48 min

#230 - Alex Larson | An Evidence Based Approach to Fuelling for Performance Relaxed Running

    • Running

Alex Larson, a prominent sports dietitian, is renowned for her expertise in optimizing athletes' performance through tailored nutritional strategies. With a background in nutrition science and a passion for sports, Larson has become a go-to figure for athletes seeking to enhance their training regimens and achieve peak physical condition. Her approach is characterized by a deep understanding of the specific nutritional needs of different sports and individual athletes, combining evidence-based research with practical, personalized advice. Larson's holistic approach not only focuses on fueling athletes for performance but also emphasizes recovery, injury prevention, and long-term health. Through her consultations, workshops, and educational outreach, Larson continues to make a significant impact in the realm of sports nutrition, helping athletes of all levels unlock their full potential.
EPISODE OUTLINE:
00:00 Introduction and Setting the Stage03:00 Optimizing Performance through Individualized Approaches06:17 The Role of Processed Supplements in Training10:49 Finding Affordable and Convenient Fueling Options14:17 Personal Preference in Fueling Workouts22:17 Misconceptions About Sodium25:38 Introduction to Hydration for Athletes29:38 Letting Go of the Dieting Mindset34:01 Don't Fear Weight Gain: Prioritize Fueling for Performance37:12 The Pitfalls of Quick Fixes and Extreme Diets40:27 Using Leftover Chicken in Multiple Dishes43:19 The Importance of Breakfast for Athletes43:40 Navigating Time Zones with Athletes43:46 Navigating Time Zone Challenges44:04 Strategies for Managing Time Zone Changes44:16 Coordinating with People in Different Time Zones44:27 The Benefits of Flexibility45:08 Staying Connected through Social Media45:37 Close

TRANSCRIPT:https://share.transistor.fm/s/48eec58b/transcript.txtMORE FROM ALEX:
Website: https://alexlarsonnutrition.com/
PODCAST INFO:Podcast Website: www.relaxedrunning.comApple Podcasts: https://podcasts.apple.com/au/podcast...Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/2MMfLsQ...RSS: https://feeds.transistor.fm/relaxed-r...
SOCIALS:- Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/relaxedrunning- Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/relaxed_run...

Alex Larson, a prominent sports dietitian, is renowned for her expertise in optimizing athletes' performance through tailored nutritional strategies. With a background in nutrition science and a passion for sports, Larson has become a go-to figure for athletes seeking to enhance their training regimens and achieve peak physical condition. Her approach is characterized by a deep understanding of the specific nutritional needs of different sports and individual athletes, combining evidence-based research with practical, personalized advice. Larson's holistic approach not only focuses on fueling athletes for performance but also emphasizes recovery, injury prevention, and long-term health. Through her consultations, workshops, and educational outreach, Larson continues to make a significant impact in the realm of sports nutrition, helping athletes of all levels unlock their full potential.
EPISODE OUTLINE:
00:00 Introduction and Setting the Stage03:00 Optimizing Performance through Individualized Approaches06:17 The Role of Processed Supplements in Training10:49 Finding Affordable and Convenient Fueling Options14:17 Personal Preference in Fueling Workouts22:17 Misconceptions About Sodium25:38 Introduction to Hydration for Athletes29:38 Letting Go of the Dieting Mindset34:01 Don't Fear Weight Gain: Prioritize Fueling for Performance37:12 The Pitfalls of Quick Fixes and Extreme Diets40:27 Using Leftover Chicken in Multiple Dishes43:19 The Importance of Breakfast for Athletes43:40 Navigating Time Zones with Athletes43:46 Navigating Time Zone Challenges44:04 Strategies for Managing Time Zone Changes44:16 Coordinating with People in Different Time Zones44:27 The Benefits of Flexibility45:08 Staying Connected through Social Media45:37 Close

TRANSCRIPT:https://share.transistor.fm/s/48eec58b/transcript.txtMORE FROM ALEX:
Website: https://alexlarsonnutrition.com/
PODCAST INFO:Podcast Website: www.relaxedrunning.comApple Podcasts: https://podcasts.apple.com/au/podcast...Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/2MMfLsQ...RSS: https://feeds.transistor.fm/relaxed-r...
SOCIALS:- Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/relaxedrunning- Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/relaxed_run...

48 min