Beginner Triathlete - Diet & Nutrition articles

author : JeremyLikness
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avatarLosing fat is not difficult. So why does this continue to be an elusive goal for so many people, who “struggle” just to lose a few inches?
author : KenMierke
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photoA powerful attraction of the calories in/calories out paradigm is its apparent simplicity. Unfortunately, the human body isn’t so simple and that is why this seemingly wonderful formula doesn't work.
author : Nancy Clark
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photoIn this day and age of energy bars, protein powders and weight gain shakes, many athletes forget about “real" foods such as peanut butter. Peanut butter is perhaps the best sport food around.
author : chrisandniki
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photoSolid nutrition principles for those not wanting to put a lot of thought into eating healthy.
author : Nancy Clark
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photoMany people have been asking my opinion of this popular show, so I feel obliged to scream out: It's terrible! It’s horrible! It's abusive! I also feel like throwing my shoe at the TV.
author : Nancy Clark
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photo"I'm 'good' at breakfast and lunch, but after I get home from the gym at night, I end up devouring everything in sight. On weekends, my eating is even crazier." Sound familiar?
author : IronTom
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photoMistakes in fueling that you can correct during training.
author : Nancy Clark
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photoYou know what you should eat. Yet you just don’t want to. Yuck—whole wheat bread, bran cereal, oatmeal, skim milk, spinach, fish, fruit for snacks and desserts.
author : Nancy Clark
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photoI commonly hear marathoners, triathletes and other highly competitive endurance athletes complain “For all the exercise I do, I should be pencil thin.”
author : Nancy Clark
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photoWhile there is a time and a place for engineered sports foods, many athletes needlessly waste a lot of money misusing them. The purpose of this article is to help you become an informed consumer.
author : Nancy Clark
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photoEver wonder what’s best to eat during long runs, bike rides or other exercise that lasts more than 60 to 90 minutes?
author : Nancy Clark
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photoCutting edge sports nutrition information from the annual meeting of the American College of Sports Medicine.
author : mrakes1
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photoWhat you eat prior to your workout will determine your energy levels during a workout. What you eat after a workout will determine how quickly you recover.
author : Nancy Clark
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photoSo what is the best way to lose weight quickly? Do you simply "starve yourself” by eating as little as possible? The answer depends on your long-term goals.
author : jsanko
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photoThis article will cover the basics on the nutritional needs of athletes and will include some standard recommendations from neutral bodies.
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