Plant-Based Diet Best For Weight Loss and Health

Plant-based diet is getting a lot of attention these days. But many people are somewhat carb-phobic when it comes to weight loss. It’s believed that you have to eat low carbohydrates diet (aka Atkins, ketogenic, or Paleo) to lose fat and weight. A current study suggest that you don’t need to fear carbohydrates and you can enjoy your rice, pasta, and […]

Plant-based diet best for weight loss

Tennis and Kettlebells

Tennis and Kettlebells: Improve your Tennis Fitness Instantly

Tennis and kettlebells… how do they get together? You can improve your tennis fitness dramatically and almost instantly. Many tennis players play tennis to be fit. Besides because they looooooove the game :-) However, if you want play tennis on a higher level, you have to become fit first. You will need to improve your strength, power and endurance, in addition to […]


Vegan Smoothie: Oranges, Bananas, Persimmon, Cacao Nibs

This vegan smoothie is another gem in my smoothie collection. So simple and quick to make. It is nutritious, delicious, thick and smooth. You can sip on it when you feel like you need a snack, cake, or ice cream. You can make it thicker and it’s going to be like a delicious pudding.   Vegan Smoothie: Oranges, Bananas, Persimmon, Cacao […]

Vegan Smoothie: Oranges, Bananas, Persimmon, Cacao Nibs

Glute Stretch to Perform Daily

The Best Glute Stretch That You Should Do Daily

The majority of people, and especially athletes, have their glutes shortened and too tight. The harder we train, the more demands on the glutes, and if we don’t take a good care of them, they get dysfunctional. While some may think sometimes that a tight booty is a good thing, not here, not now :-). If you want to perform […]


Shredded Fruit and Veggie Salad (Raw)

This shredded fruit and veggie salad is something that maybe not too many people recognize. In Czechoslovakia, where I was born, my mom always used to make me something like this and I really find it refreshing and nutritious. That’s why I decided to share it with you. You may love it it. I eat it when I have a little […]

Suzanna with shredded carrots, apples, pears, with blueberries, pumpkin seeds, and cacao nibs

Calf Pain Prevention with Stretching and Myofascial Release

Calf Pain Prevention with Stretching and Myofascial Release

Calf pain is more debilitating experience than one can imagine. It’s a feeling that no athlete wants to experience. Especially tennis players, who need to be light on their feet and make thousands of small adjustment steps. You can strain your calf when you push off or lunge after a ball. It often happens when you haven’t warmed up properly […]


Raw Vegan Salad with Many Green and Colored Vegetables

Since I became raw (don’t cook my foods) plant-based athlete, I have been experimenting with different “salads”. I almost don’t like to call it salad, because people often imagine some lettuce leaves with dressing when they talk about salads. My raw vegan salad has a lot of substance and quality nutrients. I didn’t used to be a big fan of […]

raw vegan salad spinach tomato zucchini

Jump Rope to Extreme Tennis Fitness

Jump Rope Into Awesome Tennis Fitness Shape

To play great tennis, you have to have proper footwork: small steps, the ability to change direction quickly, and being on balance while moving forward, backward and sideways. Unfortunately, most tennis players do not pay enough attention to footwork. They might go for a run, but long distance running will not improve the footwork. Good footwork drills should imitate the movements […]


Plant-Based Athlete’s Tennis Fitness Training: One Week Sample

Being a plant-based athlete, I am often asked how I train and what exactly I do so that I can remain quite fit at almost 50 years old. And being raw vegan on a top of it. People are curious, because they are tempted by the idea of eating this healthy plant-based diet, but they are not sure how they […]

Plant-based athlete: training and diet examples

Vegan Smoothie: Banana Spinach Almond

Vegan Smoothie: Banana, Spinach, Almond

Vegan Smoothie: Banana, Spinach, Almond   This vegan smoothie is super simple to make, contains only 3 ingredients, and is delicious and yummy. If you don’t have time to create some advanced meals, or if you have sweet tooth to satisfy, you won’t go wrong with this vegan smoothie heaven     Ingredients 5 bananas 1/2 pound spinach 2 cups […]