Super Humans

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The One with the Sports

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For elite athletes, a dietary balance that helps energize their bodies and minds can mean the difference between going for gold and going home. In this clip, Olympic athlete Morgan Mitchell talks through the kinds of foods she eats daily to fuel her performance on the track. Victorian Institute of Sport sports dietitian Kylie Andrew describes the elements that make up a nutrient-rich breakfast, while explaining why it’s important to eat a rainbow of fresh foods.

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The One with the Sports

Yr Level

Learning Area

Curriculum Code
High Performance Fuel
3 4 5 6
Health and Physical Education English
ACPPS036 ACPPS054 ACELY1694 ACELY1704 ACELY1714
Transcript The One with the Sports
3, 4, 5, 6
Health and Physical Education, English
ACPPS036; ACPPS054; ACELY1694; ACELY1704; ACELY1714
The One with the Sports
High Performance Fuel
Yr Level
3 4 5 6
Learning Area
Health and Physical Education English
Curriculum Code
ACPPS036 ACPPS054 ACELY1694 ACELY1704 ACELY1714
Transcript The One with the Sports
Yr Level
3, 4, 5, 6
Learning Area
Health and Physical Education, English
Curriculum Code
ACPPS036; ACPPS054; ACELY1694; ACELY1704; ACELY1714

Factastical #5

Sulphur helps give flavour to mustard, onions and garlic (it also smells a bit like rotten eggs on its own).