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Are Olympic Athletes Allowed To Smoke Weed? Drug Testing At Rio Will Be Easy On Pot Smokers – Cannabis News

Marijuana use has been a dicey subject for Olympic athletes in the past.

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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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Former NFL players appeal to league to embrace marijuana use – Cannabis News

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell faces increasing demands to embrace cannabis as a solution to two crises that threaten to derail the $13 billion-a-year league: painkiller abuse and concussions.

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These Martial Artists Use Marijuana to Get to a Higher Level – Cannabis News

"As long as you're confident doing the sport, any sport will be elevated by cannabis."

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Randy Moss on NFL's marijuana ban: 'Loosen up the rules and let everybody live' – Cannabis News

The future Hall of Famer admits to smoking marijuana during his playing career.

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Ricky Williams discusses marijuana in SI film, magazine story – Cannabis News

Former NFL star Ricky Williams is featured in an upcoming SI Films production in which he discusses his experience with marijuana use and his support for legalization.

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New San Francisco gym will allow members to smoke pot while working out – Cannabis News

A former pro football star and an advocate for athlete marijuana use have teamed up to open a gym in San Francisco that they say will be one of the first in the world to allow members to smoke pot while working out.

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Exclusive: NFL players speak out on marijuana policy – Cannabis News

When NFL lineman Eugene Monroe spoke out publicly against the NFL’s ban on marijuana, it sparked a national conversation about the merits of cannabis as an alternative method of pain management for players.

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NFL doctors discuss marijuana usage with researchers – Cannabis News

Two of the NFL’s top medical personnel discussed the usage of marijuana as a medicinal compound with researchers partially funded by Baltimore Ravens offensive lineman Eugene Monroe, according to the Washington Post.

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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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A gym where people can get high onsite is opening in San Francisco – Marijuana News

This fall, San Franciscans will be able to get high while getting swole. A new gym called Power Plant Fitness will allow members to consume marijuana on-site while working out.

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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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O.penVAPE Makes Formal Proposal for Naming Rights at Denver’s Mile High Stadium – Marijuana News

Today, O.penVAPE, a Colorado-based manufacturer of vaporizer devices, cartridges and other marijuana-related products, is announcing that it has "submitted a proposal to partner with the Metropolitan Football Stadium District, home of the Denver Broncos, to sponsor Denver's landmark stadium."

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Cannabis Legalization And The NFL: Athletes Are Embracing The Medicinal And Financial Benefits Of Marijuana, So Why Can’t The League Play Nice? – Marijuana News

The league has faced growing criticism for its anti-cannabis stance, especially considering its cozy relationship with alcohol brands and the prevalence of opioid use among players.

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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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Scottsdale marijuana media company to sponsor motorcycle racer – Marijuana News

Motorcycle racer Johnny Rock Page will speed around the Superbike tracks this year thanks to a new sponsorship from a Scottsdale marijuana media company, the partners announced Monday.

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Meet the Latest Breed of Proud Potheads: Weed-Loving Jocks – Marijuana News

Thanks to winter-sports entrepreneur Jim McAlpine, weed jocks now have their own national series of events, the 420 Games.

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Can Pot Boost Your Workout? – Marijuana News

Are athletes who tout marijuana’s performance-enhancing effects onto something – or just on something?

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Ohio would be first state to let those at risk of CTE use medical marijuana – Marijuana News

Supporters of the new push to legalize medical marijuana in Ohio have added several new medical conditions to a proposed constitutional amendment, including chronic traumatic encephalopathy, or CTE.

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Ohio would be first state to let those at risk of CTE use medical marijuana – Marijuana News

Supporters of the new push to legalize medical marijuana in Ohio have added several new medical conditions to a proposed constitutional amendment, including chronic traumatic encephalopathy, or CTE.

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