Endurance Athletes & Glycogen Restoration

Learn How Endurance Athletes Should Restore Their Glycogen Level


Carbs For Endurance Athletes

It is important for endurance athletes that are training aerobically for 90 or minutes per day need to restore their glycogen levels daily. Glycogen is critical to maintain energy levels, improve performance, and delay/reduce fatigue.

  • To maintain glycogen stores, endurance athletes should consume 8-10 grams of carbohydrates per kilogram of body weight each day.