PhD + Sports Nutritionist + Coach + Endurance Athlete
Dr. Namrita Kumar is a sports physiologist/nutritionist, registered dietitian, and endurance sports coach. Most recently, she studied and conducted research at the Georgia Institute of Technology School of Applied Physiology. Her doctoral research was related to fatigue and the effects of nutritional countermeasures in athletes versus non-athletes. Namrita's personal athletic experience ranges from endurance mountain biking to off-road triathlon, cross-country mountain bike racing, running, road cycling, duathlon, and cyclocross. While she was in graduate school, she competed with Georgia Tech Cycling and the Topeak-Ergon USA mountain bike team. She also remains very involved in the community with organizations such as the Georgia High School Cycling League, National Interscholastic Cycling Association, and Professionals in Nutrition for Exercise and Sport. Namrita is also the Head Cycling Coach at SCAD Atlanta and Founder of Rescue Project.