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17.7: Elite Young Athletes

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    Young athletes have different energy and nutrient requirements compared to their adult counterparts, in part, because the young athletes are still growing and maturing. This abstract captures briefly the unique nutritional needs of elite young athletes. Much more research is needed in this area.

    Abstract: Nutrition and Elite Young Athletes: https://www.gssiweb.org/en-ca/Article/nutrition-and-elite-young-athletes