Gary is a sports performance focused dietitian and sports physiologist who has been working in elite sport since 1996. He has a passion for helping individuals achieve their sporting ambitions, including those aspiring for Commonwealth & Olympic Games success. Gary currently splits his time between coordinating a Master’s Degree in Sports Nutrition at the University of the Sunshine Coast and his role as National Performance Nutrition Coordinator for the Australian Rugby Union. When he’s not surfing or undertaking case studies on himself in the gym, Gary also consults to professional teams, including the QLD Reds and Brisbane Lions, sports supplement companies and an array of individual elite & recreational athletes, focusing on performance-driven nutrition strategies that get results. Gary’s professional interests relate primarily to enhancing sports performance, helping athletes achieve their sporting dreams. Gary is particularly passionate about factors influencing muscle protein metabolism and muscle hypertrophy/ atrophy, nutritional recovery strategies, ergogenic aids and the influence of body composition on sports performance. Gary’s focus remains with using the latest scientific information to help individuals achieve their best. He delivers this through a number of innovative mediums to ensure the individuals he works with can focus on what works, leaving the hype associated with the latest dietary fad for others to worry about. This ensures those that work with Gary can be 100% confident in their nutrition strategies.