Great Vegan Athletes

February 6, 2019 12:00 PM

Vegan Fighter Takes Gold At Major Savate Competition

Athlete James Southwood, who has been vegetarian from birth and vegan since his teens, was part of a team which brought back six gold medals along with a bronze

January 25, 2019 3:07 PM

Major Milestone For Cricket As More Top Players Go Vegan

An increasing number of athletes are starting to ditch animal products from their diets for health and ethical reasons

January 15, 2019 2:25 PM

Vegan Ninja Warrior Beats Injury To Regain Top Rankings

Calle Alexander was told he wouldn't be able to train for 10 weeks after sustaining a fracture to his hand but returned to competing just four weeks after the procedure

December 18, 2018 4:59 PM

36 Incredible Vegan Sporting Glories From 2018

2018 has been a colossal year for veganism - and that includes vegan athletes. From Olympic glory to record-breaking, these sporting heroes had an epic 12 months

December 18, 2018 11:42 AM

Vegan Athlete Part Of Fastest Ever Female Duo In Epic 4,000km Cycle Ride

She said a lot of people thought the mission would be impossible on a vegan diet - but she believes it was the key to success

November 23, 2018 5:55 PM

'Vegan Viking' Smashes Even More Powerlifting Records

The Icelandic athlete has been suffering from multiple health conditions, but despite the additional challenges, has qualified for World Championships in November 2019

November 9, 2018 1:28 PM

Vegan Sucess At Cross Duathlon European Championships

Athlete Lisa Gawthorne adorned her race kit with vegan badges during the event

November 7, 2018 1:30 PM

Vegan Veteran Lifter Smashes More Records

The plant-powered athlete was 'sobbing' with joy

October 16, 2018 3:10 PM

Vegan Runner Wins Ultra Race - And Smashes Course Record

The athlete has been vegan since 2010

October 12, 2018 12:37 PM

Vegan Runner Fiona Oakes Wins Stage In Extreme 250km Race

The 'Queen of the Extreme' faces Atacama desert

October 10, 2018 11:05 AM

Iconic Vegan Ultrarunner To Hit 100,000 Miles Covered

Cara Corbett has a remarkable backstory, overcoming alcohol and crystal meth addictions to become a world-class athlete

October 3, 2018 10:59 AM

Vegan Athlete Smashes 'Spartathlon' Event Despite Hellish Conditions

The race - based on a historical feat - is one of the toughest challenges on earth

September 19, 2018 4:34 PM

Record Breaking 'Vegan Viking' Shares Her Diet Habits

The plant-based athlete

September 3, 2018 10:22 AM

Vegan Powerlifter Smashes Records At World Champ Qualifiers - Despite Illness

The athlete triumphed in spite of less than ideal preparation

August 29, 2018 11:23 AM

Vegan Athlete Earns #1 Ironman Ranking 22 Weeks After First Event

The sportsman previously specialized in ultrarunning

August 23, 2018 3:20 PM

Vegan Athlete 'Very Pleased' With Impressive Finish In Second Ironman

The Canadian finished the event among the fastest athletes

July 10, 2018 11:16 AM

Vegan Ultrarunner Smashes Another Speed Record

310 miles in eight days saw Catra Corbett take the record

July 2, 2018 12:43 PM

Vegan Lifter On Way To World Championships After Comfortable Win In US

The athlete says she plans to be 'unstoppable'

June 18, 2018 4:17 PM

Vegan Runner Fiona Oakes Achieves Record Time For Half Marathon Run

Difficult conditions made her latest accomplishment more impressive

May 22, 2018 10:07 AM

Vegan Surfer Tia Blanco Racks Up Two Major Victories

The young athlete is having a successful run this year

May 17, 2018 3:09 PM

'Vegan Viking' Smashes Three Powerlifting Records

And she says there is still 'plenty in the tank'

May 3, 2018 5:47 PM

Vegan Athlete Wins Major Bodypower Sponsorship Deal Reflecting 'Rise Of Movement'

Julia Hubbard leads Great Britain in the 200m sprint in her age bracket

April 16, 2018 12:53 PM

Vegan Athlete Smashes 72-Hour Race - Covering 192 Miles And Winning 1st Female

She says 'If you’re not having fun you’re doing it all wrong!'

