Class of 2012

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Nuwanee Kirihennedige

City & country of residence
San Leandro, United States

My work
Clinical Dietitian at Acute Hospital and Sports Dietitian at local weight lifting gym

My current sports nutrition practice
I am working with few athletes in my local areas and in Japan where I am originally from.

My goals in sports nutrition
To support range of athletes from junior to elite. As I am from Japan, I would love to contribute back to Japanese athletes and athletic teams as well.

My own sporting background
Kendo and Karate

My favourite sporting moment or heroes
Naoko Takahashi who won the 2000 Sydney Olympic for women's marathon.

My favourite foods
Chocolate all the way!

Other things of interest about me
I'm half Sri Lankan and half Japanese. Don't see much of this mix.