Felicity Hares /

Felicity Hares

Role

Consusltant Performance Dietician

Sport

Nutrition

Biography

Sporting background:

Competitive swimming and then modern pentathlon; 2 age group national titles. Rowing and water polo at University. Current; occasional 10km or pilates class!

Previous roles or work experience:

NHS dietitian in Swansea, Swindon and now a private hospital in London. Work experience with rowing, football rugby union and athletics.

How did you get into your discipline?

After realising there was a career option that combined my three favourite things; competitive sport, food and people, I studied hard for a BSc degree and MSc and then volunteered wherever possible to land a role working with elite athletes.

Which sports do you specialise in or what athletes do you work with?

1.5 days per week with Welsh artistic and rhythmic gymnastics