Posts in "Hockey Nutrition"

Sports Nutrition Tip: Be Prepared for Change

Sports Nutrition Tip: Be Prepared for Change

Today I’m excited to feature the first of what will be an ongoing series of sports nutrition tips from Brian St. Pierre. Brian currently works for the world-renowned  Precision Nutrition team, and has consulted with a wide range of professional and amateur athletes. In addition to his work with Precision Nutrition, Brian authored Ultimate Hockey… Read more

Powerful Nutrition Strategy

Powerful Nutrition Strategy

Nutrition can have a powerful effect on an athlete’s performance. Not only does it strongly influence body composition, but food can both facilitate and combat inflammation, strengthen or weaken immune systems, and enhance or impair sleep (as a few examples). Today’s “Thursday Throwback” features a very simple, but incredibly powerful nutrition strategy from my friend… Read more

The Truth About BCAAs: Do you really need them?

The Truth About BCAAs: Do you really need them?

As you may have noticed from yesterday’s post (See: The Best Supplement Resource Ever), I’m pretty excited about the new Supplement-Goals Reference Guide from the guys at Examine.com. Save $10 on the best supplement resource ever >> The Supplement-Goals Reference Guide << Today the Examine.com team put together a quick fact sheet on a supplement… Read more

The Best Supplement Resource Ever

The Best Supplement Resource Ever

One of the questions I get the most is “What supplement should I take for…*INSERT TRAINING GOAL HERE*?” As a preface, and in the interest of full disclosure, I’m a supplement guy. I think the right supplements, if used properly, can have a profound impact on health and performance. In other words, they can help… Read more