Brendan Brazier

BRENDAN BRAZIER is the international bestselling author of The Thrive DietThrive FitnessWhole Foods to Thrive, and Thrive Energy Cookbook and is the co-founder and formulator of Vega. He is recognized as one of the world’s foremost authorities on plant-based performance nutrition, and is head of nutrition for the Cannondale-Garmin Pro Cycling Team and nutrition consultant to a number of NHL, MLB, NFL, MLS, UFC, and Olympic athletes. He is a former professional Ironman triathlete and two-time Canadian 50 km ultra-marathon champion. Born and raised in Vancouver, British Columbia, Brendan lives in California.