RALPH PAUA

 

Hometown: Toronto, Canada

Favorite Food: Chipotle, anything drenched in pesto, and Dirty Chicken & Waffles in Toronto.

Favorite Athlete or Fitness Inspiration: Lebron James & David Beckham for athleticism with style.

Other hobbies: Magician (making food disappear) & Shopping (does that count?)

What’s your go-to pump up song at the gym? Rick Ross - I'm a boss

What are three interesting facts about you?
1. I'm Filipino, Chinese, Spanish, and German.
2. I don't eat red meat, pork, or shrimp.
3. I finished schooling to become a Police officer but had a complete career switch.

Bonus:
While playing in the highest leagues in Canada for both basketball and soccer, I faced three athletes currently in the NBA and several in the MLS.

What’s the craziest thing you’ve ever done?
Quit my corporate job, to chase my dreams. (I urge everyone to be this crazy)

What was your most embarrassing moment?
My first "cheat meal" of choice after transitioning to a clean eating lifestyle was an all you can eat sushi buffet. After being deprived for 6 weeks, I felt like I had to go hard for my stomach. I ate so much that I threw up in the parking lot. I found out that day where they got the name "all you can eat"

If you could have one superpower, what would it be and how would you use it?
FoodieMan (aliases: SuperFoodie, Captain Foodie, WONDER WHERE THE FOOD WENT MAN.) To be able to eat an infinite amount of food