“Endurance Sports Nutrition is like having your own personal sports dietitian throughout every step of your training.”
Jean Knaack, Executive Director of Road Runners Club of America
“This new edition provides the essential information on sports nutrition for endurance athletes. Digest it with the proper fuel and you'll have a winning combination!"
Seven-time consecutive champion and course record holder of the Western States 100-Mile Endurance Run
“Endurance Sports Nutrition provides advice and nutrition plans that will maximize performance and promote lifelong health."
Two-Time Olympic Cyclist
From the Publisher
"Suzanne Girard Eberles book Endurance Sports Nutrition is the most comprehensive book Ive read on the topic of nutrition for endurance athletes. It is filled with scientific research as well as practical, everyday tips. Everyone from the weekend warrior to the elite endurance athlete could benefit from reading this book. I only wish it had been written before I started running ultramarathons. Unfortunately, I had to learn many of the lessons in this book through trial and error."
Ann Trason World record holder in the 40, 50, and 100 mile; 100 km; and 12-hour runs Ten-time womens winner of Western States 100 mile Endurance Run
"Suzannes Endurance Sports Nutrition book is not only interesting to read but will be used as your reference guide as well. She offers helpful suggestions that make it easy to eat right and perform at your best."
Sara Ballantyne 1998 winner of the Eco-Challenge Adventure Race (TeamVail) 1990 and 1991 World Cup Cross Country Mountain Bike champion
"Finally, a comprehensive yet easy-to-understand guide, written by an athlete for athletes. Endurance Sports Nutrition takes the mystery and guesswork out of fueling the ultimate machinethe human body."
Keith Brantly Seven-time USATF national roadracing champion
"Many athletes believe that success in endurance sports is only about training and mental toughness; however, an athletes diet is paramount to success and overall health. Suzanne Girard Eberle has created an exhaustive reference for athletes wanting to maximize their performance through sound nutrition. She presents the science behind sports nutrition in a way that is easy to understand and she provides many practical suggestions for food choices. The personal experiences that professional athletes share throughout the book add an important human component to sports nutrition. These athletes are very candid about sharing what did and didnt work in their events relating to food and sports nutrition products. This book is the sports nutrition bible for endurance athletes."
Laurie Brandt Hauptmann Three-time Colorado State mountain bike champion Four-time winner of the Leadville Trail 100 Mountain Bike Race
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