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Tag: plant-based athletes

World’s Largest Team of Vegan Strength Athletes Set to Compete at 2022 Mr. America Competition

Photo by Doc List Photography As one of the world’s most iconic sports festivals, the Mr. America competition calls to mind images…

The 2022 PlantBuilt VeganStrong Team Competing at Mr. America Bodybuilding Competition see article

Pitch Perfect: Relief Pitcher Ryan Sherriff on Going Plant-Based, Managing Big-League Stress

Photo by Noah Diamond From Chris Paul to Venus Williams to the Tennessee Titans, more and more pro athletes have been going…

Ryan Sherriff throws a pitch see article

Webinar Replay: The Truth About Protein, and Other Secrets of Plant-Based Athletes, with Robert Cheeke & Matt Frazier

How do plant-based athletes eat for peak energy, performance, and recovery? And what can the rest of us learn from their experience?…

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Robert Cheeke Shares His Successful Vegan Bodybuilding Diet

Editor’s Note: Join Robert Cheeke and Matt Frazier, co-authors of The Plant-Based Athlete, for a free live webinar on July 19 to…

Robert Cheeke flexes in a tank top that reads vegan bodybuilding see article

Bodybuilder and U.S. Marine Veteran Ronnie Penn Sees Big Gains After Going Vegan

Standing six feet tall and sporting 210 pounds of chiseled muscle, U.S. Marine veteran and bodybuilder Ronnie Penn has an impressive physique….

Ronnie Penn athlete profile see article

Catching Up with 3-Time Olympic Gold Medalist Heather Mitts

Former professional soccer player Heather Mitts hung up her cleats in 2013, but she hasn’t stayed on the sidelines over the past…

U.S. Olympic Gold Medalist Heather Mitts Prepares to Kick a Soccer Ball see article

World-Famous Climber Steph Davis on Why She’s Vegan

From Yosemite to Patagonia, Steph Davis has made hundreds of breathtaking ascents to become one of the world’s most accomplished climbers. For…

Rock Climber Steph Davis on a Steep Rockface, Rope Climbing see article

Q&A: Bodybuilder Robert Cheeke, Ultrarunner Matt Frazier on Their New Book for Plant-Based Athletes

Bodybuilder Robert Cheeke (Vegan Bodybuilding) and ultrarunner Matt Frazier (No Meat Athlete) have dedicated their careers to helping other athletes adopt, maintain,…

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Team USA Athletes Call on Olympic Committee to Stop Promoting Milk

Last week Team USA cycling silver medalist Dotsie Bausch publicly called out the United States Olympic and Paralympic Committee for continuing to…

The courtyard outside the U.S. Olympics and Paralympics Committee Headquarters in in Colorado Springs, with a large metal globe sculpture and four sculptures of athletes jumping see article

Jiujitsu Champ Jay Oliveira Doesn’t Need Meat to Compete

Photo by Michele LaCamera  A plant-based diet helped fuel Jay Oliveira’s rise to Brazilian jiujitsu champion. At 47 years old, he remains…

Jiujitsu martial artist Jay Oliveira stands by a stone wall in front of a small harbor see article

Fit After 40: Tips on Becoming Your Personal Best

Like many people do, as I approached my 40th birthday, I began to analyze where I stood with my health and fitness….

fitness tips in 40s and beyond see article

Olympic Cyclist Dotsie Bausch on Why Athletes Are Going Plant-Based

When pro cyclist Dotsie Bausch went vegan back in 2009, it was out of a desire to help animals, not to improve…

Dotsie Bausch, one of many plant-based athletes see article