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Full Name: Riley Baker
Team : Sandpipers of Nevada
What are your short and/or long term sports-related goals?
My short term goal is to move up to the Sandpiper Senior 1 group and my long term goal would be to swim in college and then the Olympics.
What has been your proudest moment as an athlete?
When I broke a minute on my 100 free and got a 58!
What do you think are the three most important qualities needed to succeed as a young athlete?
Positive attitude, time management, and effort .
Why is paying attention to your nutrition as an athlete important?
It's simple- when I eat healthy, I perform better in the pool, when I eat unhealthy it effects my performance in the pool.
Do you have a favorite pregame snack or meal?
I eat lots of fruit and try to stay away from processed foods.
Do you have a favorite post-game snack or meal?
Fruit smoothie and Hero Fuel or Chocolate milk.