Stop Carbo -Loading Before Endurance Events

Carbohydrate loading is a concept of eating excess carbohydrates to fuel endurance activity. It has long been promoted as essential to ward off fatigue and ‘bonking,” a sports term to mean depleting ones fuel sources and flooding with lactic acid. In my day in nutritional sciences, one would get a…


Carbohydrate Depleted Endurance Training

In today's Globe and Mail Alex Hutchison wrote an article on the merits of training / exercising 'empty.'This is a method I have been advocating for 25years. Essentially it calls for exercising on an