Whitsons School Nutrition Sport & Wellness Nutrition Programs

Fall 2016/ Spring 2017

 

"Heavy focus in nutrition as part of its athletic program, something that appears to be a new trend in high schools." – The New York Times, May 2016

 

Wholesome Nutrition includes a balance of whole grains, lean proteins, fresh fruits and fresh vegetables at every meal. Moderation and variety are key to ensure peak performance both on and off the field.

 

Did you know? Whitsons school meansl offer whole grains, lean proteins, fresh fruits and fresh vegetables daily to meet the nutrition needs of student athletes. Enhancing Life One Meal At A Time!

 

Whitsons School Nutrition.

 

Who we are:

Registered Dietitians (RDs) or Registered Dietitian Nutritionists (RDNs) are food and nutrition experts who have met the rigid criteria and earned the RD credentials through the Commission on Dietetic Registration.

Registered Dietitians embrace a vast knowledge of various nutrition topics allowing them to work in a wide variety of employment settings, including health care, business and industry, community/ public health, education, research, government agencies and private practice.

 

What we do:

As Whitsons RDs, we are focused on :

Consulting with chefs and FSDs in schools to meet USDA, state and local guidelines.

Educating clients about the connection between food, fitness and health

Training and advising our company to help improve employees’ quality of life.

 

What we offer:

Wellness has become a major factor in lifestyle changes related to health, fitness and nutrition. Since increasingly more meals are being consumed away from home, we as nutrition professionals strive to provide a well-orchestrated nutrition program. We can provide sports nutrition workshops and seminars.

 

We can also accommodate requests for customized nutrition presentations. Presentations can be geared towards students, faculty members, or parents. Some topics include:

*Fees may vary depending on seminars, workshops and/ or presentations chosen

 

Health is related to lifestyle, sleet, fitness, care, body, mindset, exercise, nutrition

 

Benefits to Athletes

Nutrition has been dubbed the best performance enhancer for athletes because of the various benefits athletes experience by improving their nutrition habits. Detailed benefits of nutrition for the athlete are outlined below.

 

Nutrition- The best Performance enhancer for athletes

Many student athletes don’t realize that nutrition is as important to athletic performance as attending practice. Students can benefit from better nutrition in the following ways:

We focus on how sound nutrition habits, along with proper exercise and adequate sleep, not only benefits you as an athlete, but also benefits you in the long run.

 

Whitsons School Nutrition Wellness and Nutrition Education Programs

Wellness has become a major factor in lifestyle changes related to health, fitness and nutrition. Since increasingly more meals are being consumed away from home, Registered Dietitions are stiving to provide well-orchestrated nutrition programs and services to schools. As Whitsons RDs we can:

 

Did you know?

All registered dietitians are nutritionists, but not all nutritionists are registered dietitians. Registered Dietitians are food and nutrition experts who have met the rigid criteria and earned the RD credentials through the Commission on Dietetic Registration. RDs  embrace a vast knowledge and specific skill set fo various nutrition topics.

 

It’s about lifelong health so that our students can lead a healthy lifestyle they carry beyond their classes. – Robert Bach, Principal of Stillwater Area High School, The New York Tims, May 2016

 

Visit our company website to learn more about how your organization can benefit from our nutrition services. Www.whitsons.com

 

Contact Us

Whitsons Culinary Group

1800 Motor Parkway

Islandia, NY 11749

631-424-2700

nutrition@whitsons.com

 

 

Media Spots:

"Sound nutritional practices set the stage for improved performances in the classroom and on the field, fewer injuries and illness and quicker recoveries." – Sports Medicine & Nutrition, November 2013

 

"Emphasize that good nutrition, along with sleep and exercise, will not only benefit you as a student athlete, but those habits will benefit you for a lifetime." – The New York Times, May 2016