Hydration and Performance Advice for Athletes

75 articles tagged with "Performance"

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How pros prepare for the Tour de France

With the Tour de France only days away, we thought we'd ask Jan Bakelants for some insight into how riders prepare and see what it's actually like to ride in the Tour...

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The life of a cycling team doctor on the Tour de France

We talked to Dr Adrian Rotunno - Team Dimension Data’s team doctor - about supplements, the importance of technology in saving cyclists' lives and what it's like being a team doctor on a Grand Tour.

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5 ways to avoid ruining your marathon the week before your race

Tips to avoid the common pre-race pitfalls by marathon running experts Martin Yelling (Marathon Talk), Mario Fraioli (The Morning Shakeout) and Andy Blow (Precision Hydration).

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How to optimise your triathlon taper

Studies have suggested you can expect a performance boost of 2-3% from effective tapering. That's >5mins off a 6hr Half Ironman! Here's how to realise those gains...

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Should you go training on Christmas Day?

It's dedication shown over the other 364 days of the year that'll help inch you towards your goals. You won't get extra credit for going out on December 25th!

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12 tips for Kílian Jornet for his Bob Graham Round attempt.

Want to complete the iconic British endurance challenge and become a member of ‘the most exclusive Club in the world’? Have a read of these tips for success...

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How to break into the top 10 at major Ironman events

IRONMAN stars Dimity-Lee Duke, Ruth Astle & Ali Rowatt share their training, nutrition,hydration and kit tips for IM racing.

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How to deal with the dreaded 'after-drop'

If you've read our blog about the Cold Water Research project, you'll know that not a great deal is known about the impact on the body after swimming in cold water. Here's what we do know...

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Should you be rolling out after every training session?

The efficacy of rolling out has been a hot button topic in the world of sports performance. There are arguments for and against so should we or shouldn't we?

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Why training indoors is more valuable than you might think

Here's why you really shouldn't view indoor training as a poor alternative to getting outside...

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Thinking about doing a Swimrun race? Read this!

Swimrun is on the rise and, if you’re looking for a new challenge, it’s well worth checking out the ÖTILLÖ series. But what does a swimrun race involve? Ben and Rhian Martin share their experiences...

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How to knock 20 minutes off your Ironman run PB

Coach Rob Wilby of Team Oxygenaddict and the Cup of Tri podcast met up with us at the Ironman UK Expo to get his sweat tested 'on-air' for the show.