April 16, 2018 10:21 AM

Plant-Based Ultra Runner Transitions To Triathlon - And Picks Up Win At Major Event

Vlad Ixel clinched the top spot in his age group

April 3, 2018 12:09 PM

Top Vegan Wrestler Releases Book Calling For Food Revolution

The fighter spoke to Great Vegan Athletes about his new tome

March 16, 2018 1:02 PM

Vegan Ultramarathoner Vlad Ixel Racks Up Six Wins In 2018

He has big sporting plans for the future

February 26, 2018 2:57 PM

'Vegan Viking' Smashes The Competition At Powerlifting Nationals

The athlete will be competing in the European Championships in May

February 15, 2018 9:50 AM

Vegan Olympian Meagan Duhamel Picks Up Second Medal In Pyeongchang

The two-time world champion ends her career on a high

February 13, 2018 4:53 PM

Vegan Lifter Takes US Record And Medals At Major Meet

And the athlete feels she has 'more to offer'

February 13, 2018 9:59 AM

Vegan Skater Meagan Duhamel Takes Gold at Winter Olympics

The plant-based star skated an almost flawless routine

February 8, 2018 2:44 PM

13 Year Old Vegan Takes State Racquetball Title

The World Champion showed off his skills in doubles

February 8, 2018 11:13 AM

Incredible Success For Vegan Athlete In 100-Mile 'Hurt Race'

The runner ditched animal products nine years ago

January 29, 2018 5:43 PM

Vegan Athlete Smashes 153 Mile Spartathon Race

The race is only for the most elite of athletes

November 27, 2017 2:39 PM

Vegan Athlete Smashes Icelandic Strength Records

Strength sports are incredibly popular in the country

November 18, 2017 6:23 PM

Vegan Powerlifter 'Stoked' With World Championships Performance

The plant-powered athlete has equalled her squat record at the event

October 31, 2017 8:53 AM

Record Breaking Vegan Powerlifter Eyes Up World Championships

The amazing athlete ditched animal products in 2013

February 6, 2019 12:00 PM

Vegan Fighter Takes Gold At Major Savate Competition

Athlete James Southwood, who has been vegetarian from birth and vegan since his teens, was part of a team which brought back six gold medals along with a bronze

January 25, 2019 3:07 PM

Major Milestone For Cricket As More Top Players Go Vegan

An increasing number of athletes are starting to ditch animal products from their diets for health and ethical reasons

January 15, 2019 2:25 PM

Vegan Ninja Warrior Beats Injury To Regain Top Rankings

Calle Alexander was told he wouldn't be able to train for 10 weeks after sustaining a fracture to his hand but returned to competing just four weeks after the procedure

December 18, 2018 4:59 PM

36 Incredible Vegan Sporting Glories From 2018

2018 has been a colossal year for veganism - and that includes vegan athletes. From Olympic glory to record-breaking, these sporting heroes had an epic 12 months

December 18, 2018 11:42 AM

Vegan Athlete Part Of Fastest Ever Female Duo In Epic 4,000km Cycle Ride

She said a lot of people thought the mission would be impossible on a vegan diet - but she believes it was the key to success

November 23, 2018 5:55 PM

'Vegan Viking' Smashes Even More Powerlifting Records

The Icelandic athlete has been suffering from multiple health conditions, but despite the additional challenges, has qualified for World Championships in November 2019

November 9, 2018 1:28 PM

Vegan Sucess At Cross Duathlon European Championships

Athlete Lisa Gawthorne adorned her race kit with vegan badges during the event

November 7, 2018 1:30 PM

Vegan Veteran Lifter Smashes More Records

The plant-powered athlete was 'sobbing' with joy

October 16, 2018 3:10 PM

Vegan Runner Wins Ultra Race - And Smashes Course Record

The athlete has been vegan since 2010

October 12, 2018 12:37 PM

Vegan Runner Fiona Oakes Wins Stage In Extreme 250km Race

The 'Queen of the Extreme' faces Atacama desert

October 10, 2018 11:05 AM

Iconic Vegan Ultrarunner To Hit 100,000 Miles Covered

Cara Corbett has a remarkable backstory, overcoming alcohol and crystal meth addictions to become a world-class athlete

