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Race during base period... (Read 855 times)

    No, Hammer products don't have artificial sweeteners, they have something called long-chain maltodextrin.  Here are the ingredients in 1 of their gels:


    Ingredients: Long Chained Maltodextrin, Filtered Water, Apple Juice Concentrate, Energy Smart® (Fruit Juice, Natural Grain Dextrins), Ground Cinnamon, Malic Acid, Vanilla Extract, Potassium Sorbate (as a preservative), Salt, Amino Acids (L-Leucine, L-Alanine, L-Valine, L-Isolucine), Potassium Chloride.

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    Consistently Slow


       TallChick-Thanks. Never really looked at gels much except for sodium content.

      http://www.nutriworkscnc.com/articles/Energy%20Gels_Are%20They%20All%20Good.pdf

      Run until the trail runs out.

      2200 miles ---2015

      50miler 13:26:18

      Race Less Train More

       Pistol 100 ----01/03/15 27:46:58

       The pain that hurts the worse is the imagined pain. One of the most difficult arts of racing is learning to ignore the imagined pain and just live with the present pain (which is always bearable.) - Jeff

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