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Customer reviews for High 5 Energy Source Plus 2.2kg

High 5 Energy Source Plus 2.2kg

EnergySource Plus is a new generation of sports drinks for use during exercise. It contains a carbohydrate formulation of maltodextrin and fructose in a ratio of 2:1 and essential electrolytes. The differences between EnergySource Plus and EnergySource are that the Plus contains caffeine (60mg/litre), magnesium and a greater level of electrolytes. Research has shown that you should consume 60 grams of carbohydrate every hour if exercising. However, now the recommended intake for the new generation EnergySource Plus, with 2:1 fructose can be substantially higher at around 100g per hour. During tough events it is important to keep your body hydrated, absorbing water is vital and the ingredients within the EnergySource Plus gives you that hydration. The Electrolyte levels in the EnergySource Plus should be adequate. If however your sweat rates rise then it is recommended that you add a High5 Zero Neutral tablet to 500ml of EnergySource Plus, so that it boosts your electrolyte content. Some Athletes find that in some caffeine product drinks it can cause muscle cramp, so always try it out in a training session before using in a race situation.
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2 out of 2Would you recommend this product to a friend?100%reviewers recommend this product.
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Customer reviews for High 5 Energy Source Plus 2.2kg
Review 1 for High 5 Energy Source Plus 2.2kg
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5 / 5
5 / 5
Country:United Kingdom
Age:35-44
Style:Road Cyclist
Experience:Regular
Gender:Male
It was bought:Online

Great Product, Excellent Value & Tastes Great

Posted18 August 2015
Yes, I recommend this product.
Pros: Good value, Good quality, great taste
A super citrus flavour energy drink, does exactly what it says on the tub!! Great for short rides, beating that PB or for long day rides out. Super great value too, highly recommended.
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Review 2 for High 5 Energy Source Plus 2.2kg
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5 / 5

Great product from a trusted company

Posted23 June 2012
Yes, I recommend this product.
I really have nothing but good words for high 5 products.
This product is relatively palatable, it is really light on your stomach and doesn't make me feel sick if I'm pushing really hard on uphill stages - a lot of other drinks make me feel a bit queasy!
The blend of carbohydrates and caffeine gives you exactly what you need to knock a few mins of any PB!!
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