Category Archives: Nutrition

February 28, 2022

Is Caffeine Part of Your Race Nutrition Plan?

Melanie Clark (Battaglia), MS, RD, CSSD Sports Dietitian How many hours per week do you spend training leading up to an endurance event? As you put in countless hours of training make sure you also have a nutrition strategy as this is a component of race and training success. One example of a race…  Read more »

June 7, 2021

5 Ways to Prevent Gastrointestinal Issues on Race Day

Melanie Clark, MS, RD, CSSD, LD, Well-Fit Sports Dietitian Imagine not having to worry about GI issues on race day. Exercise induced gastrointestinal (GI) symptoms include bloating, gas, abdominal pain, vomiting or diarrhea.  Even minor GI symptoms can impact performance. As soon as they occur, the symptoms take your focus off racing/training. There are several…  Read more »

February 27, 2020

Well-Fit Open House – March 7

Well-Fit will be hosting an Open House on Saturday, March 7 from 7am-12pm. Try a new class, mingle with coaches, visit our vendor booths, and enjoy some tasty treats.  Free and open to the public.  Grab some friends and come work out with us! Guests, email to reserve a class time. Specify your name…  Read more »

January 6, 2020

Join Well-Fit’s 6-Week ROKA Challenge

Need some motivation to get back into the swing of things?  We have just the right incentive for you.  Train at Well-Fit regularly for six weeks beginning January 13, log your time, and you could win one of three great prizes from ROKA:  A wetsuit, a skinsuit, or a swag bag.  Start building your base…  Read more »

November 7, 2019

Well-Fit Open House – November 23

Well-Fit will be hosting an Open House on Saturday, November 23 from 7am-12pm. Try a new class, mingle with coaches, have some food and enter to win a new Proton LT jacket from our partner Arc’teryx. Plus a special membership offer good only on that day!  It’s free and open to the public, so grab…  Read more »

May 2, 2019

Refuel with a Banana Nut Sweet Potato

Most of us know the importance of eating a balanced meal within four hours of finishing a workout. This recipe is an excellent choice for after your weekend long run/ride, or a quick breakfast or lunch you can throw together at work after your morning workout. The meal should include each of your macronutrients: carbohydrates,…  Read more »

February 6, 2019

Well-Fit Open House – February 23

Well-Fit will be hosting an Open House on Saturday, February 23 from 7am-12pm, open to the public. Try a new class, mingle with coaches, have some food and enter to win free programs and prizes. Plus a special discount to sign up for programs offered on that day only! Scott Jenkins will be here doing…  Read more »

December 20, 2018

Staying Healthy This Holiday

-Melanie Battaglia, MS, RDN, LDN The holidays are a busy time of year filled with to-do lists, shopping, holiday parties, and family and friend traditions. Holidays and traditions tend to be food focused with foods that we may not typically eat.  The holidays may lead to overeating or putting your health goals aside until after…  Read more »

November 27, 2018

Well-Fit Open House and Ironman Panel – December 8

Well-Fit will be hosting an Open House on Saturday, December 8 from 7am-12pm, open to the public. In addition to the classes, we will be hosting an Ironman Panel to discuss what it takes to become an Ironman! Join novice and seasoned athletes and coaches from Well-Fit as they discuss the considerations when signing up…  Read more »

November 20, 2018

The Thanksgiving Plate

Thanksgiving is notoriously a time for overeating and indulging. But some of the main foods involved in a Thanksgiving Day meal have tons of health benefits. Our resident dietitian, Melanie Battaglia, gives us an informative breakdown of some Thanksgiving favorites and their performance benefits. Sweet potatoes Sweet potatoes are a source of fiber, potassium, magnesium,…  Read more »

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