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The Complete Guide to Workout Nutrition [Infographic]

The Complete Guide to Workout Nutrition [Infographic]
Check out Greatist's other Infographics and ADD this Infographic to your Website/Blog: Simply copy the code below and paste it into the HTML of your blog or website: <a href=" target="_blank"><img src=" width="600" height="5701" border="0" style="border:none" /></a><p>Get <a href=" and fitness tips</a> at Greatist.com</p> Love this graphic? Buy the poster through Greatist's online store! The Ultimate Guide to Workout Nutrition We’re more concerned than ever with maximizing our workout efforts and getting the fastest results. Recovery Time is Critical Recovery should be thought of as a window of opportunity. Strength Training Pre-workout: Building lean muscle requires a ready supply of protein for tissue repair. Cardio Pre-workout nutrition for a cardio session requires more carbs than protein. Your pre-workout meal should include low GI carbs to give you the energy you’ll need, and protein-rich foods to store in reserve. Post-Workout What About Nutrition for Circuit Training?

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