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01 August 2013

BOD POD helps Miami Hurricanes develop fine-tuned nutritional programs for their student-athletes

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BOD POD helps Miami Hurricanes develop fine-tuned nutritional programs for their student-athletes

The Miami Hurricanes website published an article containing a video on "U Nutrition" programme where it is explained the utility of the BOD POD for their athletes.

The video, which is part of the new web series "Mind Games", introduces the importance of nutrition planning to improve performance and physical fitness of students-athletes in the team. As part of the "U Nutrition" programme of the University of Miami football team, Dr. Tony Musto , Canes sport nutritionist, introduces the BOD POD body composition assessment system, which allows the team to define a fine-tuned student-athlete's nutrition programs based on their current composition.

In the video, he explains how it is important an accurate measurement of body fat mass and lean mass and shows how to perform the test.

See the full video on "U Nutrition": click here

See the article on Hurricanes official website: click here


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