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Not too long after you finish that cup, as it turns out. If you’re looking to hit the gym when your caffeine boost is at its most powerful, you’re going to want to down a cup of joe roughly 45. Scientists at the University of Illinois found that consuming the caffeine equivalent of two to three cups of coffee one hour before a 30-minute bout of high-intensity exercise reduced perceived.

In one Journal of Pain study, drinking coffee 24 to 48 hours after exercise cut symptoms of delayed onset muscle soreness – that tight, achy feeling you get a couple days after a super-tough. Both Moreno and Thomas agree that the best time to drink coffee is well before the workout actually begins. You shouldn’t drink it when you’re sweating (at that point, your body needs water to re-hydrate—not coffee).

Thomas suggests having coffee 30-60 minutes prior to a workout, whereas Moreno suggest having coffee a little before that. Should You Drink Coffee Before Working Out? It’s estimated that 57% of American adults consume coffee every day. If you are one of those people, you likely rely on a daily cup of joe — and the caffeine it contains — to perk you up in the morning. You may even use it to give you an energy boost before working out or exercising.

“Caffeine is quickly absorbed from the stomach within 15 to 45 minutes of consumption, but it hits its peak stimulatory effects between 30 and 75 minutes,” she says. Drinking a cup about one hour before you work out is optimal, Skolnik says. You’ll want more fluids than just an eight-ounce mug of joe to get adequately prepped, though.

Potential benefits of drinking coffee before exercise According to Michels, “Consuming pre-workout caffeine may up your metabolism, suppress the effect on perceived exertion, improve microcirculation, and enhance your athletic performance. Why you should drink coffee before a workout. Coffee helps you work longer – By 1730, tea had replaced coffee in London as the daily drink of choice. That preference continued in the. Drinking a couple cups of coffee before a workout could actually make it feel more enjoyable, according to new research published in the Journal of Applied Physiology.

You want to time your coffee intake pre-workout so that you get the most bang for your buck. Whether you’re doing a long run or a 20-minute HIIT workout, you want to try and get in your coffee about one hour before working out, according to the Collegiate &.

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Coffee even offers an extra energy boost before exercise; recent research shows that drinking coffee before a workout can help it feel easier and less painful.

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And remember, if you normally have coffee in the morning, a cup before your workout is probably okay.

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If you don’t drink coffee but are considering using it before a competition, try it several times before workouts to see how it affects you.

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You can also try adding a caffeine gel shot before working out.

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Good, fresh coffee is a wonderful natural stimulator before a workout.

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Best T Time: Try drinking one or two cups of coffee, or an energy drink containing around 200 milligrams of caffeine, immediately before exercise.

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Believe it or not, having a cup of coffee before your workout may offer an extra fatburning boost simply because caffeine sparks adrenaline production.

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I normally have a weak coffee at breakfast and one before my workout, and I sometimes have a cup

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In my experience, if I drink coffee in the morning, I get a great energy boost then, as well as some additional mental acuity, and it helps to access fat stores in the middle of the race.

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In fact, I often encourage people to work out first thing in the morning on an empty stomach because they already have all the fuel their body needs.

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  • so let me understand i need to drink 1 coffee pre-workout and then 1 coffee post-workout and after 4-6h eat a good amount of protein and littlebit carbs? (and afc all this after a fasting) am i correct?

  • Hey Thomas, i hope you can answer me on this.

    How many carbs are we talking about when it comes to post workout, because i’m a little skeptical of kicking my body out of ketosis?

  • Hello Thomas!

    Do you know it it also works with theobromine? I’m thinking of raw cacao for recovery. Cacao-banana-smoothie would be great but banana seems to contain lots of saccharose which isn’t preferred, right?

    Tea also has theobromine so that’s also why I’m wondering. I’d prefer tea over coffee as it’s not that acidic for the stomach.

  • Should I not be consuming fats at this time? You say not to combine fats with carbs. If I drink a coffee with coconut oil and then 30 grams of carbs, is that a big no no?

