPSASA for tennis, state athletics at school, State Cross-Country in high school. Other sports basketball, netball, 9-a-side (football) Marathon runner Ultra-trail marathon runner current

My favourite sporting moment or heroes
Mark Riccuito (Waikerian) Kenyan runners including Lornah Kiplagat and Dorcus (training buddy when in Kenya) Ultra trail runners including Kilian Jornet and friends Adam Chase, Martin Gand Ed (crazy french runners) Toby Tanser

My favourite foods
Banana Tacos and beans Pasta, gnocchi (try to do FODMAP friendly) Toblerone cheesecake (cousin's recipe) Rice or quinoa banana cinnamon and honey porridge Banana cinnamon honey soy shake PowerBar chocolate gel and gellblast lollies, Clif shot espres

Other things of interest about me
Think about running 24/7, love it. If I could run all day every day I would. I love Kenya and the people I trained and lived with. I enjoy adventure and challenging myself. Never stop learning. Also love my sleep and massage especially after hard tr