Oxygen+ Articles - Football

Why NFL Football Players Breathe Oxygen on the Sidelines

Alenni Nemitz and Lauren Carlstrom, O+ Team Members | If you’ve ever watched a professional football game such as the National Football League (NFL), you might have seen the players using an oxygen mask on the sidelines between plays. Oxygen contributes to muscle performance on and off the field. Football players have long recognized that oxygen is valuable for athletic endurance. When you understand why they are using oxygen, you will see how beneficial it is for you to use in your exercise and workout regimen.   How Muscles Create...

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Top Five Sports in 2017

Golf, hockey, badminton, oh my. There is certainly no shortage of options for aspiring athletes. Pledge Sports recently released a report of the top sports in 2017 based on world participation. Sport fans and athletes alike, the results may surprise...

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Cheryl Fairweather – Pro Athlete, O+ Ambassador

Professional multi-sport athlete Cheryl Fairweather knows what it takes to perform at her optimum level. A Team USA track and field star, a professional cycling competitor, and a former women’s league football player, Cheryl makes every breath count by caring...

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The Athlete's Guide to Using Oxygen Plus

This guide is to help you as an athlete better understand when to use Oxygen Plus (formerly Oxygen Factor) for optimal results. When to use Oxygen Plus: Before and during any strength training (weights, plyos or circuit training) Before and...

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Benefits of Pre-Loading Supplemental Oxygen for Athletes

Athletes understand that cellular respiration is required for aerobic exercise. You breathe in oxygen, then it travels through your bloodstream to your muscles, where it combines with the stored glucose to create ATP, your body’s primary energy source. Although both...

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