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Four Small Changes Equaling Big Results…

I was asked by Cycling Plus magazine to provide four tips for ‘Small Changes equaling Big Results’ a topic which I throughly enjoyed contributing towards! But, in case you’re not a regular reader of the magazine I’ve added them below.

 

Ride Technique:

Video yourself! An odd one perhaps and it might (probably will!) require a friend to […]

By |November 10th, 2017|Categories: Cycling News, Nutrition, Tactics, Training|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Top 10 Foods to Improve Mental Wellbeing…

Here is my all time top 10 foods which might help improve your mental wellbeing:

1/ Fatty fish such as salmon, herring, sardines and mackerel provide the brain with healthy fats. Particularly the much talked about omega-3 fatty acids, which might build brain cell membranes, reduce brain inflammation, and promote new brain cell formation, crucial for positive […]

By |September 30th, 2017|Categories: Mentality|Tags: , , |

The Pros and Cons of a High ‘Healthy’ Fat Diet Among Cyclists…

The pros and cons of a high ‘healthy’ fat diet among cyclists…

Another nutritional topic which is a complete disaster to try to figure out on your own. Many research papers and results pointing in opposite directions, with some very confusing but well-founded theories on what is best practise. Here’s my take on it in a […]

By |September 4th, 2017|Categories: Cycling News, Nutrition|Tags: , , , |

How to Tell the Difference Between a Real and Fad Diet…

It’s a mine field out there! Many diets offering many promises, so how do you tell which ones’ work and which ones don’t? Here’s my checklist that should help you sort the good ones from the bad!

1. Promises of quick gains

Firstly, the old saying ‘if it sounds too good to be true it probably is’ […]

By |September 4th, 2017|Categories: Cycling News, Nutrition|Tags: , , , , |