October 3, 2018 10:59 AM

Vegan Athlete Smashes 'Spartathlon' Event Despite Hellish Conditions

The race - based on a historical feat - is one of the toughest challenges on earth

September 19, 2018 4:34 PM

Record Breaking 'Vegan Viking' Shares Her Diet Habits

The plant-based athlete

September 3, 2018 10:22 AM

Vegan Powerlifter Smashes Records At World Champ Qualifiers - Despite Illness

The athlete triumphed in spite of less than ideal preparation

August 29, 2018 11:23 AM

Vegan Athlete Earns #1 Ironman Ranking 22 Weeks After First Event

The sportsman previously specialized in ultrarunning

August 23, 2018 3:20 PM

Vegan Athlete 'Very Pleased' With Impressive Finish In Second Ironman

The Canadian finished the event among the fastest athletes

July 10, 2018 11:16 AM

Vegan Ultrarunner Smashes Another Speed Record

310 miles in eight days saw Catra Corbett take the record

July 2, 2018 12:43 PM

Vegan Lifter On Way To World Championships After Comfortable Win In US

The athlete says she plans to be 'unstoppable'

June 18, 2018 4:17 PM

Vegan Runner Fiona Oakes Achieves Record Time For Half Marathon Run

Difficult conditions made her latest accomplishment more impressive

May 22, 2018 10:07 AM

Vegan Surfer Tia Blanco Racks Up Two Major Victories

The young athlete is having a successful run this year

May 17, 2018 3:09 PM

'Vegan Viking' Smashes Three Powerlifting Records

And she says there is still 'plenty in the tank'

May 3, 2018 5:47 PM

Vegan Athlete Wins Major Bodypower Sponsorship Deal Reflecting 'Rise Of Movement'

Julia Hubbard leads Great Britain in the 200m sprint in her age bracket

April 16, 2018 12:53 PM

Vegan Athlete Smashes 72-Hour Race - Covering 192 Miles And Winning 1st Female

She says 'If you’re not having fun you’re doing it all wrong!'

April 16, 2018 10:21 AM

Plant-Based Ultra Runner Transitions To Triathlon - And Picks Up Win At Major Event

Vlad Ixel clinched the top spot in his age group

April 3, 2018 12:09 PM

Top Vegan Wrestler Releases Book Calling For Food Revolution

The fighter spoke to Great Vegan Athletes about his new tome

March 16, 2018 1:02 PM

Vegan Ultramarathoner Vlad Ixel Racks Up Six Wins In 2018

He has big sporting plans for the future

February 26, 2018 2:57 PM

'Vegan Viking' Smashes The Competition At Powerlifting Nationals

The athlete will be competing in the European Championships in May

February 15, 2018 9:50 AM

Vegan Olympian Meagan Duhamel Picks Up Second Medal In Pyeongchang

The two-time world champion ends her career on a high

February 13, 2018 4:53 PM

Vegan Lifter Takes US Record And Medals At Major Meet

And the athlete feels she has 'more to offer'

February 13, 2018 9:59 AM

Vegan Skater Meagan Duhamel Takes Gold at Winter Olympics

The plant-based star skated an almost flawless routine

February 8, 2018 2:44 PM

13 Year Old Vegan Takes State Racquetball Title

The World Champion showed off his skills in doubles

February 8, 2018 11:13 AM

Incredible Success For Vegan Athlete In 100-Mile 'Hurt Race'

The runner ditched animal products nine years ago

January 29, 2018 5:43 PM

Vegan Athlete Smashes 153 Mile Spartathon Race

The race is only for the most elite of athletes

November 27, 2017 2:39 PM

Vegan Athlete Smashes Icelandic Strength Records

Strength sports are incredibly popular in the country

November 18, 2017 6:23 PM

Vegan Powerlifter 'Stoked' With World Championships Performance

The plant-powered athlete has equalled her squat record at the event

October 31, 2017 8:53 AM

Record Breaking Vegan Powerlifter Eyes Up World Championships

The amazing athlete ditched animal products in 2013

February 6, 2019 12:00 PM

Vegan Fighter Takes Gold At Major Savate Competition

Athlete James Southwood, who has been vegetarian from birth and vegan since his teens, was part of a team which brought back six gold medals along with a bronze

