Martial Arts Nutrition

A Precision Guide to Fueling Your Fighting Edge
Product Number: EB00643697
Released: Mar 11, 2016
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781462905638
Publisher: Tuttle Publishing
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Description

Learn nutrition secrets from Teri Tom, dietitian to popular fighters such as boxing's Manny Pacquiao and Amir Khan, and MMA's Andrei Arlovski! In the martial arts and combat sports, it's important-and sometimes a matter of life and death-not to have any weak links in your fighting arsenal. The same principle applies to your approach to nutrition and fitness. Train and fuel yourself methodically, and you can't miss, as registered dietitian and trainer Teri Tom details here. Your conditioning, your training regimen, and your body are in a constant state of changeand your nutrition approach must vary according to give you exactly what you need, when you need it. Whether your goal is weight loss, to build muscle, or break through a plateau, here are the nutrition techniques to prepare you for any scenario. Teri Tom,MS, RD, a registered dietitian, strength and conditioning coach, and leading authority on Bruce Lee's Jeet Kune Do, explains exactly how the nutrients you consume impact your martial arts performance-and sometimes in ways you might not expect. No stranger to the challenges of competition, she guides you in choosing the best nutrition techniques to achieve your martial arts goals.

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Author(s): Teri Tom
Genre: Self Help, Sports
Original Publish Date: Mar 13, 2012

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