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  1. Johann Windt
  1. Experimental Medicine Program, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
  1. Correspondence to Johann Windt, Experimental Medicine Program, University of British Columbia, 2635 Laurel Street, Vancouver, BC V5Z 1M9, Canada ; johannwindt{at}

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Average weekday morning?

The alarm rings, a much annoying sound. I sleepwalk, zombie like to the shower, where I spend the next 10 min failing to wake up. I grab a banana and a glass of orange juice as I pass through the kitchen, where one or more family members will usually be having a real breakfast. By consensus I have been requested to not speak to anyone at this stage.

Most memorable sporting moment you’ve been a part of?

Easy! Hole in one. 23 July 2015! 9-iron off the 14th tee at our local golf club in Kragerø.

What is one skill that’s served you the most in your career?

Reasonable fluency in English. No doubt. I learnt it spending a high school year as an American Field Service exchange student in Reisterstown, Maryland.

Good ‘career moves’ (by accident or by design)?

Halfway through medical school in Oslo, I wanted to pursue a master’s degree in kinesiology at University of California, Los Angeles (and play college volleyball…). …

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  • Competing interests None declared.

  • Provenance and peer review As the sole author of this manuscript, JW was responsible for compiling all the interview responses and the Press Box feedback into this current manuscript.

  • Provenance and peer review Commissioned; internally peer reviewed.

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