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Daily Diet
Posted By Scott Bird

My diet at the moment isn’t too bad, although there are a few improvements I’d like to make. Here’s a list of the sorts of things I currently consume :

Pre-breakfast

  • Banana, breakfast bar

Breakfast

  • Coffee
  • Cereal
  • Poached eggs
  • Omelette

Mid morning

  • Banana, breakfast bar
  • Hard boiled eggs
  • Dried fruit

Lunch

  • Pasta/rice/baked potato – generally with tuna

Mid afternoon

  • Banana, breakfast bar
  • Hard boiled eggs
  • Dried fruit

Dinner

  • Soup
  • Chicken/pork/fish meal with pasta/rice/potatoes and vegetables
  • Few glasses of wine

Evening

  • Banana, breakfast bar
  • Hard boiled eggs
  • Dried fruit

Before bed

  • Cereal

Through the day I drink a lot of :

  • Water
  • Tea
  • Skimmed milk
  • Fruit juice

In the way of supplements, currently I take carbohydrate/protein shakes twice a day; one an hour before a training session and the other immediately afterward.

Incidentally, if this has got you thinking about your own diet, you might like to swing by Examine.com. Fantastic site.

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Cheers.

 

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