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For current and aspiring performance nutritionists! The IOPN (Institute of Performance Nutrition) "We Do Science" Podcast, hosted by Dr Laurent Bannock, features a wide variety of leading guest experts (elite practitioners and scientists) with expertise in sport and exercise nutrition & related fields relevant to 'real-world' practice.

Nov 20, 2019

Episode 122 of the Institute of Performance Nutrition's "We Do Science" podcast! In this episode, I (Laurent Bannock) discuss "Nutrition and Altitude" with Trent Stellingwerff PhD (Canadian Sport Institute-Pacific).

Discussion Topics Include:

  • Defining and describing elite athletes and altitude
  • Physiological impact and purpose of training at altitude
  • Energy availability and relative energy deficiency in endurance athletes training at altitude
  • Key nutritional considerations and practical concerns
  • Iron and other supplement considerations

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