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How To Train For Ultra Endurance Cycling

– One of our GCN new years resolution suggestions for 2017 was the prospect of riding a double century. So, 200 miles. So, if riding centuries are your thing, this could be right up your street. – It definitely could but, at the same time you’re saying that Matt, we did have to actually admit…


How To Fuel For A Long Bike Ride | Cycling Nutrition Tips

– Fuelling properly is one of the easiest things that you can do, but will have a massive impact on your performance. And the longer your ride is, the more important fueling becomes. So if you’re just going out on a long, winter, base-mile ride, or that big, huge sportive that you’ve been preparing for…


8 Performance Enhancing Supplements, Foods & Nutrients For Cyclists

– Most nutritionists recommend a balanced diet for the general population, but intense exercise is likely to increase the demand for certain nutrients. Here, we explain some of the best nutrients, and supplements, that you might wish to consider to help boost your performance. Totally legally, I would like to add. [Music Playing] – Number…


When To Eat While Cycling – Cycling Nutrition

– Most of us are aware of the need to eat when we’re doing longer bike rides. Try surviving on water alone, and even a seasoned pro is likely to come unstuck. (mumbled talking with mouth full of food) But when exactly is the best time to eat? (more mumbling) (upbeat music) – You can…


How To Improve Your Cycling Training Results With Nutrition

– Being as light as possible, as well as getting stronger and fitter are things that most cyclists strive to achieve, yet, what most professional cyclists are able to attain. But, how do they do it? Well to find out, we’ve come to speak to James Morton, head of nutrition at Team Sky, to find…


How To Plan Your Race Or Sportive Nutrition With Asker Jeukendrup

– Hello and welcome to a very special edition of GCN’s How To… with Professor Asker Jeukendrup, who has very kindly agreed to give us some of more of his time after we did that ask with him. And we got loads of questions from people on how to really personalise their nutrition for their…


What Do Professional Cyclists Really Eat? | Nutrition Insights With Nigel Mitchell

– Grand tours are phenomenal feats of endurance and physical exertion, and they place huge demands on the riders that race them. On the one hand, the athletes need plenty of fuel to get them ’round the three and a half thousand kilometers, at an average speed of over 25 miles per hour. But on…


How To Fuel For Cycling | Bike Ride Nutrition Explained

– Nutrition and training go together however if you have one without the other, you’re not going to get the desire effects and ultimately, you’re not going to get fitter, stronger, and faster. After all, we are all aspiring to be better and more well-rounded cyclists. (playful electronic music) Right, let’s start off with a…


GCN’s Guide To Cycling Nutrition | GCN’s Cycling Tips

– We all know that getting your nutrition and fueling spot on is essential if you want to perform at your best on your bike. But, it becomes even more important if you are doing a multi-stage event, such as those organised by the Haute Route. One of which you all very well know is…