Vegetarian and Vegan Athletes

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Vegetarian and Vegan Athletes

This group is for the active, the athletic, and the meat-free! It is a common misconception that people who choose a cruelty-free diet cannot possibly get the required nutrition from eating "twigs and berries." However, Vegetarian and Vegan athletes often have a better, more balanced diet than our meat-eating counterparts.

Members: 309
Latest Activity: May 2, 2020

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What is your favorite exercise? What is your favorite food to refuel after a workout?

Started by Mike James. Last reply by Muzhetsky Dima Aug 19, 2019. 10 Replies

I am going to go with dead-lifts followed by a plate of black beans, brown rice, salsa and avocado!Continue

Running Vegan

Started by Peggy. Last reply by christopher Jan 20, 2017. 2 Replies

After quitting cross country a couple years ago, I gradually got more and more sedentary. I miss running very much. It has been a long time since I have had to condition myself to run. I want to get…Continue

Fighters

Started by Ryan. Last reply by Zlatuse Jan 11, 2017. 3 Replies

Hey, does anyone here doing any sort of martial arts or boxing? I myself have recently started Krav Maga and I box down at my gym with a coach. Would like to get talking to a few people about it :)Continue

Tags: Kick, Jitsu, boxing, fighting, fighters

Subscribe to vegan athlete YouTube channels

Started by Ramona Cadogan Feb 3, 2015. 0 Replies

youtube channel is https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCGJ1bf0-d6-1IQkSP0rHdDg and YouTube.com/holisticvegan

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Comment by Dr. Nun Sava-Siva Amen-Ra on October 24, 2013 at 7:47pm

Asceticism, Athleticism, & Ahimsa

Greetings fellow athletes, especially those in pursuit of power and interested in the sport of Powerlifting. I am pleased to join your group.

Regards,

Nun

Comment by Rosa on October 26, 2013 at 12:23am

Comment by Dr. Nun Sava-Siva Amen-Ra on October 26, 2013 at 12:27am

Impressive flexibility Rosa.

Comment by Undertaker on October 26, 2013 at 3:11am

Kung fu, Rosa?

Comment by Rosa on October 26, 2013 at 4:17am

Karate and kickboxing and muay thai

Comment by aida on October 26, 2013 at 6:55am

Comment by aida on October 26, 2013 at 6:59am

hi!!!!!

Comment by Wong Xin Yi on November 8, 2013 at 11:46pm

Oh wow! This is awesome!!! I'm tripping out at these cool pictures!

When I was growing up I never considered myself to be athletic and I sucked at P.E. in school, stayed away from all sports teams. BUT now I'm crazy about fitness. I do yoga/pilates, latin ballroom (and other various dances), TRX, boxing (occasionally) and I love to run and hike.

I been a vegetarian my entire life and recently gone vegan. Just joined this online community today and love that there is a group of veggie athletes here setting great examples. Keep it up!!

Comment by Filippo on November 15, 2013 at 12:51am

Since being vegan 2 years ago athletic performance only improved! I was so amazed initially, especially recovery time decreased dramathically... now, after 2 years, I got used :)

Comment by Pedro Makale Mansa on November 19, 2013 at 11:33pm

Pretty nice Filippo, that's must be improving more and more !

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