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Thrive: The Vegan Nutrition Guide to Optimal Performance in Sports and Life

Thrive: The Vegan Nutrition Guide to Optimal Performance in Sports and Life

We love his take on life! His philosophy, work-outs and foods are awesome!

Brendan Brazier is a professional Ironman triathlete, the 2003 and 2006 Canadian 50km Ultra Marathon Champion, a bestselling author on performance nutrition and the creator of an award-winning meal replacement and energy bar formula called Vega.

The thrive diet is a long-term eating plan to help all athletes (professional or not) develop a lean body, sharp mind, and everlasting energy. As one of the few professional athletes on a plant-based diet, Brendan Brazier researched and developed this easy-to-follow program to enhance his performance as an elite endurance competitor. Brazier clearly describes the benefits of nutrient-rich foods in their natural state versus processed foods, and how to choose nutritionally efficient, stress-busting whole foods for maximum energy and health. Featuring a 12-week meal plan, over 100 allergen-free recipes with raw food options-including recipes for energy gels, sport drinks, and recovery foods-and a complementary exercise plan, The Thrive Diet is an authoritative guide to outstanding performance (Neal D. Barnard, M. D. , Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine).

 

Thrive Fitness   Thrive Fitness

 

The Thrive Diet   The Thrive Diet

This title helps to: reduce body fat; diminish visible signs of aging; boost energy and mental clarity; enhance mood; increase productivity; eliminate junk food cravings and hunger; build a stronger immune system; lower cholesterol; improve sleep quality; and, stay healthy for life. The Thrive Diet is a long-term eating plan that will help you achieve optimal health through stress-busting plant-based whole foods. It’s an easy-to-follow diet that will help you understand why some foods create nutritional stress and how other foods can help eliminate it, giving you a lean body, sharp mind and everlasting energy. Fully researched and developed by Brendan Brazier, professional Ironman triathlete, “The Thrive Diet” features: the best whole foods; over 100 easy-to-make recipes with raw food options that are all wheat, gluten, soy, corn, refined sugar, and dairy free, including exercise-specific recipes for pre-workout snacks, energy gels, sports drinks and recovery foods; and, an easy-to-follow exercise plan that compliments “The Thrive Diet”.