  • Technically speaking, would you not want caffeine pre and post workout? Pre would mean less glycogen is used up and post would fill glycogen tremendously. Wouldn’t this cause an influx of carbs to spill over into fat since more carbs were preserved during the workout?

  • Hi there,
    Usually you should feel the difference about 2-3 weeks in, and get a noticeable difference (other people will notice) within the first month.

  • Thats great, but careful if your workout is in the evening, caffeine can get in the way of having a good night of sleep. Getting enough sleep consistently is more beneficial than having 66% more glycogen in your muscle. What he’s not saying is that the carb-caffeine drinks participants were given post-workout had the equivalent to 5-6 cups of coffee in them, which is a serious amount. It’s unclear if the glycogen storing effect is as strong with lower amounts of caffeine, according to the study.

  • Technically speaking, would you not want caffeine pre and post workout? Pre would mean less glycogen is used up and post would fill glycogen tremendously. Wouldn’t this cause an influx of carbs to spill over into fat since more carbs were preserved during the workout?

  • Thank you for the information on calcium depletion, now I understand why my legs feel so drained of energy lately. Looking forward to seeing more of your videos.

  • What is your opinion about using cold coffee during workout?
    (Your videos are great and you already made post and pre-workout coffee, but not while training)

  • Is it safe, again I am on weightloss plan
    And seriously dieting on fixiny myself to strick diet plan is impossible.

    coffee will help me if I consume after my exercise?
    I required to reduce nearly 20kg within month 2 month!

  • Was just thinking about this because my pre workout is almost gone. 37 dollars for 30 servings:< might start taking coffee instead before my workout.Also would you guys consider making a video about belts? Like how to properly use them, which kind to use, or when to actually use them. Oh and about different grips too!

  • Coffee with mct oil and collagen peptides with a dash of cinnamon and cacao about 15 mins after post workout keto meal and having trained fasted,,,,,,,you can literally feel the muscles swelling and the fat melting off you!! i do it 6 days a week!!

  • Hi Raghav,

    Can I drink Tea…before or after the workout…I do have this habit of drinking a cup of tea after coming from Gym…but only after 10-15 minutes after I come from Gym…..and in-between those 10-15 minutes I drink around a 1/2 to 1 litre of water…

    Is this habit correct…or should I change it??

  • Ok I finished post workout coffee with cream,coconut oil and 1 scoop protein!my doubt Is breakfast necessary after post workout BPC

  • HELP…I am trying to do KETO and Fasting. My workout is at 6am. How can I don’t caffeine and CARBS as a post workout…if I am not to break my fast until 11am? This has always been my challenge. The timing of my workout with my meals..

  • Some thoughts on mg of caffeine would be helpful before and after. I’m an energy drink consumer and coffee drinkerI’ve tried different supplements and herbs, but I come back to caffeine every time.

  • Summary:
    Caffeine as a Pre & Posts Training/Workout is Great for increased Muscle Mass, Fat Loss, Mental and Physical Performance and Recovery

  • HELP…I am trying to do KETO and Fasting. My workout is at 6am. How can I don’t caffeine and CARBS as a post workout…if I am not to break my fast until 11am? This has always been my challenge. The timing of my workout with my meals..

  • Great info!! I’m curious if you have any information on drinking coffee after taking creatine. I’ve heard the coffee cancels out the effects of creatine.

  • Brewed coffee tastes better in my opinion than instant coffee, but is there any difference in terms of results, when it comes to these health benefits of coffee?

  • Caffine is poison. U dont need caffine with work outs u drink water then after uhave a protein shake,caffine is terrible totally

  • I am not able to draw conculsion from the video whether i shouldtake caffine pre workoyt or post workoutgor fat loss….cz i don’t want to increase my carbs level…i just want to reduce fat…can anyone plz clear my doubt???

  • Mr. DeLauer, I was wondering if this works if I am doing IF 16/8. I lift 5x a week and LISS for 3x a week. I stop eating at 8 pm, wake up and lift weights around 6 am and after my workout I stay fasted post workout until 12 am.

    Can I drink coffee after my post workout? I would drink it somewhere around 9 am and stay fasted for 3 more hours before my first meal. Thank you!

