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Why the Humble PB&J Sandwich Is the Most Popular Pre-Game Snack in All of Pro Sports

The humble peanut butter and jelly combination is having a moment in the sun. In a recent issue of ESPN The Magazine, Baxter Holmes wrote a fascina...

How Your Mood Can Affect Your Sports Performance

Every good athlete knows that it takes more than physical stamina to succeed. Along with developing your muscles, reflexes and physical capabilities,...

Fuel Your Next Run With This Homemade Energy Bar

Athletes need to perform at their best, and to do that they need to fuel their bodies. Energy bars are a great pre or post run snack to boost your run...

The Best Thanksgiving Carb to Eat All Year Round

While mashed (white) potatoes are one of the dishes we most look forward to on Thanksgiving, the sweet potato is a fantastic alternative. According to...

The Real Dangers of Energy Deficiency in Female Athletes

In 1972, a short but powerful federal law was passed: "No person in the United States shall, on the basis of sex, be excluded from participation in...

Why You Shouldn't Be Working Out Every Day

The best athletes in the world are committed to a training program that enhances their physical skills. However, working out every day often doesn't n...

Game-Day Nutrition for Soccer Players

Nutrition for Soccer Players Amy Jamieson-Petonic, MEd, RD, CSSD Soccer is by far the most popular sport around the world, and its popularity continues...

7 Unhealthy Habits to Stop to Improve your Kids Fitness

Nobody's perfect. While we might have good intentions with signing our kids up for sports classes, we can't resist giving in to a few sweet treats or...

Why Cycling Class is a Great Way to Improve Your Conditioning in the Offseason

When it comes to strength and conditioning, relying on the basics is a good formula for seeing improvements in both facets. In terms of strength, using...

Try This Stadium Stairs Workout to Get in Shape

You know those bleachers at your local high school that's right down the road from you? We don't have to wait for Football season to be here in order...

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