Commentaries on Viewpoint : The two-hour marathon : Who and when ?

  title={Commentaries on Viewpoint : The two-hour marathon : Who and when ?},
  author={Thomas P. Olson and Bryan J. Taylor Bruce D. Johnson},
TO THE EDITOR: It was with great interest that we read the Journal of Applied Physiology Viewpoint on the 2-h marathon barrier (3). We would argue that, alongside having a superlative V̇O2max, lactate threshold, and running economy, it will be required for this athlete to have an individualized and aggressive fueling strategy coupled with a predisposition for high exogenous CHO oxidation (CHOexog), without a history of GI distress. It is clear that supplemented carbohydrate (CHO) improves… CONTINUE READING

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