Ep. 133 – Dedication to Education: Eating Strategies to Accelerate Recovery From Excessive Muscle Damage.

You feel beat up, you’re tied, you’re sore and you’ve lost the spring in your step…and you have to perform at your best in the next 24-28 hours. What do you do? Exercise-Induced Muscle Damage (EIMD) is characterized by symptoms that present both immediately and for up to 14 days after the initial exercise stress … Read more

Ep. 132 – Dedication to Education: Does One Night of Sleep Deprivation = Reduced Muscle Growth?

It’s been well established that both chronic (long term) and acute (short term) sleep deprivation can negatively impact numerous areas of physiological and psychological performance and health. When it comes to physiological dysfunction of sleep deprivation, we think of the muscle. Of which, poor sleep quality and quantity can lead an athlete’s ability to build … Read more

Ep. 131 – Dedication to Education: Can Elite Cyclist Drop Body Fat Without Dropping Calories?

Well, wouldn’t this be the dream… Endurance athletes have the pursuit of improving power-weight ratio to make them faster, fatigue less and become more efficient. This can be done by either being lighter, improving power output, or both. It’s been well establish that a calorie deficit is needed to drop body fat. Generally speaking, calorie … Read more