New NFL Regulations Allow Cannabis Use
New NFL Regulations Allow Cannabis Use
For the first time since the NFL began its drug testing program, it will not test players for THC, the main chemical found in cannabis. Following the league’s most recent collective bargaining agreement (CBA) passed last year, the push to reduce harsh penalties for the use of marijuana was successfully adopted.
CBD in Sport

CBD in Sport: How CBD Can Enhance Your Performance And Recovery In Physical Exercise

As one of over 100 different cannabinoids that occur naturally in the cannabis plant, CBD is one of the most popular substances to take to enhance performance and recovery in sport. CBD focuses on the active substances from the hemp plant that have a positive effect on the body. While the benefits of CBD are similar to Tetrahydrocannabinol (THC), CBD doesn’t have the psychoactive effects, making it a more natural and safer option for enhancing performance. With CBD becoming more accepted as a performance enhancement, from PGA players being sponsored by CBD brands to NFL loosening the rules around using CBD, we wanted to take the opportunity to show how CBD can enhance performance and recovery in sport.