GAVIN CLEARKIN - HEAD NUTRITIONIST
With an avid interest in nutrition and exercise physiology and an extensive career combining both, Gavin’s experience is pivotal to Vitally’s ethos. Gavin is an internationally recognised IOC (International Olympic Committee) Sports Dietitian/Nutritionist. In addition to his nutrition qualifications, Gavin also has a Diploma in Fitness Training and Exercise Physiology, which has paved the way for his integrated approach to health.
Having worked around the world in elite sport for many years he has a wealth of experience in all aspects of nutrition. Gavin is sought after worldwide for his extensive knowledge and expertise in the safe and effective use of nutritional supplements. He currently runs a successful nutrition consulting practice in Auckland and his clientele includes athletes from a wide range of sports (amateur to elite), people trying to improve their body composition and health, and many clinical referrals from medical specialists. Prior to this Gavin worked as a Senior Performance Nutritionist for High Performance Sport NZ and also the English and Scottish Institutes of Sport, and he has been the Lead Performance Nutritionist for many sports teams and organisations including NZ Cricket, NZ Athletics, NZ Warriors, NZ Kiwis Rugby League, the Blues Rugby, and NZ Breakers Basketball, England Cricket and England Rugby, and many more Olympic athletes and sports.