Yezdan Badrakhan, Men's Track & Field, Class of 2009
Favorite athletic moment at Caltech?
When I ran a 22.4 to win a bet, Treme
People will be surprised to know . . .
I was born in Las Vegas
Describe your sport in 3 words?
Honest, Powerful, Unforgiving
What goes through your head at the starting line?
Please don't shoot that gun.
A burger from the Cheesecake factory but Sunday mornings I need Panda Express.
What teammate has inspired you the most?
Lapides for his dedication
What type of music do you listen to?
Kanye when I party, Deathcab when I work.
If you could go to any sporting event what would it be?
The Lakers in the NBA finals
Best part about living in California?
The 80 degree weather in January
If you could bring anything from your hometown what would it
UCLA the nightlife is insane
If you had no schoolwork what would you do all day?
Same thing I'm doing right now
In 10 years, I'll be . . . .
Famous or Dead
Nike or Adidas?
Adidas, no contest
What are your pre meet rituals?
Wake up, eat a banana, clean my spikes, put my headphones in and get focused
What is your major?
Favorite SCIAC school to compete against?
Occidental, its always a good race
Last book you have read?
Climbing Chamundi Hill