Brand Ambassadors | Ronnie Baker Jr.
Ronnie Baker Jr.
Performance Kitchen Brand Ambassador
Professional track and field athlete, 2017 USA Indoor 60m Champion
Beginning his professional track and field career in 2016, Ronnie Baker Jr. made a name for himself on the Texas Christian University track team. Specializing in sprinting, Ronnie holds the record for third-fastest man in the history of the 60 meter event and was ranked second in the world for the 100 meter in 2018. Nutrition holds utmost importance for this USA Indoor Champion, World Relays Champion, and top prospect for the next Summer Olympics.
Specializing in sprinting, in his first 100 m race of 2021 at the Texas Relays, Ronnie won - becoming the fastest man in the world this year. He qualified for the Tokyo Olympics by running a personal best of 9.85 seconds in the 100m while finishing 2nd at 2021 US Trials.
Congratulations Ronnie! We're so excited to cheer you on as you go for gold in Japan (July 23 - August 8).
Nutrition holds utmost importance for this USA Indoor Champion, World Relays Champion, and future Olympian. To support our brand ambassador, Ronnie was staying healthy and fueled properly before the 2021 US Olympic trials with our meals.
Here are some of Ronnie's favorite Performance Kitchen and Performance Kitchen Crafted meals:
Tamale Pie: (Vegetarian, Reduced Sodium)
Beans, sweet potato & peppers in spicy sauce, with a rich cornbread topping.
Tomato Basil Pasta with Chicken Meatballs: (Reduced Sodium)
Savory-sweet tomato basil sauce with kale served over whole wheat penne, chicken meatballs (chicken raised without antibiotics) and topped with a blend of cheeses.
White Fish Chili Verde: (Dairy-Free, Gluten-Free, Reduced Sodium)
Pollock and rice in salsa verde, with bell pepper, corn & black beans.
Chicken & Sweet Potato Chili: (Gluten-Free, Reduced Sodium)
Hearty chicken and vegetable chili, over rice seasoned with cilantro & lime.
Creamy Cauliflower Macaroni & Cheese: (Vegetarian, Gluten-Free, Reduced Sodium)
Brown rice macaroni in creamy Monterey Jack, cheddar, and butternut squash sauce, with cauliflower florets and a crisp panko-style topping.
Whether you're an elite athlete like Ronnie or are just looking to make a few small changes to your diet, our meals bring all the nutrition and flavor you're looking for to kickstart your body and taste buds.
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“The only way I can be successful on the track is if I’m smart in the kitchen. Choosing foods that will energize me is just as important as my workouts and training sessions.”