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The new ‘runner’s high’? 80% of cannabis users mix weed, workouts - Cannabis News
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Eight out of 10 marijuana users in states where cannabis is legal say they partake in the drug shortly before or after exercise, and most report that it motivates them to work out, helps them enjoy exercise more and improves their recovery, according to surprising new CU Boulder research.
How some athletes use marijuana get into the zone - Cannabis News
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A THC high is widely considered similar to that of the "runner's high" that long-distance runners feel well into their sets. 
Keeping Score: Major League Sports’ Stance on Cannabis - Cannabis News
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When players from the Stanley Cup winning team skate off the ice after their final game in June, they will head to the dressing room and, in keeping with tradition, they will uncork bottles of champagne. In seasons to come, players might be smoking weed to celebrate their success.
Cannabis doesn't make you a lazy pothead, in fact, it might actually motivate you to workout: study - Cannabis News
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A new study published in the medical journal Frontiers in Public Health has found that consuming cannabis may help motivate users to exercise and improve their workouts.
Irving: Eighty Percent Of NFL Players Use Marijuana - Cannabis News
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In his first radio interview since retiring, former Cowboys star David Irving opened up about his quest to change the NFL’s stance on medicinal marijuana.
This is the PGA Tour's Marijuana Policy for Professional Golfers - Cannabis News
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Policing cannabis consumption certainly isn't as much of an issue in the PGA Tour as it is in other professional sports leagues like the NBA or NFL. However, that doesn't mean players are never reprimanded for cannabis use.
Cannabis Offers Battered Pro Athletes Both Hope and Healing - Cannabis News
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An increasing number of retired professional athletes are turning for cannabis for pain relief and a new career.
4 CBD Products Marathon Runners Should Add To Their Training ASAP - Cannabis News
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CBD may help by reducing inflammation, soreness, and pain.
Report: NFL prepared to make 'major concessions' to marijuana policy - Cannabis News
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According to Pro Football Talk, the NFL is prepared to adopt a more lenient substance abuse policy in its next collective bargaining agreement, especially as it relates to marijuana.
The NHL Alumni Association Hopes Medical Marijuana Can Help Athletes with Some of Their Most Serious Injuries - Cannabis News
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The NHL Alumni Association (NHLAA) announced a research partnership with Canadian cannabis producers Canopy Growth to explore the potential for medical marijuana as a concussion treatment.
This Golf Course Will Let You Have a Toke Between Strokes - Cannabis News
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If you've been itching to smoke up on the golf green, your opportunity may be coming soon.
Pot Still A No Go For NFL Players, Despite Legalization - Cannabis News
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For now, marijuana use remains out of bounds for NFL players. But that might change. The player’s union is having early talks to decide whether medical marijuana should be a permitted drug when the next union contract is up for debate in two years.
In Photos: Canada’s First Bongspiel, a Cannabis-Infused Curling Tournament - Cannabis News
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“The main difference between this tournament and a conventional bonspiel is that there is open cannabis consumption at this event."
Skateboarder Cory Juneau Suspended Six Months for Smoking Weed - Cannabis News
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The 19-year-old pro skater from Southern California, currently ranked seventh in the world, was suspended six months after testing positive for THC, the main psychoactive element in marijuana.
As Marijuana Legalization Expands, the NFL Clings to Prohibition. For Now. - Cannabis News
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Marijuana is fully legal in 10 states, which are home to eight NFL teams (25 percent of the league), including the Los Angeles Rams and New England Patriots.
4 Terrific Ways Marijuana Can Help You In The Gym - Cannabis News
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You don’t have to be an elite athlete. Weekend warriors are finding that cannabis not only aids in the actual workout, it is an amazingly effective post-workout tonic.

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