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    DescriptionPaleo-style diets are all the rage as fitness enthusiasts, including the booming nation of CrossFitters, have adopted high-protein, low-processed-food diets to fuel their exercise. It all began with the publication of the book "The Paleo Diet" by renowned scientist Loren Cordain, PhD, who presented a breakthrough plan for weight loss and disease prevention without dieting or exercising. In 2005, Dr. Cordain joined with endurance coach Joe Friel to write "The Paleo Diet for Athletes". It sold 8,000 copies that first year, but it has sold even better as a backlist title - more than 20,000 units in both 2010 and 2012. Now, the authors offer an updated and revised edition of "The Paleo Diet for Athletes", specifically targeting runners, triathletes, and other serious amateur athletes. Cordain and Friel show that by using the foods our bodies were designed to eat - protein, fruits and vegetables, healthy fats, and even some saturated fats - anyone can achieve total-body fitness and dramatically improve the strength and cardiovascular efficiency. "The Paleo Diet for Athletes" gives specific guidelines for what to eat before, during and after a workout or competition along with simple, tasty recipes packed with power and wholesome ingredients.


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    Title
    The Paleo Diet for Athletes
    Subtitle
    A Nutritional Formula for Peak Athletic Performance
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Loren Cordain, By (author) Joe Friel
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 336
    Width: 152 mm
    Height: 226 mm
    Thickness: 25 mm
    Weight: 454 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9781609619176
    ISBN 10: 160961917X
    Classifications

    BIC E4L: HEA
    B&T Merchandise Category: GEN
    B&T Book Type: NF
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T9.4
    Ingram Subject Code: HL
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 01
    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 20
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 05
    BIC subject category V2: VFMD
    BISAC V2.8: HEA006000
    Libri: I-HL
    BISAC V2.8: HEA017000
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 24630
    B&T General Subject: 290
    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 30
    B&T Approval Code: A97403000, A09204000
    LC subject heading: ,
    BISAC V2.8: SPO047000, HEA007000
    DC22: 613.282
    LC subject heading: , ,
    DC22: 613.2/82
    LC subject heading:
    DC23: 613.25
    LC classification: RM237.65 .C669 2012
    Thema V1.0: VFMD
    Edition
    Revised
    Edition statement
    Revised edition
    Publisher
    Rodale Incorporated
    Imprint name
    Rodale Incorporated
    Publication date
    16 October 2012
    Publication City/Country
    Pennsylvania
    Author Information
    LOREN CORDAIN, PhD, a world-renowned scientist and expert on Paleolithic diets, is a professor in the department of health and exercise science at Colorado State University. He lives in Fort Collins, Colorado. JOE FRIEL, MS, is founder and president of Ultrafit, LLC, an association of elite endurance coaches. His books include "The Cyclist's Training Bible" and "The Triathlete's Training Bible. "He lives in Scottsdale, Arizona.