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Joe Skipper: The Road To Ironman

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Veloforte ambassador Joe Skipper is an international pro triathlete, who’s racked up 14 Ironman podium finishes — including wins at Ironman UK, Ironman Florida and Ironman New Zealand — and six sub-eight-hour finishes. We caught...

Hypotonic vs Hypertonic vs Isotonic: What’s the Difference?

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What do hypotonic, hypertonic and isotonic drinks really mean and when is the best time to consume which sports drink for optimum performance? Hear's all you need to know

6 Best Running Gel Belts in 2022

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Whether you’re training or racing, the moment your runs start ticking above the 90 minute mark, you need a way to top up your energy levels. Energy gels are a popular choice for bringing a...

8 Running Recovery Tips to Help You Recover Quickly

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It’s easy to think you earn those fitness gains while you’re sweating. But that’s only part of the puzzle. Yes, you need that hilly 10km slog or lung-burning interval track session to trigger the improvements,...

6 Alternatives to Protein Powder You’ll Actually Enjoy

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Protein is an essential part of a healthy balanced diet. As the body’s building blocks, proteins play a vital role helping to grow new cells, building and repairing muscles, boosting immunity and generally keeping us...

High5 vs SiS vs Veloforte: Which Energy Gels Are Best For You?

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Energy gels are broadly designed to do the same job: get energy into your body fast so you can perform at your best for longer. The best gels are pocket-friendly, easy to eat on the...

Running Hydration: Tips and Best Drinks Guide

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Cast your eyes around at the start of any major running event and you’ll notice a sea of runners clutching water bottles. That’s enough to tell you that the runners understand the importance of good...

Cycling Hydration: Tips and Best Drinks Guide

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When you’re going on a long weekend ride or prepping for a big race, you’ve no doubt planned what you’ll wear, your fuel and the plan of attack (or not) for the lumpier inclines. Hydration,...

10 Sports Nutrition Myths Debunked

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Whatever your sport, good nutrition is the foundation of performance. Without a good base of nutrition, you can find yourself under-energised, under-fuelled and under-recovered — and risk more serious problems. There’s a lot of information...

Best Energy Bars for Runners: Here’s How to Choose

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There’s more than one way to fuel a runner. While energy gels, energy chews and energy drinks all have their place in our running fuel kit, energy bars can also be great for pre-fuelling, topping...