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Muscle power and strength
Sleep your way to better performance
High-intensity training: one size doesn’t fit all
When sports drinks don’t work
The role of sleep in recovery
The components of posture and its importance for athletes
Latest research to increase strength and muscle mass
Mental preparation to enhance speed training and improve performance
Intervals benefit performance at all levels of sport
Andrew Hamilton explains new research about training and competing with caffeine supplements
Nick Tiller presents six evidence-driven but seldom practised methods by which athletes can promote the anabolic process to maximise training adaptation, promote recovery and improve athletic performance.
The loss of excess fat isn’t just aesthetic – it almost always produces enhanced performance
Cycling has traditionally been regarded as one of the healthiest sports around
How to use GPS information technology to investigate, monitor and refine cycling training and racing
There’s increasing evidence that stretching before exercise doesn’t improve performance or reduce injury risk
How to increase cycling efficiency to improve competition performance
The physiological and psychological demands of riding in a cycling tour
How cyclists can combat aerodynamic drag
Cyclists seeking maximum speed are rightly concerned with the aerodynamic efficiency of their bikes
How to prevent aerodynamics and drag from ruining your performance
Strength training and the importance of leg exercises: novices, experts and clubs cyclists
The importance of tapering as part of successful programme design
Interval training to improve anaerobic power and sprinting ability in road cycling
Are your Biomechanics causing you Knee Pain?
Zone Training for Cycling to help you get the Yellow Jersey
How carbohydrate affects your mood
Can bike training improve the performance of non-cycling athletes?
How Choosing The Right Bike Can Help Avoid Injury