Tag: Cyclist

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…


How To Fuel Your Rides Like A Pro – The Best Cycling Nutrition

Soigneur is a French word and it means one who cares for. In cycling soigneur means everything but the bike. One of the crucial components of being a soigneur is making sure that the riders have proper nutrition and hydration when they’re on the bike and there are basically three kinds of rides that we…


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…


Pre-Ride Nutrition | Emma’s Carrot Cake Porridge

(guitar music) (knife chopping) (sizzling) – How would you like to make porridge that tastes like cake? Yep, this is the next in the series of nutritional videos of oat cuisine, based on oats. This is gonna be carrot cake porridge, yum. (relaxing music) This recipe is super simple and easy to make. You need…


How To Fuel Your Ride | Emma’s Banoffee Pie Overnight Oats

– This is the first in a new series of GCN nutritional videos. These are all recipes that are simple, quick, easy to make, cheap ingredients and quite tasty for how healthy they are. First one being, banoffee pie for breakfast. Yep, that’s right. Something that tastes like cake, for breakfast. And it’s all based…


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…


Cycling Nutrition Explained With Professor Jeukendrup | Ask GCN Anything About Cycling

(bright pop music) – Welcome to a very special edition of Ask GCN with Professor Asker Jeukendrup, who is a world renowned expert on sports nutrition. He’s literally written the textbook on sports nutrition, so thanks for making time for us, Asker. – Thanks for having me. – Pretty busy guy. He’s a nutrition consultant…


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…