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171: Food is More Than Fuel

food nutrition Nov 26, 2020

For a distance runner, food is a source of energy before a workout.  It is vital nutrition during the long run.  It is a critical aspect of recovery following hard workouts.  On the other hand, food is so much more than macromolecules.  As much as food feeds our bodies, a meal can feed our mind and soul.  There is something about getting together over coffee, drinks, or a meal that draws people close.  When bonding over food, how important is the food?  Because food is more than just fuel. 

 

Highlights of the Episode

 

How to eat for endurance and stamina?

Is fasted training better?

Food connects people

Food as the focal point of family gatherings

How does eating together work in a year we are not supposed to gather?

What to do in the face of food temptation?

How does “mindful eating” work?

 

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