being a regular runner might mean that your vitamins and minerals reserves are tapped out—especially if you are not following a well-balanced diet and/or running too hard and too far. But here is the good news… In this sweet post, I’m covering 10 of the essential micronutrients you need along with the best food sources to get them from.
Whether you a decorated marathoner, or a complete beginner, your running performance, recovery, and fitness levels depend, mostly, on eating the right foods at the right times. By eating the right foods and drinks at the right times, your body will recover quickly and be able to perform the way you want it to. Without the proper diet, it matters little how hard or great your running routine is, eventually, your athletic performance will suffer, and most likely start going backward. That’s why proper nutrition goes hand in hand with logging the miles. Here is the good news In today’s post, dear reader/runner, I’m sharing with you basics of proper runners diet. My hope is that by the end of this post, you’ll have all the pieces you need to start eating healthier. So, are you excited? Then here we go.
So, you’re giving the ketogenic diet a try? Well, congratulations! I have been on the ketogenic diet for the last four months, and I got to say, what a wonderful eating plan. My productivity levels have soared...
As a runner, you got to pay attention to the foods you eat, if you are serious about reaching your full fitness potential. And taking enough protein is one of the best dietary solutions for speeding up your recovery and improving your fitness gains. The fact is, runners require more protein than couch potatoes to help repair, build and maintain muscle mass after hard training. In today’s post, I’ll discuss runners protein needs, how proteins help, and how to get the most out of it. I’ll also teach you about the main differences between “complete” and “incomplete” proteins along with a complete list of protein-rich foods. So are you ready? Then here we go.
To build the body of your dreams, you need to follow the right training and diet strategies. Otherwise, no matter how hard you push yourself on the running track or in the gym, your efforts will be pointless. Therefore, today, dear reader, I decided to share with you some of the essential training factors that can help you get the most bangs out of every workout you do—whether you are an elite runner, a CrossFitter, biker, a complete newbie, or anyone in between. Without further ado, here are the training guidelines you need to build the perfect physique.
If you are serious about becoming the best runner you can be, eating the right food is of paramount importance. In fact, whether you are a recreational jogger or an elite marathoner, your body has unique nutritional needs, and you’ll never be able to reach your best on a crappy diet, period. Enter Avocados One food I believe is ideal for runners is avocado. Therefore, today I’m going to share with you the many reasons why you need this awesome source of healthy fats in your eating menu. And if you have read my top 10 foods for runners list, then you already know (more than the average Joe) about some of the benefits that avocados have to offer.
If you’re looking to become a better runner, then you need to know your carbohydrates. Otherwise, your running performance will be in great trouble. In fact, understanding the complex nature of these nutrients might be...
Are you afraid of fats? If your answer is yes, then this blog post is perfect for you, especially if you are serious about reaching your full running potential. Should you Hate Fats? Decades of shunning fat have left a bad taste in our mouths. But here is the truth: Dietary fats are not the enemy. These, contrary to faddy diet trends and popular belief, are a vital macronutrient that plays a crucial rule in your total health and well-being. That’s why I’ve put together this complete guide to dietary fats for runners. In this blog post, you will learn almost all you need to know about dietary fats as well as the best foods sources so you can meet your daily requirement of this valuable ingredient. So are you excited? Then here we go.
I believe that this is the ONLY weight loss article you will ever need to read. This blog post is the ultimate collection of some of the best and scientifically proven weight loss techniques you will ever need to know. In fact, this is the ultimate insider’s guide on how to lose weight and keep it off for good. This guide will take you through every aspect of weight loss possible, from exercise to diet, motivation and lifestyle. So if you are looking to lose weight—whether it’s 5 pounds, 10 pounds, 20 pounds, you name it—then keep on reading.