January 25, 2019 3:07 PM

Major Milestone For Cricket As More Top Players Go Vegan

An increasing number of athletes are starting to ditch animal products from their diets for health and ethical reasons

January 15, 2019 2:25 PM

Vegan Ninja Warrior Beats Injury To Regain Top Rankings

Calle Alexander was told he wouldn't be able to train for 10 weeks after sustaining a fracture to his hand but returned to competing just four weeks after the procedure

December 18, 2018 4:59 PM

36 Incredible Vegan Sporting Glories From 2018

2018 has been a colossal year for veganism - and that includes vegan athletes. From Olympic glory to record-breaking, these sporting heroes had an epic 12 months

December 18, 2018 11:42 AM

Vegan Athlete Part Of Fastest Ever Female Duo In Epic 4,000km Cycle Ride

She said a lot of people thought the mission would be impossible on a vegan diet - but she believes it was the key to success

November 23, 2018 5:55 PM

'Vegan Viking' Smashes Even More Powerlifting Records

The Icelandic athlete has been suffering from multiple health conditions, but despite the additional challenges, has qualified for World Championships in November 2019

November 9, 2018 1:28 PM

Vegan Sucess At Cross Duathlon European Championships

Athlete Lisa Gawthorne adorned her race kit with vegan badges during the event

November 7, 2018 1:30 PM

Vegan Veteran Lifter Smashes More Records

The plant-powered athlete was 'sobbing' with joy

October 16, 2018 3:10 PM

Vegan Runner Wins Ultra Race - And Smashes Course Record

The athlete has been vegan since 2010

October 12, 2018 12:37 PM

Vegan Runner Fiona Oakes Wins Stage In Extreme 250km Race

The 'Queen of the Extreme' faces Atacama desert

October 10, 2018 11:05 AM

Iconic Vegan Ultrarunner To Hit 100,000 Miles Covered

Cara Corbett has a remarkable backstory, overcoming alcohol and crystal meth addictions to become a world-class athlete

October 3, 2018 10:59 AM

Vegan Athlete Smashes 'Spartathlon' Event Despite Hellish Conditions

The race - based on a historical feat - is one of the toughest challenges on earth

September 19, 2018 4:34 PM

Record Breaking 'Vegan Viking' Shares Her Diet Habits

The plant-based athlete

September 3, 2018 10:22 AM

Vegan Powerlifter Smashes Records At World Champ Qualifiers - Despite Illness

The athlete triumphed in spite of less than ideal preparation

August 29, 2018 11:23 AM

Vegan Athlete Earns #1 Ironman Ranking 22 Weeks After First Event

The sportsman previously specialized in ultrarunning

August 23, 2018 3:20 PM

Vegan Athlete 'Very Pleased' With Impressive Finish In Second Ironman

The Canadian finished the event among the fastest athletes

July 10, 2018 11:16 AM

Vegan Ultrarunner Smashes Another Speed Record

310 miles in eight days saw Catra Corbett take the record

July 2, 2018 12:43 PM

Vegan Lifter On Way To World Championships After Comfortable Win In US

The athlete says she plans to be 'unstoppable'

June 18, 2018 4:17 PM

Vegan Runner Fiona Oakes Achieves Record Time For Half Marathon Run

Difficult conditions made her latest accomplishment more impressive

May 22, 2018 10:07 AM

Vegan Surfer Tia Blanco Racks Up Two Major Victories

The young athlete is having a successful run this year

May 17, 2018 3:09 PM

'Vegan Viking' Smashes Three Powerlifting Records

And she says there is still 'plenty in the tank'

May 3, 2018 5:47 PM

Vegan Athlete Wins Major Bodypower Sponsorship Deal Reflecting 'Rise Of Movement'

Julia Hubbard leads Great Britain in the 200m sprint in her age bracket

April 16, 2018 12:53 PM

Vegan Athlete Smashes 72-Hour Race - Covering 192 Miles And Winning 1st Female

She says 'If you’re not having fun you’re doing it all wrong!'

