Tag Archives : Nutrition


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 […]


Why Maintaining an Alkaline Body Matters for Athletic Performance and Health

An athlete with an overly acidic body will recover more slowly and consequently will experience fatigue. As with any stressor, the acidity will cause the cortisol levels to rise, which will impair sleep and make the problem worse. A sleep-deprived athlete has high cortisol levels and produces lower amounts of the growth hormone, which causes a loss of muscle mass […]

acidic and alkaline foods

Plant-based athlete on the tennis court, strong and lean

Importance of food for health and performance

Staying healthy and fit appears to be more complicated than it should be. Even though there are many factors involved, not too many people understand the power of food in healing and performance. The majority of people don’t realize how important food choices are for their health even though they all know that health is critical to performance. They don’t […]