Definition of training table in US English:

training table


  • A table in a dining hall where athletes in training are served specially prepared meals.

    • ‘There's no use training balls-to-the-wall unless you are aware of how to set your training table with the correct foods and in the precise proportions to achieve all of your goals.’
    • ‘First the reserves and rookies are exploited by veterans, who demand that reserves play on special teams and rookies stand on training tables to sing.’
    • ‘Fortunately, conditioning methods are so much better today, as are the athletic training tables.’
    • ‘They hang out here between practices and training table, and there's something about each one I really like.’
    • ‘At 2 a.m., it's usually steak or something left over from the training table.’