Can marijuana help your workouts? This gym thinks so - Cannabis News

Smoking anything before hitting the gym might seem like a bad choice, but a new California gym is betting on marijuana as a performance enhancer for its members.

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Can marijuana actually help you exercise? I got high and ran 6 miles to find out - Cannabis News

While the idea of adding cannabis to your workout routine still seems somewhat counter-intuitive, it's gradually gaining acceptance.

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NFL players fight pain with medical marijuana: ‘Managing it with pills was slowly killing me’ - Cannabis News

Retired NFL players use opioids at four times the rate of the general population, according to one study, and marijuana advocates say there’s a safer, healthier alternative available.

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Pot and push ups: could marijuana be the next workout aid? - Cannabis News

Some people stretch before they workout. Others smoke a joint.

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Let Timmy Smoke: It's Time to Open Baseball's Hidden Cannabis Culture - Cannabis News

In Major League Baseball, the family-friendly American sport, no one smokes weed. Allegedly. Wink. Nudge.

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Are extreme athletes the best test case for medical cannabis? - Cannabis News

Professional and retired mainstream athletes are already using forms of cannabis and cannabidiol (CBD) for acute and long-term pain management.

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The truth about marijuana and exercise: Should you get high before working out? – Cannabis News

Sure, you've got a great fitness routine that's doing wonders for you. But have you ever tried working out while high?

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Marijuana Leaps in to Athlete Sponsorships – Cannabis News

Marketing cannabis through celebrity and pro athlete endorsements is a relatively new and unstudied concept.

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NFL and medical marijuana: A Q&A with former Eagles OL Todd Herremans – Cannabis News

PHILADELPHIA -- The conversation about marijuana's place in the NFL is heating up.

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NFL Players Association composing proposal for ‘less punitive’ approach to marijuana use - Cannabis News

Leaders of the NFL Players Association are preparing a proposal that would amend the sport’s drug policies to take a “less punitive” approach to dealing with recreational marijuana use by players, according to the union’s executive director, DeMaurice Smith.

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Six Cannabis Advocates in Sports – Cannabis News

Some of the biggest stars are big advocates.

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An Athlete’s Chronicle of Fitness and Cannabis – Cannabis News

I want to run 100 miles! Am I high? Yes, I am high and I’m signed up for the Zion 100 mile ultra-marathon for April 2017.

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Can Cannabis Help with Inflammation for Athletes? – Cannabis News

There has been emerging evidence that cannabis reduces pain, muscle spasms, stiffness, and inflammation in humans.

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‘I played stoned’: Some NFL players love getting high before kickoff – Cannabis News

BEFORE he suited up to play against the New York Giants in 2012, Jacksonville Jaguars offensive lineman Eben Britton took an ice bath followed by a hot shower. He did his routine stretches. Then he smoked a joint.

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These Athletes Add Cannabis To Their Workout Regimen – Cannabis News

There is a growing community of athletes that believe cannabis can improve athletic performance.

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Attitudes toward pot use among athletes could turn corner – Cannabis News

We in the American marijuana community lit up with sly smiles when Michael Phelps was selected to carry our United States flag at the opening ceremonies of the Rio Olympics.

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High achievements: Notable Olympic athletes and cannabis – Cannabis News

Cannabis is beloved among some of the greatest athletes on the globe. The most decorated gold medalist to ever walk the earth, Michael Phelps, has partaken in the past.

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The NHL's Attitude Toward Marijuana Might Surprise You – Cannabis News

When it comes to dealing with illegal substances like marijuana, the National Hockey League is much more lenient than the other Big Four sports.

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Cannabis: The Worst Kept Secret In Athletics – Marijuana News

For years, cannabis use has been the worst kept secret in athletics.

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Runner’s high: the athletes who use marijuana to improve their training – Marijuana News

Stoned marathon runners may seem like walking contradictions, but there are hints the drug and long-distance running could go hand-in-hand.

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