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NBSV 030: Scott Shetler on veganism in strength sports, working with elite athletes, and more


Scott Shetler is here to talk about his vegan story, training his elite athlete clients, and the books he's written to benefit animal welfare organizations...and why Joe Rogan is completely out to lunch when it comes to his views on veganism!

Scott has over 20 years of experience in the fitness industry, and owns Extreme Performance Training Systems, and Atlanta-based sport performance and fitness training centre. He's also the host of the Strength and Health podcast, and co-author of the book Eat Plants, Lift Iron.

Listen below!

Important topics and points you don't want to miss:

>> Scott's vegan story and his history with strength training

>> Scott's work at Extreme Performance Training Systems, a sport performance and fitness training centre, including his work with elite athletes

>> How veganism factors into his work with his clients

>> Vegan diet and athletic performance myth-busting

>> Scott's work with Stic of hip-hop duo Dead Prez (training him as a client, and they wrote a book together!)

>> Scott's Plant-­Based Performance book series where 100% of sales are donated to animal welfare!

Connect with Scott:

>> EPTS Gym main website

>> Scott's main website

>> Scott on Facebook

>> EPTS Gym on Facebook

>> Scott on Twitter

>> Scott on Instagram

>> EPTS Gym on Instagram

Scott's book series benefiting animal welfare organizations:

>> Plant Based Performance books

Mentioned in the episode: Meghan Callaway's Ultimate Pull-Up program:

>> Ultimate Pull-ups; on sale for 50% off until October 27th!


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