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How Kobe Bryant Sacrificed Sleep for Greatness

"I don't need too many hours of sleep. Man, I can go off three, four hours," said Kobe Bryant, in the middle of his career, speaking with Stephen A. ...

By: Kyle Scadlock

How to Fix Common Problems That Threaten to Ruin Your Offseason Workouts

Offseason Conditioning Deterrents Halting Your Progress By Jim Carpentier, CSCS It's frustrating for athletes not seeing anticipated results after...

By: Jim Carpentier

5 Things I Learned From Using the Wearable Designed for Professional Athletes

The WHOOP has become the go-to wearable of elite athletes. The NFL Players Association recently announced a five-year partnership with WHOOP in whi...

By: Brandon Hall

Help Your Body Recover With This Weekly Plan

Are you ready for a bombshell? Lifting weights does not make you stronger. Recovering from training makes you stronger. Ok you need to train right but...

By: Jimmy Schroader

5 Ways to Make Your Offseason More Productive Besides Working Out

Beyond the Weight Room: Tips for Outperforming Next Season's Opponents By Jim Carpentier, CSCS As the school year ends, it's never too soon to formulate...

By: Jim Carpentier

Latest Videos in Sleep

STACK Performance Nutrition: How to Get a Better Sleep

In this episode of STACK Performance Nutrition, Leslie Bonci discusses the importance of sleep.

Symptoms of Overtraining

Jennifer Rodriguez, long track speed skating Olympic bronze medalist, details the dangerous symptoms of overtraining.

How Elton Brand Takes Care of His Body

Philadelphia 76ers All-Star forward Elton Brand talks about how he trains smarter during the off-season, eats healthy and gets quality rest in the evening to help prepare his body for the rigors of an NBA season.

Alcohol: Sleepless Nights and Poor Performance

Sports nutritionist Leslie Bonci explains how alcohol consumption leads to restless sleep, which leaves you more fatigued and performing poorly on the field.

Liz Applegate on the Importance of Sleep

Liz Applegate, Oakland Raiders team nutritionist and director of sports nutrition at U.C., Davis, explains how sleep deprivation can lead to weight gain.