When the body loses too much sodium during exertion, it can be detrimental to your performance. Vitfor Future Champion, Danni Khan, was back in the lab for testing ahead of the 2020 season, and this time she underwent a simple sweat test to analyse and address her hydration requirements.
Marathon Man Goes From Couch to 5,000k
Whilst many of us would see Couch to 5k as challenge enough, having come that far, Matt Gibson, decided to add a few zeros to the goal. Now, after countless marathons, ultra-marathons, triathlons, epic bike rides and even a World Record or two, Matt reflects on his five year journey through the world of endurance sports.
Champions In The Making?
As the 2019 season draws to a close, we catch up with our Vitfor Future Champions athletes to find out how this innovative program has helped them achieve their cycling goals.
Training With An Injury
Injuries that get in the way of training can be a pain at the best of times. But how should you approach training with an injury if you're about to tackle an important event? Find out how Team Vitfor OTE athlete is coping with her injury on the road to the Kona 2019 Ironman World Championships.
Vitfor Future Champion, Dannielle Khan, Signs for Lotto-Soudal Ladies UCI Women’s Professional Team
Success for Vitfor Future Champions athlete, Danielle Khan, as she signs for pro team.
A future champion in the making
Danni Khan is an athlete on a mission. The first rider to be accepted onto Vitfor's Future Champions project, she's determined to make it onto the pro world tour team.
Could you be a 2021 Vitfor Future Champion?
Vitfor's Future Champions project is aimed at supporting up-and-coming young riders to make it to the top of their sport. Find out more about this unique program and how to apply for the 2021 season.
Pro athlete Nikki Bartlett on VO2 max testing
Pro triathlete, Nikki Bartlett, recommends physiological testing for anyone who takes improving their performance seriously. Here, she explains how her Vitfor VO2 Max test changed her training program.
It wasn’t that long ago that Charlie Tanfield was known only to his friends, family and the Vitfor coaching team. Now that Charlie is a Commonwealth Gold Individual Pursuit medallist, he’s the talk of the town! Before joining the pre-ranks, Charlie and his brother Harry were trained by Vitfor Performance Director, Craig Stevenson, for over … Continue reading No-chopper Charlie
Talent needs trauma
'Talent needs trauma' is the intimidating mantra of Clive Kennedy-Burn, two time Ironman 70.3 European and World age group champion. Here he shares the story of his first big win.