Carb Boom! ~ Energy Gels
When looking for some gels
for my final event of the season, the
Mark at Wheways gave me a couple of Carb-BOOM!'s to try.
These gels are made from super concentrated complex carbohydrates and
flavoured with real fruit. Never looking a gift horse in the
mouth, I gave then a try
and was well impressed.
They tasted nice (which
helps), there was
no "chemical aftertaste" that you can get with some gels and I really
did feel them kick in. Especially over the top and on the descent of
These gels are a perfect
sports nutritional supplement to increase and maintain energy levels
before, during and after exercise.
Their carbohydrate composition
consists of a special blend of 22-25g of complex carbohydrates (maltodextrin)
and just 2-4g of simple sugars. This provides for a superior taste that
is “not too sweet” and is very gentle on the stomach. If,
however, you are susceptible to stomach upset then give the added
caffeine gels a miss. Or at least try them in training first.
Carb-BOOM! gels come in the
Banana Peach, and
They're packaged in 1.4
ounce "easy tear" foil packets that fit nicely under your short leg.
That way they reach body temperature and flow easily down the throat and
in to your system. For more info on energy gels, click on the packs
Contact Mark on + 44 (0)1534
780996, email: firstname.lastname@example.org,
or call in at
16 Broad Street,