April 16, 2018 10:21 AM

Plant-Based Ultra Runner Transitions To Triathlon - And Picks Up Win At Major Event

Vlad Ixel clinched the top spot in his age group

April 3, 2018 12:09 PM

Top Vegan Wrestler Releases Book Calling For Food Revolution

The fighter spoke to Great Vegan Athletes about his new tome

March 16, 2018 1:02 PM

Vegan Ultramarathoner Vlad Ixel Racks Up Six Wins In 2018

He has big sporting plans for the future

February 26, 2018 2:57 PM

'Vegan Viking' Smashes The Competition At Powerlifting Nationals

The athlete will be competing in the European Championships in May

February 15, 2018 9:50 AM

Vegan Olympian Meagan Duhamel Picks Up Second Medal In Pyeongchang

The two-time world champion ends her career on a high

February 13, 2018 4:53 PM

Vegan Lifter Takes US Record And Medals At Major Meet

And the athlete feels she has 'more to offer'

February 13, 2018 9:59 AM

Vegan Skater Meagan Duhamel Takes Gold at Winter Olympics

The plant-based star skated an almost flawless routine

February 8, 2018 2:44 PM

13 Year Old Vegan Takes State Racquetball Title

The World Champion showed off his skills in doubles

February 8, 2018 11:13 AM

Incredible Success For Vegan Athlete In 100-Mile 'Hurt Race'

The runner ditched animal products nine years ago

January 29, 2018 5:43 PM

Vegan Athlete Smashes 153 Mile Spartathon Race

The race is only for the most elite of athletes

November 27, 2017 2:39 PM

Vegan Athlete Smashes Icelandic Strength Records

Strength sports are incredibly popular in the country

November 18, 2017 6:23 PM

Vegan Powerlifter 'Stoked' With World Championships Performance

The plant-powered athlete has equalled her squat record at the event

October 31, 2017 8:53 AM

Record Breaking Vegan Powerlifter Eyes Up World Championships

The amazing athlete ditched animal products in 2013

February 6, 2019 12:00 PM

Vegan Fighter Takes Gold At Major Savate Competition

Athlete James Southwood, who has been vegetarian from birth and vegan since his teens, was part of a team which brought back six gold medals along with a bronze

January 25, 2019 3:07 PM

Major Milestone For Cricket As More Top Players Go Vegan

An increasing number of athletes are starting to ditch animal products from their diets for health and ethical reasons

January 15, 2019 2:25 PM

Vegan Ninja Warrior Beats Injury To Regain Top Rankings

Calle Alexander was told he wouldn't be able to train for 10 weeks after sustaining a fracture to his hand but returned to competing just four weeks after the procedure

December 18, 2018 4:59 PM

36 Incredible Vegan Sporting Glories From 2018

2018 has been a colossal year for veganism - and that includes vegan athletes. From Olympic glory to record-breaking, these sporting heroes had an epic 12 months

December 18, 2018 11:42 AM

Vegan Athlete Part Of Fastest Ever Female Duo In Epic 4,000km Cycle Ride

She said a lot of people thought the mission would be impossible on a vegan diet - but she believes it was the key to success

November 23, 2018 5:55 PM

'Vegan Viking' Smashes Even More Powerlifting Records

The Icelandic athlete has been suffering from multiple health conditions, but despite the additional challenges, has qualified for World Championships in November 2019

November 9, 2018 1:28 PM

Vegan Sucess At Cross Duathlon European Championships

Athlete Lisa Gawthorne adorned her race kit with vegan badges during the event

November 7, 2018 1:30 PM

Vegan Veteran Lifter Smashes More Records

The plant-powered athlete was 'sobbing' with joy

October 16, 2018 3:10 PM

Vegan Runner Wins Ultra Race - And Smashes Course Record

The athlete has been vegan since 2010

October 12, 2018 12:37 PM

Vegan Runner Fiona Oakes Wins Stage In Extreme 250km Race

The 'Queen of the Extreme' faces Atacama desert

October 10, 2018 11:05 AM

Iconic Vegan Ultrarunner To Hit 100,000 Miles Covered

Cara Corbett has a remarkable backstory, overcoming alcohol and crystal meth addictions to become a world-class athlete

