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FAQ: I am a runner and I am never sure how much water to drink – Please help

FAQ: I am a runner and I am never sure how much water to drink – Please help A: We recommend to hydrate at a rate of approx. 8-10ml/H2O/kgBodyweight/hr when using our formulas. However, this may vary widely according to personal requirements, ambient temperature/humidity and the demands of the sport or event. For example, if […]

FAQ: Overhydration: Am I at risk?

FAQ: Overhydration: Am I at risk? Overhydration is the layman’s term for the medical term “hyponatraemia”. “Hypo” = small or low “Natraemia” = salt Hyponatraemia means that the sodium concentration in your body has become diluted. When this happens, your body’s water levels rise, and your cells begin to swell. This swelling can cause many […]

Comrades Marathon

Running the Comrades – What, When and How Much. (Also for Extreme Ultras – 100 Miler/160km UltraWashie, Washie 100 Miler, Marathon Des Sables). You need the following formulas: EnduraShake GT Gel and decanting bottles x 3 Joobies or Jooblets Souties EnduraPower (Optional, but a wonderful refreshing alternative to GT Gel. eg. 1st 10km, and for […]

Two Oceans Ultra Marathon

Two Oceans – Ultra – 56km If you are doing the 21km, then click here Summary: Nutrition/Carboloader: 3 days before: 1 scoop EnduraShake in 200mls water at 10h00, 15h00 and before bed. (Continue eating your normal meals) Breakfast Before: 2 scoops EnduraShake in 400ml water, 45 minutes before the start. Then…. GT GEL and/or EnduraPower: […]