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Aches and pains crop up during long rides. To minimize them:
It's essential while cycling long distances that you stay hydrated and keep eating. A good rule of thumb is to drink a bottle of water every hour, and even more if you're cycling on a hot day or on a particularly grueling endurance ride. And you'll want a bite or two of food every fifteen minutes or so.
What you eat and drink before, during and after physical activity is the key to success.