BURNABY, British Columbia
April 4, 2013
, performance nutrition expert and author of Thrive book series, announced today the launch of a free, new sport nutrition edition to the
online educational program. The Sport Edition of
addresses a critical education need about plant-based diets and how they bolster the body during training. As a result, Thrive Forward has seen more than 30,000 active participants register since
launch, and the growing following is a testimony to the ranks of consumers looking for education on how to eat clean and plant-based.
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The added lessons of the Sport Edition take the Thrive Forward program a step further by providing in-depth information about sport nutrition, showing subscribers how to prepare, sustain, and recover from almost every form of training. With the help of special guests including professional sports stars and leading fitness experts, Brendan provides users personal insights and top training tips.
The Thrive Forward expert team includes:
- Ironman champion and endurance coach, Hillary Biscay
- Yoga expert and Veria TV star, Sadie Nardini
- Jabbawockeez dancer, Rynan "Kid Rainen" Paguio
- First and current Invicta FC Atomweight Champion, Jessica Penne
- UFC MMA Welterweight Fighter, Aaron Simpson
Packed with video lessons, sport nutrition tutorials, plant-based recipes, and shopping lists,
content is also designed to be shareable, making it easy for others to pick up quick tips and join online. Program participants can also take part in the
Share It Forward & Win
in prizes from leading health and fitness brands.
With summer right around the corner,
is a great way to kick start summer fitness and fun. Join the conversation by going to:
Twitter: @VegaTeamHash Tag: #ThriveFWD
About Brendan Brazier
Recognized as one of the world's foremost authorities on plant-based nutrition, Brazier dedicates his life to spreading the word about an ethical, environmentally friendly and healthy lifestyle achieved through plant-based nutrition. Brazier uses his sports and nutrition expertise to provide performance nutrition consultations to elite athletes throughout
, including athletes in the NFL, MLB, NHL, UFC, PGA and several Olympic athletes.
Brazier also developed Thrive in 30, which evolved into Thrive Forward, a comprehensive, interactive, online guide to better nutrition through plant-based principles.