Cannabis & Athletics: A New Paradigm in Sports

Mar 13, 2017

12:30pm – 1:30pm CT

Cannabis is a major discussion topic in the NFL and other pro sports. It's also become a topic of discussion due to things like the world's first cannabis gym opening in San Francisco. A panel of professional athletes will discuss cannabis use as it relates to sports from a training, focus and post workout aspect. Speakers will also explore the use of CBD in terms of helping athletes protect themselves from CTE and for recovery. An all-encompassing discussion about the use of cannabis by all forms of athletes from weekend joggers to competitive athletes to professional sports.

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Jim McAlpine

The 420 Games

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Ryan McBean

Denver Broncos

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Sue Sisley MD

Scottsdale Research Institute/Field To Healed Foundation

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