MOST Magazine Fitness APR-MAY'15 ISSUE NO.1 - Page 121

a bigger world out there, and I wanted to explore it. It was a very risky decision, as I was only 20 years old at the time, but I do not regret it one bit. It made me grow as a person, as a professional, and the ups and downs taught me many things I know I wouldn’t have learned had I stayed in Brazil. FFM: When did you meet IFBB Pro Christine Wan, what influence does/did she have/had in your career? NM: I met Christine Wan at the gym where I used to train, as she worked there. She had a very significant influence in my career, as if it weren’t for her I would not had known about the different divisions in the IFBB, and she would tell me every single day, that I should sign up for a competition and that I would be very good at it. FFM: When F