Pizza: A Runners Fuel


Most runners eat about one medium pizza pie every month.  No wonder they call pizza a runners fuel often. However, pizzas are high-fat disasters with few nutritionally redeeming qualities.

My dog agrees - pizza is a runners fuelDon’t despair, there is solution for that? Make your own at home and load it with ingredients that are good for you.

An article from Runners World magazine says, “…Choose your crust, sauce, cheese, and toppings, then assemble the pizza on a baking sheet lined with parchment paper. Bake at 450° F for 10 to 15 minutes.” Read full article here.

Another article shares how to eat pizza the healthy way… read full article here.

That said I have to go get me a pizza. You know why? My dog is giving me a hint…just look at her!

‘Gotta go. Eat well and more runs with pizza – as a runners fuel.

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