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Cajamar Tenerife Bluetrail 2017 and Hospiten offer a talk on diets for long distance races

Posted on 22-03-2017

Dr. José Alejandro Medina, specialist in internal medicine and nutrition, addressed the guidelines to safely prepare for an ultra distance race.

Tenerife March 22, 201:.- Cajamar Tenerife Bluetrail 2017, a mountain race organized by the Tenerife Island Government and to be held on June 10, and the Hospiten Group held an informative talk yesterday, Tuesday 21,  on diets during ultra distance races. The event, held at Hospiten Group Head Office in Santa Cruz de Tenerife, was directed by Dr. Jose Alejandro Medina, a specialist in internal medicine and nutrition, and was attended by more than fifty people.

During the talk, ‘What diet should I follow to prepare an ultra distance race?’, Dr. Medina addressed different aspects related to the guidelines of eating, hydration and supplementation to safely prepare a long distance race.

This talk is the second organized by Cajamar Tenerife Bluetrail 2017 and the Hospiten Group after the recent talk by Dr. Alejandro de la Rosa, specialist in sports cardiology at Hospiten Rambla. With this renewed collaboration with Cajamar Tenerife Bluetrail, in addition to promoting sport as part of a healthy lifestyle, the Hospiten Group aims to lend its support to other values associated with the development of a society that is sustainable and respectful of the environment.

Cajamar Tenerife Bluetrail 2017 is sponsored by the Cajamar Canarias Foundation, Turismo de Tenerife and Promotur and enjoys the collaboration of Physiorelax, Radio Club Tenerife-Cadena SER, Hospiten, Fonteide, Isola, Volkswagen Comerciales Canarias, TITSA, Cooperativa Fast, Nutrisport, QRV Emergencies, Naviera Armas and Iberia.