April 13, 2017
Thomas Edward Coughlin MSc
Post-workout whey, beef and chicken protein consumption improves body composition but not strength when compared to control 💪
Cool study by Sharp and colleagues (2017) from the Applied Science and Performance Institute showing that whey may not have an advanta...
April 9, 2017
Resistance training improves muscle mass and strength in very old individuals 💪
Lifting weights isn't just for younger people, it can form a vital part of maintaining strength and potentially functional capacity and quality of life in older individuals 🏋
March 27, 2017
Beetroot juice improves intermittent exercise performance 📈
More research showing the benefits of beetroot juice supplementation on exercise performance, this time using trained football players ⚽️
An often overlooked aspect of beetroot juice supplemen...
March 20, 2017
BCAAs improve recovery following a single bout of hypertrophy exercise in resistance-trained athletes 💪
Another interesting study coming out of St Mary's University by Waldron and colleagues (2017) looking at recovery following muscle damage-inducing exercise,...
February 25, 2017
A 6-week ketogenic diet negatively impacts physical performance measures including endurance capacity and peak power 📉
Interesting recent study by Urbain and colleagues (2017) showing that ketogenic diets may be detrimental to performance 🚴
February 6, 2017
Apt infographic as the 6 nations has begun 😁
Great recent review by Tavares and colleagues (2017) discussing the benefits of different recovery modalities following training or matches in rugby 📈
Cold exposure, in the form of cold water immersion, cry...
January 26, 2017