2013 Sports Nutrition Internships
Sports and diet go hand-in-hand as athletes need to be physically fit and healthy to succeed. The sports nutrition internship trains you with this aspect of sports. Someone with a career in sports nutrition is a certified dietician who specializes in understanding of sports and the needs of athletes. He or she develops innovative ideas and diet plans to keep them fit physically and mentally. As a sports nutrition intern you get to assist specialists in the field and learn the nature of the work. You get to provide nutritional assessment and nutritional counseling to athletes and teams. A sports nutrition internship will train you in preparing diet charts/plans for athletes; it will provide you unmatched professional experience in your career. To be a sports nutrition intern, you need to be a good motivator and communicator and have in-depth knowledge of sports and nutrition. The field is gaining popularity as more athletes understand the importance of eating the right food for better performance.