Pros And Cons Of Sports Supplements

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It’s that time again were football players of the NCAA start football and start working out. Its when millions of people come out and watch this men play on the field and show people what they are made of. College sports are hard to get into, but sports players have always found a way to get bigger for the season. Players have started using sport supplements such as protein and pre workout? Right now, colleges are starting to look into this supplements and whether they are making players get of this stuff, so they don 't cheat themselves. Colleges are stopping players from taking this stuff because it can have side effects in their futures. In my view, I believe that colleges should have the right to ban supplements that can be bad for their …show more content…
For instances, many people use protein. Protein is a supplement that is used to build weight and rebuild the body after a hard day at work or working out. Also there are other proteins that are made to just build weight (WebMD). This is called mass gainers and they use this to build weight and then lose it and it turns into muscle. The other thing that they use is something called pre workout or amino acids. What pre workout is a powder that you put in water and it has a lot of caffeine and has a thing called niacin, this makes the blood in your body pump faster to your muscles and causes your veins to pop. What amino acids do is they rebuild your muscles and it brings back energy into your body(Menshealth). The last thing that people take a pills. Pills are pre workout, aminos, and caffeine pills, taking these pills are like taking all of the stuff at the same time but at a way bigger intake and has way more stuff in the …show more content…
They can buy this stuff and stores like GNC, but they would have to get them checked by the university and see if it 's legal or not. The third is banned and this is like steroids or street drugs. They sign a contract and when they do they have a random drug test for banned drugs and is you pop positive are kicked from the team. This stuff are listed as things that they can 't use at all. The things that they really don 't want players to use are street drugs such as weed, cocaine, and steroids or HGH. They really want their players to be as clean as possible. In this article (Patrick Dixon) said “This list includes substances such as stimulants, anabolic agents, street drugs, diuretics.” These are also many things that are banded by the NCAA for players to be able to use in

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