TdF food supplements .....

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TdF food supplements .....

Postby MichaelB » Tue Jul 06, 2010 4:09 pm

Given that tonight may be a cracker stage, can anyone recommend some good staples to keep me going to the wee small hours that meet the following criteria (apart from coffee) ;

The foods must be ;

Healthy
Low fat
Low sugar
Low carbs
Tasty

Probably excludes 99% of late night nosh food, but maybe there is something ...... :roll:

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Re: TdF food supplements .....

Postby roller » Tue Jul 06, 2010 4:11 pm

bananas/strong black tea. . .



and i'm a big fan of the following ad, which does mention supplements/food, so it's not entirely out of place in this thread:

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Postby hannos » Tue Jul 06, 2010 4:15 pm

MichaelB wrote:The foods must be ;

Healthy
Low fat
Low sugar
Low carbs
Tasty

Probably excludes 99% of late night nosh food, but maybe there is something ...... :roll:



I was going to suggest cardboard, but you mentioned Tasty...
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Postby MichaelB » Tue Jul 06, 2010 4:18 pm

hannos wrote:
I was going to suggest cardboard, but you mentioned Tasty...


:lol: :lol:

But that has no sugra, unless you count cellulose.

Might have to ad that it has to be non-toxic, and non-recycled too .....

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Re: TdF food supplements .....

Postby Aushiker » Tue Jul 06, 2010 11:02 pm

Hi

Fruit or raisin toast.

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Re: TdF food supplements .....

Postby shiv » Wed Jul 07, 2010 1:39 am

roller wrote:bananas/strong black tea. . .



and i'm a big fan of the following ad, which does mention supplements/food, so it's not entirely out of place in this thread:




That ad is awesome!! Andy appears waaaaaaaay cooler then jockey voiced Contador

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Re: TdF food supplements .....

Postby JV911 » Wed Jul 07, 2010 9:20 am

MichaelB wrote:can anyone recommend some good staples to keep me going to the wee small hours


jump on the mag trainer :D

Aushiker wrote:Fruit or raisin toast.


heaps of sugar in that, no?
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Re: TdF food supplements .....

Postby roller » Wed Jul 07, 2010 9:48 am

shiv wrote:
roller wrote:bananas/strong black tea. . .



and i'm a big fan of the following ad, which does mention supplements/food, so it's not entirely out of place in this thread:




That ad is awesome!! Andy appears waaaaaaaay cooler then jockey voiced Contador


yeah andy seems a lot more relaxed and comfortable, he could do all sorts of commercials. .

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Re: TdF food supplements .....

Postby MichaelB » Wed Jul 07, 2010 9:49 am

JV911 wrote:
MichaelB wrote:can anyone recommend some good staples to keep me going to the wee small hours


jump on the mag trainer :D



Did a 45km ride last night that included Mt Lofty via Greenhill Rd with a total of 760m of climbing in the end.

After the milk/milk powder/banana shake (as suggested by WombatK), had a lightish dinner (Brie & Ham on a Sourdough roll, fell asleep for a bit, watched the first cobbles, scoffed a fingerbun (no butter) which was a leftover from kids party during the day, but then went to bed.

Couldn't stay awake, but will watch the cobble carnage tonight :P

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Re: TdF food supplements .....

Postby BrisVegas » Wed Jul 07, 2010 10:27 am

so, a bag of Tomato Sauce flavoured Samboys is no good then??? :oops: :oops:

Where's that "What's your weakness" thread?! :lol:
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Re: TdF food supplements .....

Postby MichaelB » Wed Jul 07, 2010 11:24 am

BrisVegas wrote:so, a bag of Tomato Sauce flavoured Samboys is no good then??? :oops: :oops:


There was plenty of junk food available, but was a bit tired from the ride, so missed out most of it (thankfully)

Used to love the "Full Monty" flavoured chips though ..... :roll:

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Re: TdF food supplements .....

Postby mathewnicholls » Wed Jul 07, 2010 8:38 pm

Air-popped popcorn isn't too bad for you!! Fruit in jelly is great also, those weight watcher versions are little more than 10 calories a tub...

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Re: TdF food supplements .....

Postby Robdog » Wed Jul 28, 2010 9:31 pm

shiv wrote:That ad is awesome!! Andy appears waaaaaaaay cooler then jockey voiced Contador


Maybe because Bertie speaks Spanish on the telly and Andy speaks the Queen's tongue :mrgreen:
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