Category: Athletes

Jon Venus, Vegan Bodybuilder

Jon Venus, Vegan Bodybuilder

Jon Venus is a vegan bodybuilder. He eats a 100% plant-based diet. He has built a large following online showing the world what is possible with this lifestyle. More information: http://www.jonvenus.com/          

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English Soccer Team Becomes World’s First Vegan Football Club

English Soccer Team Becomes World’s First Vegan Football Club

The World Health Organization report this week has rocked meat lovers around the world — but it could not have come at a better time for a soccer club that has championed the idea of vegetarianism. Forest Green Rovers will go one step further Saturday when the club goes exclusively vegan. The team, which this season is leading the English […]

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Meet the Vegan Rock Climber Attempting to Break a World Record

Meet the Vegan Rock Climber Attempting to Break a World Record

Until the summer of 2010, exercise wasn’t Dr. Atanas Skatov’s thing; in fact, he rarely did any at all. That all changed when he decided to accomplish a feat that has never been successfully undertaken before. He made up his mind that he was going to become the first ever vegan to climb the seven highest continental summits on the […]

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Six Weeks to Sexy Abs Meal Plan: A Plant-Based Nutrition Program & Recipes

Six Weeks to Sexy Abs Meal Plan: A Plant-Based Nutrition Program & Recipes

An Energizing and Delicious Vegan Meal Plan for a Strong and Lean Body Ella Magers has the perfect solution for those stubborn last six pounds and it doesn’t involve logging hours and hours at the gym. Ella’s unique formula for weight loss is made up of nutrient-dense, calorie-light, whole plant foods. She has created an effective, easy-to-follow six week plan […]

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Interview with Olympic Hopeful Heavyweight Boxer & Vegan, Cam Awesome

Interview with Olympic Hopeful Heavyweight Boxer & Vegan, Cam Awesome

Cam Awesome is a plant-based vegan who is training for the 2016 Rio Olympic Games. He shares some of his story with us on becoming a vegan and how it has helped him in his sport. When did you go vegan and what caused you to go vegan? I became vegan because I lost a bet and had to do […]

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The Story of 80-Year-Old Vegan Bodybuilder – Jim Morris

The Story of 80-Year-Old Vegan Bodybuilder – Jim Morris

As a professional bodybuilder for 30 years, Jim won many major titles including Mr. America, Mr. USA, and Mr. International. In 1996, Jim won the Mr. Olympia masters at age 61 as a vegetarian. In 2000, Jim became a vegan for health and ethical reasons. He continues to train regularly and works as a personal trainer in Venice, California. The […]

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Whole Beets vs. Juice for Improving Athletic Performance

Whole Beets vs. Juice for Improving Athletic Performance

What is the latest science on the performance-enhancing qualities of nitrate-rich vegetables? More information: http://NutritionFacts.org and http://www.DrGreger.org

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300-Pound Vegan NFL Player David Carter Reveals His Meal Plan

300-Pound Vegan NFL Player David Carter Reveals His Meal Plan

After dealing with tendonitis early in his NFL career, David Carter knew he needed to make some lifestyle changes—so he went vegan. Carter opened up about his vegan diet to Luke Darby of GQ, revealing that he made the change after he had trouble just getting out of the bathtub. Now he is pain-free. Many professional athletes follow strict diets […]

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Torre Washington, Vegan Bodybuilder

Torre Washington, Vegan Bodybuilder

I didn’t grow up eating meat because my mother was a Seventh Day Adventist and health and vegetarianism are part of the religion. We moved to Jamaica for a few years to live with my grandparents, and it was during that time that we did eat some meat. After a while, I did become vegetarian again, but this time it […]

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Arteries of Vegans vs. Runners

Arteries of Vegans vs. Runners

The carotid arteries of those eating plant-based diets appear healthier than even those just as slim (long-distance endurance athletes who’ve run an average of 50,000 miles). Read full article: http://nutritionfacts.org/video/arteries-of-vegans-vs-runners/ More information: http://NutritionFacts.org and http://www.DrGreger.org and How Not to Die, a New York Times bestseller

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