Low vs. High Carbohydrate Diets for Endurance Performance

Taken from http://www.bicycling.com – used in full, without any modifications and without their permission. Lately, it seems low-carbohydrate, high-fat (LCHF) diets are of greater interest among athletes.1 More and more elite and amateur endurance athletes are claiming there is an advantage to ditching the traditionally accepted high-carbohydrate, low-fat (HCLF) dietary strategies of the past in favor of higher-fat diets.