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Finding Ultra

Sure it's my memoir. But it also contains 50+ pages of appendices with copious tools & resources to take your nutrition, fitness and life next level

This Cheese is Nuts: Delicious Vegan Cheese at Home by Julie Piatt

Julie's amazing upcoming vegan cheese cookbook is filled with the essential tips, tools, and mouth-watering recipes home cooks need to immerse themselves in the world of nut-based cheese-making -- available for pre-order now!

How Not to Die by Dr. Greger

From the physician behind the wildly popular website Nutrition Facts, How Not to Die reveals the groundbreaking scientific evidence behind the only diet that can prevent and reverse many of the causes of disease-related death.

The Engine 2 Diet by Rip Esselstyn

Medically approved, easy-to-follow, and amazingly effective, this diet is designed for anyone who wants to make heroic strides in his or her health, weight, and well-being-all without heroic effort.

The China Study by T. Colin Campbell

The Most Comprehensive Study of Nutrition Ever Conducted and the Startling Implications for Diet, Weight Loss and Long-Term Health.

Diet for a New America by John Robbins

Diet for a New America is a startling examination of the food we currently buy and eat in the United States, and the astounding moral, economic, and emotional price we pay for it.

The Forks Over Knives Plan by Alona Pulde and Matthew Lederman

The trailblazing film Forks Over Knives helped spark a medical and nutritional revolution. Backed by scientific research, the film’s doctors and expert researchers made a radical but convincing case that modern diseases can be prevented and often reversed by leaving meat, dairy, and highly refined foods off the plate and adopting a whole-food, plant-based diet instead.

The Artist’s Way by Julia Cameron

The Artist’s Way was written to help people with artistic creative recovery, which teaches techniques and exercises to assist people in gaining self-confidence in harnessing their creative talents and skills. Correlation and emphasis is used by the Julia Cameron to show a connection between artistic creativity and a spiritual connection with God.

Eat to Live by Joel Fuhrman

This is a book that will let you live longer, reduce your need for medications, and improve your health dramatically. It is a book that will change the way you want to eat.

Autobiography of a Yogi by Paramahansa Yogananda

Yogananda describes his experiences with modern-day saints and illuminated masters of India, and presents a definitive introduction to the whole science and philosophy of Yoga.

Prevent and Reverse Heart Disease

Powerful science-backed primer by Dr. Caldwell Esselstyn illustrating how a plant-based, oil-free diet can prevent the progression of heart disease and even reverse its effects.

No Meat Athlete

An awesome guidebook, healthy-living cookbook, and nutrition primer for the beginner, every day, and serious athlete who wants to live a meatless lifestyle.

The No Meat Athlete Cookbook

150 amazing whole food, vegan recipes that are affordable and simple to prepare - with a foreword by yours truly.

Meat Is For Pussies

From my main man John Joseph, this is a throw-down on the hows & whys of eating plant-based is the best path to athleticism, endurance, strength, longevity and overall health.

Ego Is The Enemy

A modern primer on the path required to accomplish world-changing work from 2-time podcast guest Ryan Holiday (one of my favorite writers)

The Obstacle Is The Way

A modern day take on stoic philosophy as a primer to overcome difficult or even impossible situations and turn your problems into your biggest advantages, by 2-time podcast favorite Ryan Holiday

The War of Art

Steven Pressfield's short little primer on creativity is one of the most important books in forging my path. Whether an artist, writer or business person, this simple, personal, and no-nonsense book will inspire you to seize the potential of your life.

Turning Pro

The follow-up to The War of Art, Turning Pro navigates the passage from amateur creative to professional. A must.

The Blue Zones

Dan Buettner's classic primer on health, happiness and longevity based on world's hidden pockets on centarians

Love Wins

A beautiful read from my friend Rob Bell on faith, love and the afterlife

How To Be Here

My friend Rob Bell on how to pursue and realize our dreams, live in the moment, and joyfully do the things that make us come alive.

Big Magic

Elizabeth Gilbert is a gem and this book on creativity will inspire you to tackle what you most love and face down what you fear most.

Running Man

I love this memoir from my friend Charlie Engle -- a remarkable chronicle of his globe-spanning ultras, his record-breaking run across the Sahara Desert, and how running helped him overcome drug addiction (and an unjust stint in federal prison!).

In The Realm Of Hungry Ghosts

A radical take on the roots of addiction based on Gabor Maté, MD's two decades of groundbreaking experience and work with the severely addicted on Vancouver’s skid row.


Brendan Brazier's classic on plant-powering your way to athletic prowess

Thrive Fitness

Brendan Brazier's program for peak mental & physical strength, fueled by nutrient dense plant-based, whole food recipes

Cowspiracy by Kip Andersen and Keegan Kuhn

Cowspiracy is a documentary which follows intrepid filmmaker Kip Andersen as he uncovers the most destructive industry facing the planet today. Anderson investigates why the world’s leading environmental organizations are too afraid to talk about this topic. This documentary reveals the absolutely devastating impact that large-scale factory farming has on our planet, and offers a path to global sustainability for a growing population.

Forks Over Knives

Forks Over Knives examines the profound claim that most; if not all; of the so-called "diseases of affluence" that afflict us can be controlled; or even reversed; by rejecting our present menu of animal-based and processed foods.

Food Choices

A new ground-breaking documentary exploring the impact that food choices have on people's health, the health of our planet and on the lives of other living species.


A look at minimalism from all walks of life—families, entrepreneurs, architects, artists, journalists, scientists, and even a former Wall Street broker—all of whom are striving to live a meaningful life with less.

The True Cost

A groundbreaking documentary on the unseen impact of fast fashion on human rights and the environment

Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine

PCRM is an organization of top medical practitioners, and this site includes a wealth of information on the prevention and treatment of disease through healthful eating, as well as a vegetarian starter kit.

Nutrition Facts

One of the most comprehensive and reliable sources of nutrition information.

Farm Sanctuary

The largest farmed animal protection organization in the U.S., Farm Sanctuary works to end cruelty to farmed animals through rescue, education, and advocacy efforts.

No Meat Athlete

My favorite one-stop online destination when it comes to the best tools, training tips, recipes, and advice on how to thrive and perform athletically on a plant-based diet.


The world’s first countertop cold-press juicer—engineered for an optimal home juicing experience.

Four Sigmatic Foods

Four Sigmatic Foods is on a mission to help people everywhere live healthier by combining fast food convenience with superfood effectiveness in a revolutionary new way.

Explore Asian

Amazing gluten free pastas derived from black bean, adzuki bean, mung bean, and edamame

Garmin fenix 3 HR

Every single day someone asks me what GPS watch / heart rate monitor I use. Honestly, it doesn't matter. But since you asked, this is my watch. I love it. But it's overkill. You don't need it.

Movmt Wallet

You don't need a leather wallet. I love these upcycled versions by Movmt

The Stick

A must-have for promoting recovery and preventing injury -- I use mine daily.

Ultimate Direction Wasp Hydration Pack

This pack is awesome for those longer runs -- fits like a charm with everything you need.


The company that makes the absolute best high-powered blender on the market.