Alcohol around Training and Life - Part 2 - with Anthony Di Paolo

Episode 41
1h 19m | May 15, 2022

Back this week with Part 2 of ‘Alcohol around life and training’. This weeks episode has far more information than last weeks episode. I go into a range of reasons that consuming alcohol around training is not the best for us. I also finish off the episode with a good ol fashion ramble about all the things that run through my mind on a regular basis. The episode goes a bit like this: 

  • Recap of Last weeks main points (0:00 - 5:30)
  • How does alcohol effect our ability to recover? (5:43)
  • Alcohol contributes to muscle breakdown (7:30)
  • Space out drinking and training to reduce the effects of alcohol (9:25)
  • You want your training to trend up not down (10:30)
  • Alcohol and its effects on Hormones (12:15)
  • It causes imbalances that can lead to Depression and Anxiety (13:40)
  • Alcohol puts your body under stress. Impacting its ability to function (15:05)
  • Alcohol impairs the bodies ability to absorb calcium (16:10)
  • Over indulging in alcohol can lead to a fatty liver (17:05)
  • Effects of alcohol on performance and recovery (19:25)
  • Your body is going to be focused on the alcohol and not on repairing your body after your workouts (20:50)
  • It disrupts your REM sleep cycle (21:30)
  • It can result in dehydration (24:20)
  • Consumption of alcohol post workout (26:45)
  • Top Takeaways (30:36)
  • Brief Recap of what i’ve gone over so far (35:00)
  • How has my week been? (42:36)
  • When did Eating Disorders become a thing (44:17)
  • I don’t like body building (48:13)
  • I saw Dr Strange (53:49)
  • Strength Goals (1:00:17)
  • How long I’ve spent on my bikes (1:03:10)
  • The Hard days count more than the good days (1:07:30)

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