Nutrition and Health

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Outdoor Swimmer - Understanding Protein

MillieBampfylde Nutrition and Health

​​The importance of protein and the question as to whether extra protein is necessary for sporting performance is a much debated topic amongst scientists, athletes and their coaches . Protein is associated with power and strength and is the major constituent of muscle.

Outdoor Swimmer - How to Fuel Your Swim

MillieBampfylde Nutrition and Health

What you eat and when has a huge impact on your performance in the water. Here sports nutritionist Kathy Findlay gives you the low down on when, what and how much fuel you need for your swims so you can dedicate your time to perfecting your stroke and training for a summer of events and challenges.