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When can i drink (alcohol)Shihtzu on EPO
Jan 24, 2003 3:02 PM
Is it better to drink the night before or the night after a hard workout. I've been sober for a long time because i've been training hardcore.
+ is beer, wine, or spirits better
re: When can i drink (alcohol)brider
Jan 24, 2003 3:07 PM
I'd have to say it's better to not drink it at all, but that's just my opinion.

Alcohol is a diuretic, so I'd say if you're gonna drink, do it after your event or hard workout. And always drink an equal amount of water at the same time.

Beer -- higher carbs and lower alcohol that wine (generally) and spirits.
Wine -- easier to sip, tastes better at room temp (at least some of them do)
Spirits -- for when you want to really tie one on.
pretty sure you have to be 21 in most statesmore mud
Jan 24, 2003 3:45 PM
seriously if you are in a low enough cat that you do not know the answer to this question then you should just be trying to have fun with bike racing still! living like a monk isn't really that fun.....