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19 Vegan Athletes Who Swear By Plants

19 Vegan Athletes Who Swear By Plant-Based Diets

From long-distance running and basketball to figure staking and weight lifting, there are a number of vegan athletes that prove you don't need meat to compete. Here are 19 world-renowned athletes powered by plants. 19...

Vegan Formula 1 Driver Lewis Hamilton Reveals He Is Rapper XNDA

Vegan six-time Formula 1 racing champion Lewis Hamilton has confirmed that he is rapper XNDA. Rumors that the British race car driver is also XNDA have been swirling since June 2018, when Grammy Award-winning pop...
Novak Djokovic Just Won His 8th Australian Open Title

Novak Djokovic Just Won His 8th Australian Open Title

Vegan athlete Novak Djokovic secured his eighth men's singles title at the Australian Open on Sunday night in Melbourne. The Serbian tennis player defeated Dominic Thiem with a 6-4, 4-6, 2-6, 6-3, 6-4 victory. The...
Vegan F1 Driver Lewis Hamilton Just Won His 6th World Championship

Vegan F1 Driver Lewis Hamilton Just Won His 6th World Championship

Lewis Hamilton secured his sixth Formula 1 championship on Sunday, finishing second-place in the United States Grand Prix. The 34-year-old British driver finished second to Mercedes teammate Valtteri Bottas, the Guardian reports. Hamilton achieved another...
The Game Changers’ Nabs iTunes Best-Selling Documentary Download

‘The Game Changers’ Nabs iTunes Best-Selling Documentary Download

Updated October 7, 2019. | James Cameron’s documentary about the world’s top vegan athletes, "The Game Changers," is coming to Netflix later this month. The new film “documents the explosive rise of plant-based eating in...
UFC Fighter Nate Diaz Wins First Fight in 3 Years on a Vegan Diet

Nate Diaz’s Vegan Diet Powers Yet Another UFC Win

Updated September 19, 2019. Nate Diaz is back after a three-year hiatus. The 34-year-old mixed martial artist made his return at UFC 241 in Anaheim, California, last month, sealing a victory over Anthony Pettis...
F1 Champion Lewis Hamilton Just Had His Best Season In 12 Years (and His Diet May Be the Reason)

Vegan F1 Champion Lewis Hamilton Just Had His Best Season in 12 Years

Five-time Formula 1 racing champion Lewis Hamilton is having the best start to the season since his debut. The British vegan athlete, currently in the lead after winning seven out of eleven races, may...
Vegan Cyclist Breaks 6800km Record on Hash Brown Diet

Vegan Cyclist Breaks 6800km Record on Hash Brown Diet

Updated July 11, 2019. Vegan cyclist Abdullah Zeinab set a new record and he did it on a diet of mostly hash browns. Zeinab rode in the Trans Am Bike Race last month, an annual...
Vegan U.S. Co-Captain Alex Morgan Celebrates World Cup Victory

Vegan U.S. Co-Captain Alex Morgan Celebrates World Cup Victory

The U.S. Women's Soccer Team clinched its fourth World Cup title today at the Stade de Lyon in Décines, outside Lyon, France, defeating the Netherlands in a 2-0 victory. Co-captain and outspoken vegan animal rights...

All the ‘Smart’ Athletes Are Going Vegan, Says NBA Star John Salley

Four-time NBA champion and wellness entrepreneur John Salley believes that going vegan is the smart thing for athletes to do. “I think the smart athlete realizes that his body is the commodity,” Salley told Yahoo...

The First Vegan Just Summitted Mt. Everest With Animal-Free Gear

Mountaineer Dean Maher is the first ever to vegan to summit the south face of Mt. Everest using animal-free gear. "I’m very proud to announce that two days ago I became the first vegan in...
New England Patriots Tight End Rob Gronkowski Says Tom Brady’s Vegan Meals Have 'Extended' His NFL Career

How Vegan Food Makes Rob Gronkowski a Better Football Player

New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski may go down in the history books as one of the best to ever play the game. The 29-year old is the first tight end to score 17...

Vegan Supermodel Is the Fastest Desert Run Record Holder

Vegan supermodel Michele Graglia is now a Guinness World Record holder. The ultrarunner and author was officially recognized earlier this month for the fastest-ever crossing of  Chile's Atacama Desert on foot. The feat was part...
WWE Champ Is So Vegan Even His Belt Is Made From Hemp

WWE Champ Is So Vegan Even His Belt Is Made From Hemp

Current WWE Champion Daniel Bryan has trashed his leather championship belt in favor of a vegan one made from sustainable hemp - a fitting decoration for The Planet's Champion. The four-time champ debuted the new...
Vegan Athletes Lewis Hamilton and Kelly Slater Go Surfing Together

Vegan World Champion Athletes Lewis Hamilton and Kelly Slater Go Surfing Together

Five-time Formula 1 champion Lewis Hamilton picked up some moves from 11-time world surfing champion Kelly Slater. The world champion vegan athletes appeared together in a short video posted to Hamilton's Instagram last week,...
New Short Vegan Documentary Highlights Success Stories From 2018

New Short Vegan Documentary Highlights Success Stories From 2018

Even though it feels like 2018 began just a few months ago, the year is already almost over - and what a year it's been, from top beauty brands going cruelty-free to celebrities ditching meat...
Vegan Athletes Lewis Hamilton and NFL’s Tennessee Titans to Feature in New Cut of ‘The game Changers’ Documentary

Lewis Hamilton and the Tennessee Titans to Feature in New Vegan Documentary

Filmmaker James Cameron's much-anticipated documentary "The Game Changers" will feature two additional plant-powered athletes. The film will feature members of the NFL football team the Tennessee Titans, including linebacker Derrick Morgan, and five-time Formula 1 champion,...
Meat-Loving Texas A&M Football Coach Jimbo Fisher Will Go Vegan to Beat Alabama

Meat-Loving Texas A&M Football Coach Jimbo Fisher Will Go Vegan to Beat Alabama

Texas A&M head coach Jimbo Fisher says he's willing to go vegan for an entire year if it'll help his team win some football games. Particularly the next game against SEC West rival Alabama. The...
Vegan Magpies Footballer Chris Mayne ‘Doesn’t Have a Mean Bone In His Body’

Vegan Magpies Footballer Chris Mayne ‘Doesn’t Have a Mean Bone In His Body’

Vegan Australian football player Chris Mayne has become a valuable member of the Collingwood Football Club after a rough first season. Fox Sports Australia reports that the 29-year-old plant-based athlete and former Docker was acquired by...
Boxer David Haye Helped Arsenal Footballer Hector Bellerin Go Vegan

Vegan Boxer David Haye Inspired Arsenal Footballer Hector Bellerin to Give up Meat...

Arsenal football star, Hector Bellerin, recently discussed his decision to go vegan one year ago. In an interview with the UK publication Express, the now plant-based athlete said he took inspiration from other vegan...
Queensland Rugby Player Kelly Benson Opens Vegan Food Delivery Service, Newcastle Vegan Eats

Queensland Rugby Player Kelly Benson Opens Vegan Food Delivery Service, Newcastle Vegan Eats

Australia's Macquarie Scorpions rugby player Kelly Benson has been vegan for two years and claims it has significantly enhanced his athletic performance and mental health. Now he's also running a vegan meal stall at a local...