What do pro riders eat and drink during stage races?

Fuelling for a single ride is one thing, but here CW explores how pro teams tackle the task of taking on sustenance for an entire stage race

(Image credit: Daniel Gould)

Eating during a stage race is not a matter to be taken lightly.

Recovery from one day’s effort has to be complemented with refreshing and refuelling for the next, while working around the logistical complications of a busy race schedule in unfamiliar surroundings.

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