Category Archives: Athletes

The Sporting Life

Professional athletes, the healthiest people on the planet, would like weed to be a part of their training regimen. The leagues in which they play are slow to get with the program, but they’re coming around. “The older you get, the more pain and aches start to mount up.” So says a guy who ought […]

Former Hockey Champion Darren McCarty Announces Entry Into Cannabis Industry

A former Stanley Cup champion hockey player is getting into the cannabis business, and it’s safe to say that he is a believer in the product. Darren McCarty, who played 15 seasons in the National Hockey League, credits cannabis with turning around a life that had gone astray. “If you’ve seen my progress over the […]

MMA Fighters to Act as Test Subjects for Topical CBD Treatments

Ultimate Fighting Championship athletes will be the next group of players to participate in a multiphase clinical study on CBD’s effects on pain relief in their famously high impact sport. The league has announced that it is partnering with a Canadian cannabis company to examine the effects of non-psychoactive cannabinoids on its players’ health. The […]