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ELIUD BREAKS THE BARRIER & JAN IS TRIATHLON WORLD CHAMPION

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ELIUD KIPCHOGE BREAKS THE BARRIER On October 12th 2019 the World witnessed sports history. Eliud Kipchoge broke the 2-hour marathon barrier and finished the 42,2 kilometres in one hour, fifty-nine minutes and forty seconds. Eliud Kipchoge is now the holder of both the official World Record and the Unofficial World Record. THE FUELING STRATEGY - From Maurten Maurten are currently evaluating the INEOS 1:59 challenge and are not able to confirm the exact intake of carbohydrates. But, the strategy was similar to the one applied during his World Record race in Berlin 2018. Every  5 kilometres Eliud received a bottle containing 250 millilitres of Drink Mix...

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INEOS 1.59 Challenge

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INEOS 1.59 CHALLENGE VIENNA’19 ON OCTOBER 12TH 2019, ELIUD KIPCHOGE WILL ATTEMPT TO BECOME THE FIRST HUMAN TO RUN A SUB 2 HOUR MARATHON, SUPPORTED BY INEOS. THIS HAS THE POTENTIAL TO BE A GENERATION DEFINING MOMENT OF HUMAN ACHIEVEMENT AND ONE OF THE GREATEST SPORTING MOMENTS OF THE 21ST CENTURY. Live Stream - Stream Start Time: 07:00 BST / 08.00ECT MAURTEN IS THE FUEL BEHIND THE 1.59 CHALLENGE 2019.   FUELLING INEOS 1:59 CHALLENGE IT CAN BE ESTIMATED THAT ELIUD KIPCHOGE EXPENDS >1200 KCAL PER HOUR AT 2:51 MIN/KM PACE - ALMOST EXCLUSIVELY FROM CARBOHYDRATES. KIPCHOGE WILL USE A MIXTURE OF GEL...

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