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Postgame Is Better with the Bunny

Giving your kids NESQUIK® after a tough game or practice is a smart way to help them refuel. Join Alexi and Sydney for soccer tips, tricks and strategies for postgame recovery.

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Sydney Leroux

Current U.S. Women's National Team Member

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Alexi Lalas

Soccer Analyst and Former U.S. Men's National Team Member

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Nesquik is the official
postgame beverage of AYSO and USYS

Postgame Power-ups

Learn more about why NESQUIK is a nutritious, delicious postgame boost.

Nutrition should always be part of your strategy. Give your kids low-fat chocolate milk like NESQUIK after a tough game or practice to help refuel their muscles and restore their energy so they can give their best performance every time.

Nesquik Low-Fat Chocolate Milk contains:

  • 8g of Protein
  • 40% daily value of calcium
  • 12% daily value of potassium
  • No artificial colors or sweeteners. No high fructose corn syrup.

NESQUIK Nutrition vs. Other Beverages

Recovery is an important part of playing soccer. Parents and coaches can help players by focusing on what they do, and eat, after a tough game or practice. Science suggests that Nesquik contains the ideal 3:1 ratio of carbohydrates-to-protein to help refuel and restore exhausted muscles within 30 minutes of activity.

Building Blocks of Recovery

Give your body both protein and carbohydrates within 30 minutes after prolonged and strenuous exercise.

Nutritional Recovery

Treat your body right after a tough game or practice. Make sure to cool down with a jog and stretch your muscles.

Physical Recovery

Mental recovery is important to help you to be ready for the next game or practice.

Mental Recovery

Athletes can’t play their best if they don’t have the proper nutrition. Parents and coaches can help by making sure players get the nutrition they need, especially on game day and after practice.

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Make nutrition and recovery a strategy with these helpful tips:

Nutrition Guidelines for the Coach

Make nutrition and recovery a strategy with these helpful tips:

Snack Schedule for Team Parent