On the heels of his acclaimed vegan nutrition guide, Thrive, professional Ironman triathlete Brendan Brazier presents his own easy-to-apply system for total. A review of Thrive Fitness, vegan professional Ironman triathlete Brendan Brazier’s followup to his first book, Thrive. Get maximum results in minimal time with these top 5 at-home workout moves from Brendan Brazier.

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I have noticed increased energy and more restful sleep. As one of the only professional athletes in the world with a solely plant-based diet, Brendan advocates the benefits of plant-based foods for both environmental and physical wellbeing. Jul 19, Leslie rated it really liked it. Has lots of recipes, for post workout, and after workout and also during workout, either cycling, running or swimming, it explains subjects like hydration, electrolytes, alkalinity and acidity, Ph of the blood, everything that someone is looking about being fitnesss vegan athlete and had questions or doubts this book will answer and also suggests ways of accomplishing it.

There’s quite a bit of overlap between the two and I found Diet to be the more complete of the two books.

Thrive Fitness also features:. I was not the target audience of this book. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Well written in a really practical way.

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Jan 13, Lee-Anne rated it it was amazing Shelves: A couple of drawbacks: The recipes are very good but I think No Meat Athlete’s are better and easier. See 1 question about Thrive Fitness…. It also has concrete scientific facts about why you should eat plants and also which plants. You’re going to feel better, and you’re going to enjoy every bite. Aug 20, Nats rated it liked it.

Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. There are also some great sport-related recipes that are no This book is a great companion to Brazier’s other book “Thrive”. Brazier being a triathlete, I was hoping for more specifics on running, biking, and swimming especially swimmingbut I also see where he thrivf going with this book and it does work.


Paperbackpages. I feel anyone following even half his suggestions would see a marked brenddan in their life. Whether you’re a time-crunched beginner or an experienced athlete, Thrive Fitness will help you sculpt strong, lean muscles; enhance the quality of your sleep; reduce body fat; minimize your risk of disease; increase energy; sharpen mental clarity; cut sugar cravings; and prevent sports injuries.

I thought the exercise explanations were good, as well. I learned so much. There are no discussion topics on this book yet. An amazing guide for some one that wants to have a healthy life based on a plant based diet.

This was the guy who started it all. Great book for anyone wanting to ramp up their fitness routine. Books by Brendan Brendna. Though this book is not barzier essential as “Thrive”, the additional information in “Thrive Fitness” won’t hurt at all.

To ask other readers questions about Thrive Fitnessplease sign up. I like that Brazier doesn’t give too many difficult recipes to follow, but it does seem like a lot of his recipes are for training as opposed to just every day consumption there’s only 1 or 2 “meals” in the book that I could make for myself and a friend.

Overall, I thought the first part of this book was really good and full of solid information about how eating well, exercise, and quality sleep are interrelated and fundamentals for reducing stress, the precursor to disease. This is an excellent – non mainstream – approach to general overall fitness.

If you know a lot but want to keep getting better, read this. I’m sure someone would benefit from it. Jan 08, Lauren Caselli rated it liked it. Great insight into health, fitness, and longevity! I had the pleasure of hearing Brendan speak while he was on the tour for this book, and appreciated his articulate and c 13 January This is a thoughtful, well-written book that stands out from other fitness and nutrition books.


There are also some great sport-related recipes that are not found in “Thrive”. It shows you which exercises to practise and also explains why you use this specific ones. Lists with This Book. What I didn’t like is the schedule of workout sessions as it doesn’t account at all for people who are doing a particular sport or who are already pretty active.

Has lots of recipes, for post workout, and after workout fitnesw An amazing guide for some one that wants to have a healthy brednan based on a plant based diet. Easy-to-make and fitnes, these chef-created recipes merge purpose driven functionality every ingredient has a nutritional purpose with mouth-watering appeal. This book has the information I desperately needed for energy drinks, recovery foods, electrolyte balance, etc.

If you already have your exercise routines and activities all set, the only real value in this book for you will be the recipes which are great.

Refresh and try again. Brazier has a very sound approach to overall health and wellbeing that is extremely helpful to get the things we really want out of a healthier lifestyle. As Brendan Brazier so convincingly shows, a plant-based diet is better for the planet and better for human health. Realistic and doable methods. The ingredients aren’t that easy to find for me which poses a wee problem.

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Basically the chapter showing weight training and fitness moves is the only fresh info. And that’s not all. Brazier’s vegan principals have garnered a cult following. Trivia About Thrive Fitness: Recipes are all vegan and allergen-free or with gluten-free options to eliminate wheat, yeast, gluten, soy, refined sugar, and dairy from your diet.