Class of 2021

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Ruan Santos

City & country of residence
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

My work
Researcher and Registered Dietitian at the Brazil Olympic Committee

My current sports nutrition practice
Amateur and high-performance athletes focused on the Olympic modalities

My goals in sports nutrition
Feed goals, Nurture dreams, Inspire people

My own sporting background
Run, swimming and swimming open water (Regional champion - 2011)

My favourite sporting moment or heroes
Michael Phelps, Usain Bolt and Maria Lenk

Other things of interest about me
Research and innovations in sports nutrition, exercise biochemistry and neuroscience

Highlights of my year
Completion of a postgraduate course in Clinical Nutrition at the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro