[Originally posted at The Cannabist]
The stereotypical stoner snowboarder — we’ve all met that guy. But serious snow riders and other elite athletes have turned to cannabis products as medicine, to reduce inflammation, speed healing and ease pain.
When working out to build endurance and strength, long sets of repetitive exercise get the job done — but they’re boring. Athletes everywhere have found that a little cannabis before a workout makes tedious, repetitive tasks easier to tolerate. In New York magazine, Allison Davis touts one cannabis effect: “a meditative mindset that makes exercise not just more endurable but better.”
Read the entire post at The Cannabist.
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