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Food & Nutrition

How Many Calories???

May 14, 2017 0

When you go for a run, a ride, a swim, or do a tri, do you wonder – will I have enough energy for the whole thing? And when you get to longer distances, like […]

Food & Nutrition

Finished From The Start

April 27, 2017 0

Most people get so wrapped up in pre-race training and exercise that they forget about focusing on nutrition until the last minute. However if you’re going to train like an athlete, you’ll also need to […]

Food & Nutrition

Berry, Berry Good

April 25, 2017 0

Apples are high in fiber, oranges are good for vitamin C, bananas are high in potassium and cranberries are good for – um – mixing with vodka? Although most of us have heard how nutritious […]

Food & Nutrition

Hydration & Supplementation for Endurance

April 14, 2017 0

Countless times each season, I will have athletes tell me “I had a great race until I cramped up,” or “I was racing phenomenally until I bonked!” These experiences occur each and every year, to […]

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Food & Nutrition

Hitting Your Optimal Performance Weight

April 2, 2017 0

It usually happens late at night. I’ve already had dinner, already taken the dog on her last walk. I can even be in bed with the lights out when the craving hits. Hard. I’ll toss […]

Food & Nutrition

You Are What You Eat

April 1, 2017 0

“What are you really hungry for? And I’m not talking about food,” is what Geneen Roth, an expert in eating disorders, asked the Beacon Theater audience in New York City. This question really puzzled me […]

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Food & Nutrition

Fast Food for Post Workout Nutrition

April 1, 2017 0

Now this is my kind of study: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25811308 The key thing that the authors, including a friend of mine John Cuddy, left out of this study is what fast food establishment food was used. This […]

Food & Nutrition

Pro Team Protein! In Defense Of The Forgotten Nutrient

March 31, 2017 0

As a certified fitness trainer and coach, I’ve reviewed my share of food journals over the years, ranging from obese and sedentary clients to elite athletes and bodybuilders. The following is a recent submission that […]