Ask a Cycling Coach - TrainerRoad Podcast

On the next episode of the Ask a Cycling Coach Podcast, we'll discuss stage race pro tips that Jonathan collected at a UCI stage race, how altitude affects caloric burn, a deep dive to help you understand TSS, and much more!

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TOPICS COVERED IN THIS EPISODE

• Stage Race tips from the pros

• How to stay focused during a race

• Things to know about racing multiple times per day

• Is Ribose a good recovery supplement?

• How do nitrates and nitrites affect performance?

• Are sprints at the end of a workout a bad idea?

• How cold weather, swimming, and sodium levels affect hydration

• Why does TSS drop in the Specialty Phase?

• Why chronic training load is not a good indicator of performance

• Understanding calories burned and metabolic efficiency

• Does altitude affect caloric burn?

• How to race against an unknown field

• How to race solo amongst teams

• What to expect when racing at a lower elevation

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