Food & Nutrition

You Are What You Eat

September 16, 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

September 4, 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 […]

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Sports Med

The Role of Sports Medicine in Endurance Athletics

July 17, 2017 0

I’m always jealous of reading articles about elite runners and their sports medicine teams. They have daily access to sports medicine doctors, physical therapists, nutritionists, massage therapists, acupuncturists, chiropractors, and the list goes on. If […]

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Training

Mandatory Pit Stop

May 16, 2017 0

Several months ago I had scheduled a workout with my friend Carmen. Carmen is a pretty intense triathlete who never misses a workout. On this particular day, however, she was over twenty minutes late and […]

Dr. Michael Ross
Training

The Science of Speed

May 15, 2017 0

Feel free to think of The Performance Lab and Velocity Sports as a store for athletes. Only this store doesn’t have shelves stocked with Ramen – and Batter Blaster. Instead, it sells strength, speed, agility, […]

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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 […]

hydration
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 […]

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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 […]