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Old 06-01-04, 08:19 PM
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Carb farts?

This is kinda embarrassing... at first, I noticed that during and after long rides in the saddle, I would get the toots. Big rippers. I considered my diet on these rides and concluded that Gatorade gave me gas. Then I went out on a long ride without a carb-laced drink and, lo, I STILL got the toots. So I'm thinking it's not so much the Gatorade as it is the carbohydrate in it. Perhaps it's got something to do with how I metabolize the carbs. Has anyone else experienced this?
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