Nutrition

Proper nutrition provides athletes with the energy, nutrients and hydration they need to progress in their training and perform optimally. In addition to following a healthy diet, athletes must pay particular attention to gaining muscle and losing fat, which together improve athletic performance. To power workouts and games, and to ensure a strong recovery, elite athletes take care to eat properly and to hydrate before, during and after workouts and competitions. In some situations, athletes gain an edge with prescribed use of safe supplements. Learn how elite athletes supercharge their performance by following scientifically-supported nutrition strategies.

Latest in Nutrition

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By: Gary Moller

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By: Erick Avila

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NOOMA organic electrolyte drink co-founder Jarred Smith shares his story of athletics. Smith explains how he built his career around fitness and how he incorporates exercise into his busy entrepreneurial schedule.

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Get an inside look at the annual Arnold Classic in Columbus, Ohio, where top fitness and nutrition brands show off their newest technology.

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The Seattle Seahawks cheerleaders share how they stay so fit throughtout the year. The cheerleaders recommend healthy eating, good exercise, and a healthy amount of sleep every day.

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Former NFL All-Pro running back Tiki Barber discusses the changes he has made to his nutrition stategy following his retirement from the NFL. He now focuses on staying lean by eating healthy foods including fish.

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