As CBD industries around the world continue to grow, certain trends begin to become clearer. Trends such as which products make a particular splash in certain areas, or which demographics respond to CBD products. One of the most interesting of these trends that have cropped up in the CBD world to date, though, is the popularity of the Cannabis-derivative among sports personalities, and in particular, Golfers.
A growing number of professional golfers appear to be becoming more interested in Cannabis for its potential anti-inflammatory and anti-anxiety properties. This trend has even led to some professionals even signing endorsement deals with CBD brands.
So, what could CBD really do for golfers?
Muscle Recovery – PAIN tops lists for most quoted reasons for using CBD.
- Given its constantly touted potential for the treatment of inflammatory conditions, CBD is becoming a popular option for treating muscle soreness. In most sports, participants will suffer from pain in their muscles, relating to their activity. Some sports personalities are now turning their back on traditional pain medications, in favor of a more natural ingredient.
Relieve Anxiety & Stress – Golf is a game of CONFIDENCE.
- One of the most talked-about benefits of the Cannabis compound is its ability to ease anxiety and stress. Most people don’t realize the incredible level of mental stress and anxiety that comes with pro golf. It’s pretty simple: CBD calms you down! Golfers at all levels have had those first-tee jitters and the uneasy feeling of hitting in front of people. Whether you’re playing in a club championship or nervous over a three-foot slider, taking CBD before a round can help to settle your nerves.
Balance – HOMEOSTASIS
- CBD can help to bring homeostasis to your system and balance your body. It’s a big reason why we’re seeing more and more professional golfers use our products for travel purposes. It’s a great way to come off the plane ready to go for your next golf trip. No private jet? No worries. CBD can still help all you Roy McAvoy’s out there 🙂
- Some CBD products are essentially energy nuggets. They are comprised of CBD, caffeine, vitamins, terpenes and amino acids that help with mental clarity and focus. Every golfer, at every level, knows that groggy feeling on the first few holes that comes with early tee times. CBD can help jumpstart your day and increase your focus on the back nine when you’re closing in on winning a match.