Podcast

on Whether a Calorie is Just a Calorie

To understand whether a calorie is just a calorie, we’re talking through what CICO (calories in, calories out) means, why it’s often misunderstood, the reason not all sources of calories are created equal, and much more.

on How to Predict Optimal Performance

In the second part of our conversation about optimal performance, I’m focused here on how the most valuable indicator and predictor of athletic performance might not be the latest wearable device, but instead our actual performance data.

on Measuring Recovery to Optimize Performance

Getting fitter means balancing the need to overload the athlete and drive new adaptation without negatively affecting recovery. Accurately finding that balance, though, is a challenge. I break down why that’s the case here.