  • man caffeine is shit, you get addicted to the shit and almost depend on it just like meth,like you need it to take up or to go to work. Cut it out in my opinion 

  • Thats great, but careful if your workout is in the evening, caffeine can get in the way of having a good night of sleep. Getting enough sleep consistently is more beneficial than having 66% more glycogen in your muscle. What he’s not saying is that the carb-caffeine drinks participants were given post-workout had the equivalent to 5-6 cups of coffee in them, which is a serious amount. It’s unclear if the glycogen storing effect is as strong with lower amounts of caffeine, according to the study.

  • @AnabolicAliens I’m new to your channel. What do you recommend I use in my coffee for extra boost of energy? Micronized creatine only? I really need energy to workout because my life depends on it. Also, what brand coffee you recommend?

  • YEY! I only chug coffee for pre-workout… Now I have an excuse to chug more coffee after workout… Hope I can sleep… LOL!
    Will try this out. Thanks, Mr. DeLauer!

  • Thanks for this! saved me some time emailing you guys. After hearing and seeing everyone mentioning pre-workouts i just got the impression it’s to just wake you up, make you alert and ready to workout. I thought well, I drink a lot of coffee, isn’t that just fine? I guess so. A lot of gyms have cafes/coffee shops.. Must be why.

  • how much do I need to wait to drink coffee before and after workout? it depends an muscle up or cardio exercise? and how much do I need to drink? (P.S. i make Intermittent Fasting)

  • But then again, if you get more pump, you tear the muscle that much more isnt it? then rebuild it and go again. So how that does not benefit us? I know its all synthetic.. and its bad.. but 50% or more stuff we buy probably are made in a lab.. I remember taking Jack3d original or sumperpumpMAX back in a day.. that stuff was a miracle! I know it was dusted.. but who cared:D

  • Perfect since I ❤️ coffee!

    Question… will drinking coffee in the morning with only one tablespoon of half and half and 1 packet of stevia break me out of fasting?

  • @Thomas De Lauer: how much coffee before and after work out? How long before work out I should drink my coffee (with coconut oil if I’m not fasting)?
    What about my whey isolate?
    After work out I should drink some coffee, then drink my whey protein and sweet potato to provide the glycogen?

  • Hi. my friends say that coffee should be drunk with sugar.that there would be a better coffee result. they heard it on television when a doctor told them. need or do not need sugar for coffee..
    maybe you understand because I used google translate

  • Does this mean that i should consume caffeine/carbs 4 hours after workout for best uptake or I should consume them about an hour after and the benefits will hit 4 hours later? Please help. Thanks

  • Can I take creatine with carbs + caffeine post workout? And All the best Sir, very close to the 1 million extended family. Congratulations in advance!

  • Should I not be consuming fats at this time? You say not to combine fats with carbs. If I drink a coffee with coconut oil and then 30 grams of carbs, is that a big no no?

  • well its only supposed to be a small cup of black coffee 2030 mins before a workout so i never feel uneasy, i feel light and ready. for most people they’d rather just drink coffee instead of supp’s

  • how much do I need to wait to drink coffee before and after workout? it depends an muscle up or cardio exercise? and how much do I need to drink? (P.S. i make Intermittent Fasting)

  • Yep. That explains why having a black coffee on an empty stomach before a 10km run every morning followed by a leafy green salad helped me stay lean, fit & strong.

  • Could you maybe make a vid about keto-rash. i Love you in depth science-y take on this health lifestyle ive gone from 150kg to 110kg and love this. but the keto rash not so much if you have anything please share in a video:) thanks from denmark

  • I can see what you’re saying about coffee being true, and tablets n fat burners being better, ofcourse I don’t use any of those cos I’m too tight. Short little shot of black coffee, no more than a 3rd of a cup 30 minutes before I arrive and I’m good.

  • This video doesnt really elaborate on why you shouldnt drink coffee before a workout. If you eat a healthy meal and drink water with the coffee youre fine. Plus coffee is healthy is delicious.

