Long-distance runner Flavie Dokken is partnering with Wana Brands to promote cannabis products as a beneficial element of athletes’ training and pain relief regimen. Before her workouts and after, Dokken uses cannabis products to accentuate her endurance and her strength, echoing a broader trend among professional athletes. Wana Brands has taken notice.
“With Wana – especially with Wana being in Boulder – I was well aware of the brand,” Dokken says. “I really loved what they were doing with the community … and the culture and the way they were approaching the industry.”
Dokken’s cannabis use began in the aftermath of her time in the U.S. Army. She came home to nurse a stress fracture and ongoing chronic pain. To deal with the physical ailments, she started experimenting with cannabis
From there, Dokken embarked on a career as a professional bodybuilder and continued her cannabis experiments.
In recent years, she has become a competitive ultramarathoner in Colorado; this year; she’s eyeing several 100k races. In February, she clocked a 6:50 mile pace in the Mad Moose Pueblo Half Marathon. Whether