Reviewed by David Derrer on July 24, 2014
Team USA Olympic Athletes, Uinterview, http://www.uinterview.com
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Usually we'll go around two hours of weights in the morning, and our weights program, we're not the old school just big weights,
it's weights involving explosion movements so like a squat immediately to box jump, something like that, so non-stop moving for an hour and a half.
Swimming a lot, for three hours. A lot of leg work, so it's brutal.
Honestly for me when it comes down to the daily routine, even games, it's just making sure I leave time for myself,
which would be waking up and having a cup of coffee and reading the newspaper.
These kind of things just really help me relax and not focus on water polo, and then I know when I do show up to that event I'm 100% prepared.
Prior to a match at least now at home I try to get in a lot of antioxidants so an acai smoothie with a banana in the morning.
Raw coconut water if I can get that, and then just a pasta or something like that.