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An evening of lectures, Q&A session and reception addressing the importance of nutrition within sport.
Two guest speakers:
Their combined academic and sporting experience will provide an in-depth understanding of particular research areas including fuelling as an athlete. A question and answer session will allow attendees to pursue topics of further interest and exploration.
The Q&A panel will include speakers:
Peta Bee, health and fitness journalist writing for the Times, Sunday Times, Athletics Weekly
Bill Foster, club women's middle distance and endurance coach, University of Loughborough, and former international athlete
Tom Fairbrother, marathon runner and co-founder of the #TRAINBRAVE campaign.
Open to all. Free to attend.
17:30 Arrival and registration
18:00 First lecture: Dr Oliver Witard Endurance athletes: Fuelling muscles for peak performance
18:30 Second lecture: Dr Jessica Piasecki An academic athlete insight into Relative Energy deficiency-sport
19:00 Question and answer session