October 3, 2018 10:59 AM

Vegan Athlete Smashes 'Spartathlon' Event Despite Hellish Conditions

The race - based on a historical feat - is one of the toughest challenges on earth

September 19, 2018 4:34 PM

Record Breaking 'Vegan Viking' Shares Her Diet Habits

The plant-based athlete

September 3, 2018 10:22 AM

Vegan Powerlifter Smashes Records At World Champ Qualifiers - Despite Illness

The athlete triumphed in spite of less than ideal preparation

August 29, 2018 11:23 AM

Vegan Athlete Earns #1 Ironman Ranking 22 Weeks After First Event

The sportsman previously specialized in ultrarunning

August 23, 2018 3:20 PM

Vegan Athlete 'Very Pleased' With Impressive Finish In Second Ironman

The Canadian finished the event among the fastest athletes

July 10, 2018 11:16 AM

Vegan Ultrarunner Smashes Another Speed Record

310 miles in eight days saw Catra Corbett take the record

July 2, 2018 12:43 PM

Vegan Lifter On Way To World Championships After Comfortable Win In US

The athlete says she plans to be 'unstoppable'

June 18, 2018 4:17 PM

Vegan Runner Fiona Oakes Achieves Record Time For Half Marathon Run

Difficult conditions made her latest accomplishment more impressive

May 22, 2018 10:07 AM

Vegan Surfer Tia Blanco Racks Up Two Major Victories

The young athlete is having a successful run this year

May 17, 2018 3:09 PM

'Vegan Viking' Smashes Three Powerlifting Records

And she says there is still 'plenty in the tank'

May 3, 2018 5:47 PM

Vegan Athlete Wins Major Bodypower Sponsorship Deal Reflecting 'Rise Of Movement'

Julia Hubbard leads Great Britain in the 200m sprint in her age bracket

April 16, 2018 12:53 PM

Vegan Athlete Smashes 72-Hour Race - Covering 192 Miles And Winning 1st Female

She says 'If you’re not having fun you’re doing it all wrong!'

April 16, 2018 10:21 AM

Plant-Based Ultra Runner Transitions To Triathlon - And Picks Up Win At Major Event

Vlad Ixel clinched the top spot in his age group

April 3, 2018 12:09 PM

Top Vegan Wrestler Releases Book Calling For Food Revolution

The fighter spoke to Great Vegan Athletes about his new tome

March 16, 2018 1:02 PM

Vegan Ultramarathoner Vlad Ixel Racks Up Six Wins In 2018

He has big sporting plans for the future

February 26, 2018 2:57 PM

'Vegan Viking' Smashes The Competition At Powerlifting Nationals

The athlete will be competing in the European Championships in May

February 15, 2018 9:50 AM

Vegan Olympian Meagan Duhamel Picks Up Second Medal In Pyeongchang

The two-time world champion ends her career on a high

February 13, 2018 4:53 PM

Vegan Lifter Takes US Record And Medals At Major Meet

And the athlete feels she has 'more to offer'

February 13, 2018 9:59 AM

Vegan Skater Meagan Duhamel Takes Gold at Winter Olympics

The plant-based star skated an almost flawless routine

February 8, 2018 2:44 PM

13 Year Old Vegan Takes State Racquetball Title

The World Champion showed off his skills in doubles

February 8, 2018 11:13 AM

Incredible Success For Vegan Athlete In 100-Mile 'Hurt Race'

The runner ditched animal products nine years ago

January 29, 2018 5:43 PM

Vegan Athlete Smashes 153 Mile Spartathon Race

The race is only for the most elite of athletes

November 27, 2017 2:39 PM

Vegan Athlete Smashes Icelandic Strength Records

Strength sports are incredibly popular in the country

November 18, 2017 6:23 PM

Vegan Powerlifter 'Stoked' With World Championships Performance

The plant-powered athlete has equalled her squat record at the event

October 31, 2017 8:53 AM

Record Breaking Vegan Powerlifter Eyes Up World Championships

The amazing athlete ditched animal products in 2013