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Before & After: Rich Roll's Plant-Based Diet

Don't think a plant-based diet can make an observable difference in your health and appearance? Check out my friend, Rich Roll!

Jason Wachob
April 10 2012

Dwyane Wade: Yoga & Juice Make Me Better

LeBron James said yoga was the secret to his endurance and now his teammate, NBA star Dwyane Wade is hitting the mat!

Jason Wachob
March 20 2012

How Yoga Can Make You a Better Athlete

Nearly 20 million Americans practice yoga for almost as many reasons, but primarily most hope to improve health, become stronger, and feel happier....

Rita Trieger
March 14 2012

Venus & Serena Williams Go Vegan

Tennis stars Venus and Serena Williams join the growing list of celebrities who are embracing a plant-based diet by going vegan. Venus has made the...

January 3 2012

LeBron James: Yoga Is Secret to Endurance

I knew that LeBron James hit the mat (and could do a Headstand), but had no idea to what extent. The Miami Herald reports that James credits his...

Jason Wachob
May 22 2011

NBA Stars Say Going Vegetarian Helped Them

Professional basketball players are night owls, as most of their games don't end until around 10:30pm. The game is followed by a press conference, a...

Jason Wachob
February 28 2011

Q & A with Eoin Finn: Yoga, Surfing & Blissology

Who doesn't want a little more bliss in their life? You're in luck as one of Canada's most well-respected yoga instructors, Vancouver's Eoin Finn, is...

Jason Wachob
January 24 2011

Hillary Biscay's Ultraman Thanksgiving Detox

After a day of gratefulness, there are many different ways we choose to enjoy our post-Thanksgiving bliss. For some of us this involves detoxifying...

Colleen Wachob
November 26 2010

Ultraman Essentials

After eight Ironman races this year, I am in the thick of my preparation for my longest race yet: the Ultraman World Championships on the big island...

Hillary Biscay
November 9 2010

Banana Gluten-Free Scones: Rich Roll Ultraman-Style

Whether your morning breakfast ritual involves a Spirulina-infused green blend, organic sprouted Ezekiel bread, or some grain-ola, experts agree that...

Colleen Wachob
October 29 2010

Rich Roll on His Food Philosophy

When we interviewed plant-based Ultraman, Rich Roll earlier this year, we were blown away by the positive response. From Ironman Champion triathletes...

Colleen Wachob
October 21 2010

Muhammad Ali: Impossible Is Nothing

"Impossible is just a big word thrown around by small men who find it easier to live in the world they've been given than to explore the power they...

Jason Wachob
October 19 2010

Ironman Champ Hillary Biscay on Shorter Races

World Triathlon Corporation, the owner of Ironman, the famous 141-mile triathlon, is launching a series of 13 shorter races called the 5150 series,...

October 11 2010

Planet Earth Smoothie

Here's the recipe for my Planet Earth Smoothie. It's easy to make and it's green!

Tony Gonzalez
October 11 2010

Q & A with Sara Hall: Runner Extraordinaire

Together, Ryan and Sara make one of the most athletic and inspirational couples you'll ever meet. We talked to Sara about her passion for running,...

Jason Wachob
September 21 2010

Chocolate Banana Smoothie

Here's the recipe for my Chocolate Banana Smoothie. It's delicious and pretty easy to make. Today I'm using rice milk, but you can use any milk you...

Tony Gonzalez
September 20 2010

Q & A with Ryan Hall: Marathoner Extraordinaire

Ryan Hall is the fastest American marathoner on the road today with a personal best of 2:06:17. He won the Olympic Marathon Trials in 2007 and owns...

Jason Wachob
July 27 2010

Q & A with Holly Beck: Pro Surfer on Surfing & Yoga

A calling. A passion. A destiny. Professional surfer Holly Beck has found the elusive and exhilarating state in which the boundaries between work and...

Colleen Wachob
July 13 2010

How I Got Started as a Professional Triathlete

I won’t waste your time here with a treatise on the benefits of exercise, of getting in shape, or of having an athletic goal. Once you set foot out...

Hillary Biscay
July 6 2010

Q & A with Rich Roll: Plant-Based Ultraman

There are few people on the planet as fit as ultra-distance endurance athlete Rich Roll. Even among the elite, disciplined cadre of Ironman athletes,...

Colleen Wachob
June 21 2010