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Tailwind Nutrition - Nutrient Breakdown

Posted by XMiles Team on

All you need, all day. Really. Tailwind mixes with water to meet all your calorie, hydration, and electrolyte needs, without upsetting your stomach or making your taste buds revolt. Just toss it in a bottle or hydration pack, shake, and GO! Ingredients Dextrose (Glucose), Sucrose, Sodium Citrate, Sea Salt, Citric Acid, Organic Flavour, Potassium Chloride, Calcium Carbonate, Magnesium Citrate Nutrient Breakdown: Sodium: Maintains Fluid Balance Sodium is needed in the body for a number of reasons, the most important for endurance athletes is its role in the maintenance of extracellular fluid volume which influences the hydration of an athlete. It...

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Why Tailwind Nutrition?

Posted by Anthony Clark on

An Introduction to Tailwind The XMiles team were introduce to Tailwind Nutrition by a number of athletes in the ultra running community during 2016, they were swearing by it for both events and training, with such a positive word of mouth response for a product we had to find out more! A common point of discussion on many forums regarding the topic of nutrition for pre and during long runs and fuelling for ultra races is 'What are you going to use for fuel?'. Expecting the normal response to be solid foods (bars, chews and homemade snacks), gels and then adding an electrolyte based drink for hydration and sodium (electrolytes). We...

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