#22 How To Break 10 Records by 23yrs Old with Milan RISTIC


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January 17, 2015 | ATHLETE CASE STUDY

22 How To Break 10 Records by 23yrs Old with Milan RISTIC

Milan Ristić (Serbia) Track & Field Hurdler | Beyond Athletic Podcast


Born, Milan RISTIĆ, in Belgrade, Serbia on 8 August 1991 (age 23). Currently living in North Carolina, USA. He is a son of Velimir and Gordana Ristic, he has an older sister Marija.

He's a track and field athlete who specializes in hurdling. Having competed in hurdling and other events with archrivals AK Crvena Zvezda and AK Partizan, he has represented Serbia in international competition.

Went to college in the U.S. First attended UNC Asheville, and then my junior year transferred to UC Berkeley where I finished my degree. 3x NCAA All-American.

Got married to Meredith Foster Ristić while I was in college at UNCA, where I met my wife the first year when I came to the U.S.

He is a Serbian national record holder in the indoor 60 meter hurdles event and broke 9 records at UNC. Ristić is a member of Serbian national senior team since 2010.

HEIGHT: 188CM, 6'3" | WEIGHT: 88KG, 193LBS

MEANINGFUL QUOTE "If you can dream it, you can do it" -Walt Disney

BIGGEST INFLUENCERS My wife Meredith and my family!

FAVORITE LEARNING RESOURCE: youtube.com because I can see the stuff I read or hear about in hurdling world

HEALTHY HABIT: Fishing, anywhere really because it relaxes me.

TRAVEL TIPS: For traveling, lots of vitamins, fruits and vegetables, because it's hard to get a good meal in a hurry.

HOW THEY ADD VALUE TO OTHERS: Volunteering at different events and helping people in need.


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