Build Your Base with Beef is a comprehensive sports nutrition program that utilizes beef as its premier protein. It strives to prepare young athletes and their families for a successful sports season. This program provides a toolkit that contains ready-to-use material as well as resources that lead to overall success towards a healthful lifestyle, through a collaborative partnership between the South Dakota Beef Industry Council, Sanford Health, and the Sanford Sports Science Institute.
This collaborative partnership allows us to provide ready to use materials, such as our game changer series, to you and your family!
High School Program
Build Your Base is a comprehensive sports nutrition program that utilizes beef as its premier protein. This program is designed to improve healthy lifestyle practices for families and athletes through collaborative partnership opportunities; preparing them for a successful sports season. Build Your Base provides a toolkit that contains ready-to-use community outreach materials, meal plans, resources like the Game Changer series, and financial support for beef to be included as pre/post games meals for student athletes (Note: Financial support is not available in all states).
The Collegiate Build Your Base with Beef Program works in partnership with college and university Strength & Conditioning Programs to fuel and educate student athletes. As part of the program you will receive the following resources, materials, and support:
- Posters for Weight Room
- Educational Videos for Student Athletes
- Nutrition Expert Presentations and Workshops
- Access to Experts in the Field
- Poster/Handouts for Training Table area with post workout food combinations/’recipes’ (this would be new)
- Meal Plans
- Financial support to provide beef as a recovery protein source for student athletes (This is not available in all states).