Posts in "Hockey Nutrition"

Genetic Roulette: The Truth About GMOs

Genetic Roulette: The Truth About GMOs

Periodically, the importance of nutrition in maximizing health and performance arises as a topic here. Naturally, it’s impossible to perform and/or recover optimally without providing your body with the proper fuel. Likewise, diet plays a huge role in enzyme products, pH level, bone health, hormone levels and more. While I think most people (or at… Read more

Superior Nutrition for Superior Performance

Superior Nutrition for Superior Performance

I hope everyone on the East Coast is surviving the initial pushes from Hurricane Sandy. I’m supposed to drive up to NY tomorrow to work at a camp with the US Women’s Team so I’m keeping my fingers crossed that the rain will ease up enough for my ’99 4-door family sedan to make the… Read more

Optimizing Performance

Optimizing Performance

A couple weeks ago Seth Bronheim and Varun Sriram, the Director of Nutrition & Fitness and Digital Marketing Manager, respectively, of Generation UCAN were in the Philadelphia area for an endurance event and had a chance to stop by Endeavor to check the facility out. While they were in town, we did a quick interview… Read more

Pre- and Post-Game Meals for Hockey Players

Pre- and Post-Game Meals for Hockey Players

A couple days ago I posted the presentation (with the videos) I gave at the USA Hockey Level 4 Coaching Clinic in NJ. If you missed it, check it out here: USA Hockey Level 4 Presentation After the talk, I got a great question from one of the coaches in attendance. To paraphrase, he wanted… Read more

Hockey Nutrition: Grocery Shopping

Hockey Nutrition: Grocery Shopping

A couple days ago, I provided a 4-step plan to help hockey players put on muscle mass and gain weight over the off-season. If you missed it, you can check it out here: A 4-Step Plan for Off-Season Weight Gain Eating effectively starts with shopping effectively. Quite simply, if you don’t have the right ingredients… Read more