Nutritional Practices Among Professional Indoor and Beach Volleyball Players: A Brief Narrative Review Review

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Flavia Pereira
Jose Antonio

Keywords

diet, creatine, supplements, training

Abstract

This narrative review explores the under-researched area of nutritional practices and knowledge among professional beach and indoor volleyball players. By reviewing 13 relevant articles, the review delves into the dietary intake, nutrition education, and sports supplement use of indoor and beach volleyball players. The findings underscore a need to understand volleyball players' distinct nutritional requirements. Indoor and beach volleyball players need help meeting recommended carbohydrate and protein intakes. Additionally, further research is warranted to establish the direct influence of supplements on volleyball performance. 

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