Elysabeth Alfano

In One Year of The Game Changers, More Athletes Are Going Plant-Based
In One Year of The Game Changers, More Athletes Are Going Plant-Based
Call it The Game Changers effect. In the one year since the documentary about plant-based athletes first debuted, more professional athletes, including NBA and NFL stars, and Olympic hopefuls, NCAA stars, and weekend warriors alike have chosen to make the switch to a plant-based diet for performance. The...
Powered by Plants, Ultra-Endurance Athlete Colin O’Brady Solo Transverses Antarctica
Powered by Plants, Ultra-Endurance Athlete Colin O’Brady Solo Transverses Antarctica
Feeling overheated lately? You are not alone–with temps and temperaments rising across the country, you're probably craving an ice-cold lemonade or air-conditioner on high. We follow The Beet’s Awesome Vegans interviewer Elysabeth Alfano, to Antarctica, or at least her interview with the ultra-endurance athlete and author of The Impossible First Colin O’Brady...
The 7 Best Tips to Never Binge Again by the Psychologist Who Wrote the Book
The 7 Best Tips to Never Binge Again by the Psychologist Who Wrote the Book
We've all been there. Stressed, tired, or bored and polishing off the whole bag of potato chips or the entire pint of ice cream for no good reason other than the fact that we felt like it. Binging can be fine as an occasional indulgence, but if it happens often, you may need to self-script to talk yourself out of it, like taking your mind of an itch that needs to be scratched...
Marco Antonio Regil Was the Face of McDonald’s and Nestle. Then He Watched Glass Walls and Gave it Up
Marco Antonio Regil Was the Face of McDonald’s and Nestle. Then He Watched Glass Walls and Gave it Up
Turning on the TV these days can be overwhelming, especially with the current news. Then, there is an occasional bright spot when someone does something positive, especially a celebrity who is determined to break out of the safe, lucrative, or predictable path, and speak his or her truth. Enter Marco Antonio Regil, S...
This Fireman Helped His Squad Go Vegan: 7 Years Later, They’re Plant Strong!
This Fireman Helped His Squad Go Vegan: 7 Years Later, They’re Plant Strong!
Rip Esselstyn is a triathlete, firefighter, the creator of the Plant-Strong program, and the best-selling author of The Engine 2 Diet. He sits down remotely with The Beet’s "Awesome Vegans" interviewer, Elysabeth Alfano, to dish on his diet, being featured in the movie The Game Changers and his experience as a vegan firefighter...
Chef AJ’s 4 Tips For Losing 100 Pounds on a Plant-Based Diet and Keeping It Off
Chef AJ’s 4 Tips For Losing 100 Pounds on a Plant-Based Diet and Keeping It Off
As a new feature on The Beet, Elysabeth Alfano interviews notable plant-based personalities each week to bring you stories that inform and inspire you on your plant-based journey. Here, she interviewed Chef AJ, on a new topic: How to keep off the weight once you shed pounds...

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