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GU Launches New Cucumber Mint And Chocolate Coconut Flavors

  • By Kristen Legan | Velonews.com
  • Published Jan 22, 2016
  • Updated Jan 22, 2016 at 5:47 PM UTC
Cucumber Mint and Chocolate Coconut are the newest additions to the GU Energy Labs line of gels. Photo: GU

GU Energy Labs announced the release of two new flavors to its energy gel and Roctane energy gel product lines. Cucumber Mint gels, developed for training in hot and humid conditions, contain 450mg of amino acids, 125mg of sodium, 20mg of caffeine and 100 calories. The calories come from both simple and complex carbohydrates to help maximize absorption and utilization while diminishing stomach distress. The Chocolate Coconut Roctane Ultra Endurance gels were developed for longer or particularly difficult races and training. This flavor includes 1425mg of amino acids, 125mg of sodium, 35mg of caffeine and 100 calories.

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