training table


Definition of training table

: a table where athletes under a training regimen eat meals planned to help in their conditioning

Examples of training table in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web On another occasion, Cal Ripken Jr. left him taped to a training table. Evan Grant, Dallas News, "From the Rangers' clubhouse to the Angels' front office, Perry Minasian’s rise in baseball has been a family affair," 12 Nov. 2020 Apparently the only missing ingredient from the UCLA football training table is winning. Los Angeles Times, "Letters: Dodgers’ World Series championship was worth the wait," 30 Oct. 2020 Wilson said Ohio State’s nutritional staff prepared separate training table meals for Fields and the other players practicing veganism. Nathan Baird, cleveland, "Ohio State football’s Justin Fields went vegan in the offseason, and the Buckeyes see a difference," 25 Sep. 2020 And also very near and dear to the hearts of young football players, participating coaches have had plans at the proverbial training table with joint team meals, to gain insight and perspective, along with thousands of calories. Thomas Jewell, cleveland, "‘Building the Bridge’ continues at Shaker Heights football home opener with Kirtland," 4 Sep. 2020 In-season training table during the school year is a continental breakfast. oregonlive, "For Portland State football, navigating around the coronavirus figures to be tricky this year," 18 June 2020 Outfielder Alex Dickerson went home for the winter with a new workout regimen designed — the team hopes and prays — to keep him off the training table and on the field. Henry Schulman,, "Giants’ 5 big questions for spring training: Well, there may be more than 5," 10 Feb. 2020 With lifts and treatments and training tables and position-by-position meetings planned out beyond the normal bounds of practice, the routine often leaves little time for much else. Ryan Kartje, Los Angeles Times, "The Check-In: USC’s McClain brothers find some good during coronavirus shutdown," 4 Apr. 2020 In the meantime, athletes continue to have access to training table and the sports performance center (SPC). oregonlive, "Oregon State AD Scott Barnes champions additional eligibility for spring sport athletes, uncertain about future of spring football," 13 Mar. 2020

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First Known Use of training table

1866, in the meaning defined above

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16 Nov 2020

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“Training table.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 27 Nov. 2020.

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