73 episodes

Podcast by FLO Cycling

Faster - Podcast by FLO FLO Cycling

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    • 4.8 • 152 Ratings

Podcast by FLO Cycling

    Faster - Podcast by FLO - Episode 73: Thank You 2021 Bring on 2022

    Faster - Podcast by FLO - Episode 73: Thank You 2021 Bring on 2022

    This is a quick episode to recap 2021 and to welcome 2022 with our plans for the year. It's also to thank you the listener for being a part of FASTER.

    • 9 min
    Faster - Podcast by FLO - Episode 72: Getting Faster With Fuelin

    Faster - Podcast by FLO - Episode 72: Getting Faster With Fuelin

    Following a diet plan can be challenging at best. What starts off as a perfect pdf with meals planned out meticulously, usually ends up causing more stress. What happens if your buddies want to hang out and grab dinner but the restaurant doesn’t have the Salmon and Quinoa your meal plan calls for? What if you get called out to a work dinner or simply haven’t been able to get to the grocery store due to your busy schedule? Today, on Faster we talk with Co-Founder Scott Tindal of Fuelin who’s making performance nutrition plans for athletes easy and stress free. Scott years of experience working with professional athletes in triathlon, the Toronto Maple Leafs, and Team Oracle are now the brains behind the app Fuelin. Fuelin not only optimizes your meal plans for your season but also helps you train your gut so that you can consume the calories you need on race day. Stomach issues during a race are so common but Scott’s athletes are finding this is a thing of the past. Listen to this episode to learn about optimizing your nutrition with Fuelin’s AI so you can become faster.

    Watt Points: 100

    • 1 hr 25 min
    Faster - Podcast by FLO - Episode 71: Getting Faster With Cross Training Featuring Dr. Matt Kritz

    Faster - Podcast by FLO - Episode 71: Getting Faster With Cross Training Featuring Dr. Matt Kritz

    Cross training has been viewed in two ways, One, as the best thing for athletes who are looking to perform at a high level in their sport and two, as time taken away from further developing that sport. When considering children’s sports, the topic is even more debated. Today on Faster we talk with Matt Kritz who specializes in strength training athletes in multiple disciplines. His time with the New Zealand Olympic program lead, him to develop a movement screen and a prescriptive way to get athletes to progressively load their bodies with strength training to better prepare them for their sport. During that time, he’s also developed theories around cross training for athletes of all ages. Listen to this episode to learn what type of cross training can make you and your kids faster.

    Watt Points: 50 

    • 1 hr 13 min
    Faster - Podcast by FLO - Episode 70: Getting Faster With Matt Dixon & Purple Patch Fitness

    Faster - Podcast by FLO - Episode 70: Getting Faster With Matt Dixon & Purple Patch Fitness

    What if someone were to take a practical vs a technical approach to training? What if you looked at how to fit training into your life instead of how to fit life around your training? Could you train less and achieve more? Today on Faster we talk with well-known coach Matt Dixon from Purple Patch Fitness who delivers high-performance triathlon training for time starved athletes. We discuss Purple Patches theories on training, movement analysis, nutrition & hydration, strength training, and much more. Listen to this episode to learn how taking a balanced approach to life and training can make you faster.

    Watt Points: 30-40 or... (101 with smile points )

    Extras from Matt

    Free Training Resources HERE (includes Fundamentals of Running Form, Going Fast on a Flat Course, Free Strength Sessions, Off-Season Workouts, etc)
    Upcoming LIVE Events with Matt Dixon HERE

    Website - for detailed information on coaching, squad programming, bike fits, swim analysis, live and VOD bike classes, and more
    Instagram: @purplepatchfitness
    Facebook: @purplepatchfitness
    Twitter: @purplepatch

    • 1 hr 9 min
    Faster - Podcast by FLO - Episode 69: Getting Faster With Zero Friction Cycling

    Faster - Podcast by FLO - Episode 69: Getting Faster With Zero Friction Cycling

    There are several hundred thousand friction instances per minute in a chain when cycling. This creates a lot of friction and can waste up to 20 watts if your chain is not properly lubricated and maintained. Chain lubrication options have exploded over the last few years and many people find themselves confused when trying to understand what’s best for them. Unfortunately, there is also a lot of bad information around lubrication. Today on Faster we talk with Adam Kerin from Zero Friction Cycling who is leading the way in cycling lubrication knowledge and testing. We discuss all of the lubrication types and why immersion waxing is best and not as difficult as you may think. Listen to this episode to learn about chain lubrication and how to save up to 30 watts in your next race.

    Watt Points: 10-30

    • 1 hr 21 min
    Faster - Podcast by FLO - Episode 68: Getting Faster The FLO Factory Team

    Faster - Podcast by FLO - Episode 68: Getting Faster The FLO Factory Team

    This is special minisode to invite you to be a part of the FLO Factory Team so you can become faster. Join our community or 700+ members and get discounts from FLO and other industry brands. Work with our coaches and much more. Apply at the link below.

    Apply For the FLO Factory Team

    • 5 min

Customer Reviews

4.8 out of 5
152 Ratings

152 Ratings

mattparlane ,

Excellent podcast

This is an excellent podcast for those that want to learn way more about bikes and aerodynamics than just the basics

Visc@B@rc@1 ,

Solid Content

I enjoy the conversations and that the episodes are informative and not just content. I’ve been waiting for Weber to be on. Awesome get.

WIBCK ,

Not only geared toward a single gender

I appreciate that they comment on training for different biological backgrounds and mention the differences in training for both. The variance in episode themes leaves something for everyone.

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