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Plants are powering all kinds of athletes these days, from bodybuilders to marathon runners, martial artists, and Ironmen. Now, we can also include champion Olympian figure skaters to the list – Meagan Duhamel, a Canadian vegan, has won a silver medal in a team figure skating event in Sochi, Russia!

On her Twitter page, Duhamel proclaims herself as an “Olympian, Vegan, Yogi and Nutritionist.” Now she can add medalist, too!

Athletes powering to medals, championships, and enviable athletic feats are all impressive in their own right – but when they stand as living proof that vegans can and do fully power themselves nutritionally in ways that obviously don’t leave their body’s power lacking, we’re even more excited! Way to represent a plant-powered lifestyle, Meagan!

If you’re looking for some guidance on how to power your athletic life vegan-style, check out our ideas here.

Image source: AFP Photo Pool / Darron Cummings

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14 comments on “Vegan Figure Skater Meagan Duhamel Wins Silver Medal At Sochi Olympics”

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Kayla
1 Years Ago

Amazing!!!!!!!!


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Brittany McRae
1 Years Ago

Awesome


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Lisa Febre
1 Years Ago

Yogini = female. :) you go girl!!


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Robby L Caban
1 Years Ago

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XGg4FnUFUYc&feature=youtu.be


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Jennifer Dorsey Harris
1 Years Ago

Wonderful!!


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Sophia Jumatate
1 Years Ago

Shes awesome


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Kate Larson
1 Years Ago

So much for a weak, anemic, pasty hippy. Go Meagan! Go Vegan!


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Peg Lindstrom
1 Years Ago

Is it yogi or yoga


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Brittany Brown
1 Years Ago

Awesome!


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Darcy Myers
1 Years Ago

Borre, I don't see you doing something like this so hush.


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