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Slide Show: Nutrition

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96 slides.

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Presenting the complete slide show will take about 90 minutes.

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●   The presentation reviews the principles in the book Nutrition for Sports.

●   The book Nutrition for Sports is available at a discount for groups.


●   The general for-all principles of nutrition are reviewed.

●   The specific needs of athletes are addressed. 

●   Macronutrients, especially carbohydrates are discussed in detail.

●   The importance of maltodextrins fro aerobic endurance athletes is reviewed.

●   The importance of hydration is discussed.

●   The role of vitamins and minerals is reviewed.

●   The vulnerability of aerobic endurance athletes to sodium depletion in conditions of heat and humidity is discussed.

●   Nutritional quackery and the targeting of athletes is discussed.

●   Ideas for simple quick nutritious meals for athletes are presented.



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