Tag: carbohydrate

How To Use Nutrition To Enhance Your Cycling

(upbeat energetic music) – Nutrition plays a vital role in better training strategy, and what you eat has a direct impact on your performance. Cool, Hanks on a good day. – We’ve all heard of the infamous bonk and its unwanted effects of running out of energy too soon into a ride. – So hopefully, […]

Cycling Nutrition Myths Busted | Bad Sport Dieting Advice To Avoid

– Nutritional advice can be a minefield. We’re going to help steer you carefully through some of the most popular and some of the worst advice that we’ve heard over the years. (upbeat music) Fasted is faster. There is a lot of hot debate out there on the internet about training in a faster state […]

Inside A Bike Race Feed Zone | What Does A Pro Cyclist Eat For Lunch?

(dramatic intro music) – I’m at stage 15 in Giro d’Italia and I’m showing you guys what goes in a world tour musette. (dramatic upbeat music) We got two bidons, two bottles, water bidon, a water bidon, got a normal water, energy drink, carbohydrate drink, three gels. So we’ve got a gel, a cola-flavored gel, […]

Is Eating More Carbs The Answer To Cycling Success? | GCN Show Ep. 357

– From Makara, New Zealand, welcome to the GCN show. – Welcome, to the GCN show. – This week, the controversial world of nutrition. Can eating more be the secret to cycling performance? – We also have some political Strava art. The Million Mile Cyclist and aerodynamic peddling. – Yes, yes. You heard right, aerodynamic […]

The Ultimate Cyclist’s Breakfast | Emma’s Blueberry Lemon Pancakes

(light happy music) – A stack of pancakes might sound like a bit of a guilty treat, but this recipe for lemon blueberry high protein pancakes, is actually remarkably healthy. It’s also based on oats, as part of the GCN Oat Cuisine Nutrition series, is super easy and super tasty. (light happy music) For this […]

How & Why To Fuel On Your Road Bike

(whoosh) – On-the-bike fueling still seems to be somewhat of a myth to many riders. I know plenty of guys at home that ride their bikes almost daily, but no longer than ninety minutes, as their performances start to suffer, and they head for home. – Yeah, I have made that mistake, but the reason […]

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 […]