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Your body needs fuel, and just like the dirt bike you ride, the wrong fuel will send you home early. But the RIGHT fuel will put you on the podium, or at least let you have more fun!  Your body needs a steady balance of Carbs, Protein, Fats, and Fiber to perform at peak ability. Here are some simple nutrition guides and information to help you go the distance!

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Rider Nutrition: What Are Electrolytes And Why Are They Important

What Are Electrolytes, How Do They Work, & Why Are They Important?

Electrolytes 101: Why They’re Essential To Your Success On The Track – Raise your hand if you’ve heard that your body needs electrolytes… Good! Now, raise your hand if you know why… If you’re one of the majority who didn’t raise your hand, no worries. Until recently, I wouldn’t have been able to raise my hand either…

Rider Nutrition: How Much Fat Is Too Much Fat

Fitness Fats 2: The Disadvantages of a Diet With Too Much Fat

Fitness Fats 2: The Disadvantages of a Diet With Too Much Fat – In Part 1 of this series, we discussed the disadvantages of a low-fat diet and the advantages of a high-fat diet. We also covered how cycling a high-carb diet with a high-fat diet can actually maximize your performance on race day. So based on research and studies, it’s now safe to say that a diet higher in fat can…

Rider Nutrition: Are You Getting Enough Carbohydrates

The Effects Of Riding With A Low Carbohydrate Diet

Too Few Carbohydrates Will Leave Your Tank Empty – In recent years, carbohydrates (carbs) have gotten a bad rap by health and nutrition experts around the world. As a result, low-carb-focused fad diets have sprouted up everywhere – with some going so far as to cut out as many carbs as possible…

Rider Nutrition: Bad Fats

Fitness Fats 3: What Are Saturated and Trans Fat? – Bad Fats!

Fitness Fats 3: What Are Saturated and Trans Fat? – The Bad Guys – Today, we end the Fitness Fats series with a revealing expose on the “underworld” of dietary fat – the saturated fat family. Saturated trans fats are notoriously found in grocery stores and restaurants all across the world. Unfortunately, these fats can cause serious issues with your health, mental and emotional well being…

Rider Nutrition: Proper Hydration

How To Stay Hydrated When Riding & Why Proper Hydration Is Critical

The Importance of Proper Hydration When Riding – It’s now common knowledge that proper hydration in any type of sports-related activity is crucial to maintaining high performance levels, preventing injuries, and recovering afterwards. But what some athletes miss is the proper way to stay hydrated during an event. It’s not as simple as just drinking a Gatorade before you go riding…

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What Are Complex Carbohydrates & Where Do I Find Them?

So What Are Good Carbs And Why Do You Need Them? – It’s no secret that I like things powered by explosions. And I like them to run as efficiently as possible. So I know a thing or two about what bad fuel can do to an engine – it can damage seals, make it run poorly, and eventually blow it up if used for too long. Clean fuel, on the other hand, helps make sure the engine runs smooth and at optimum levels…

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