Roundtable #3 - This is a major conflict of interest in cycling performance

Episode 40 August 29, 2022 00:31:01
Roundtable #3 - This is a major conflict of interest in cycling performance
The Cycling Performance Club
Roundtable #3 - This is a major conflict of interest in cycling performance

Aug 29 2022 | 00:31:01

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Hosted By

Damian Ruse Cyrus Monk Dr. Jason Boynton

Show Notes

In this Roundtable episode Jason presents his thoughts around two stakeholders in the cycling performance world with potentially conflicting interests: athletes, coaches, & performance staff who want to improve cycling performance vs. companies selling and marketing performance products and services. In a perfect world these entities could work together harmoniously to benefit each other and the sport. But how do we navigate towards a mutually beneficial relationship for these two groups of stakeholders when they are incentivized differently? Step one might be to acknowledge and explore their conflicts of interest, desired outcomes, and what they offer each other…

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Episode References:
Reliability and Validity of the CORE Sensor to Assess Core Body Temperature during Cycling Exercise

Video: How valid and reliable is the CORE temperature monitor?

WKO forum thread discussing “Optimized Intervals” concerns #1

WKO forum thread discussing “Optimized Intervals” concerns #2

Twitter thread with Dr. Mark Burnley discussing VLamax concerns

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Co-hosts:
Jason Boynton, Ph.D.
boyntoncoaching.com

Cyrus Monk
cyclistscientist.com

Producer & co-host:
Damian Ruse
semiprocycling.com

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