The Athletic Performance Diet

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06/7/2003| 0 comments
by Matt Russ

The Athletic Performance Diet

Interestingly the athletic diet has changed very little over the years. The reason being is that there are not many pathways to fueling the body most efficiently.   A diet consisting of 60-65% carbohydrate, 20-25% fats, and 15-20% protein is the proper ratio of macro nutrients for most athletes and has been the mainstay for years.

an athlete.   Athletes' put grade A high octane fuel in their bodies because it gives them a competitive advantage.  


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