Here is some information about very successful athletes that follow a whole foods, plant-based lifestyle:
- Brendan Brazier: Link to site
He is a professional Ironman triathlete.
- Rip Esselstyn: Movie clip
He is a professional triathlete who believes “real men eat kale”.
- Ruth Heidrich, PhD: Link to site
She still actively competes in marathons and triathlons, having won more than 800 trophies and medals since her diagnosis of breast cancer in 1982 at the age of 47. She has won 8 gold medals in the Senior Olympics in Hawaii, Arizona, and Nevada.