  • Hi. my friends say that coffee should be drunk with sugar.that there would be a better coffee result. they heard it on television when a doctor told them. need or do not need sugar for coffee..
    maybe you understand because I used google translate

  • Yes. Like any preworkout supplement, your body will adapt to it if used every day. If you fancy a ridiculously powerful change, try some pure caffeine alongside green tea.

    Russ

  • So dumb how many people come on to others channel & leave negative comments….if they bother you so much why are you trolling there channel.

  • plez plezz tell me when to take creatine.can i take creatine every day
    plezz jaldi tell me i need u r help and how to take with water or with any thing else
    thanku

  • Hey Thomas, i hope you can answer me on this.

    How many carbs are we talking about when it comes to post workout, because i’m a little skeptical of kicking my body out of ketosis?

  • also ive been going to the gym for a week now and i was just wondering how long would it be to see results because ive seen no results so far

  • Never got creatine because I thought it caused hair loss, guess not haha. Gonna buy some tonight and start putting it in my coffee.

  • Before even watching the video (commercial is running) I swear by coffee as a pre-workout.  I would also say that coffee trumps all those expensive energy drinks in general. 

  • I drink 3x 8 oz cups of coffee when I wake up I feel super hot sweaty and chaffee really bad I get anxiety but I’m jacked for energy

  • Whats a good alternative to coffee? It stopped working for me (I need like 600mg to get the same effects that I used to get from 50g)

  • I just saw this video and I have to ask; does decaf coffee work the same way post-workout? Late evening workouts and caffeine won’t work. Thanks

  • i took a 200mg caffeine pill and got the best workout. its cheap and effective. i paid ten for 90. i ran 40 minutes hard on threadmill and dids weights for 40 minutes. no after effects or anything. then went home, ate 3 big pieces of fish and called it a day. i dont do coffee before workouts unless its one of those cold Chicago winter days that you just want that hot cup in your hands. it works for me. redbull and energy drinks dont compare to my caffeine tablet.

  • So is it safe to say, black coffee before workout and keto coffee afterwards? My keto coffee would be meal replacement for breakfast.

  • Is it safe, again I am on weightloss plan
    And seriously dieting on fixiny myself to strick diet plan is impossible.

    coffee will help me if I consume after my exercise?
    I required to reduce nearly 20kg within month 2 month!

  • One cup of coffee has around 336 mg of caffeine. One shot of espresso has around 75 mg. You should really do your research before you say that you’d need 2-4 cups of coffee to get 200 mg of caffeine.

  • I like to drink alot of black coffe no suggar befor I work out only one full spoon by the way I work out 7:00 the morning to 9:00 but one day I felt good relly good so I went and did.my coffe and added 4full spoons of black coffe when I was working out I felt wiered/funny I had a iritation in my left face cheeck I looked at a mirror my.cheek was twiching teally hard I went.home for the day and I will never drink coffe again.

  • Drinking coffee has a direct effect on hormones, increases cortisol level. Research shows, increase in cortisol post workout leads to more stress. Stress = Muscle catabolism.

  • After a day, coffee didn’t work for me anymore.
    Everybody responds differently to things.
    Which is why there are pre workouts.

    And drugs.

  • Ye it gives a boost, bit not like capucino,latte those r fkn joke…black strong coffee,and expect 2 much it aint a pw but coukd be good if u take more of it

  • Ye it gives a boost, bit not like capucino,latte those r fkn joke…black strong coffee,and expect 2 much it aint a pw but coukd be good if u take more of it

  • Avg cup of coffee is usually around 60mg-100mg of caffeine. A lot of preworkouts also give you other supplements like creatine, AAKG, B vitamins, ect. The caffeine in coffee will give you a boost but it’s not the exact same as a pre workout mix.

  • Excellent Video and Content! Great material and very informative, I included this video in one of my recent blog posts highlighting pre-workout alternatives and Coffee is in my list of top 3 pre-workout alternatives. Thanks for the great vid! http://veganfitness.home.blog/2019/02/10/natural-pre-workout-alternatives-top-3-choices/

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