Workout & Sports Nutrition
Whether you’re a weekend warrior or an elite athlete, modern nutrition products give athletes a great advantage in meeting their goals to get bigger, faster, leaner, or simply in shape. Here are some things to know:
Sports Nutrition is a big business with hundreds of companies to choose from. Not all are the same. Smoothie King carefully reviews them all and is confident in carrying and recommending only a short list of proven companies, such as BSN, Dymatize, CytoSport, VPX, ABB, Labrada and ISS.
Pre-workout formulas can help supply energy for your exercises and protect your muscles. Smoothie King favorites include Gladiator®, Energy bars, Protein bars, BSN's NO Explode, and Redline energy drinks.
After a workout, it’s important to give bodies the nutrients for optimal recuperation and growth. Smoothie King carries post-exercise products designed for electrolyte replacement and muscle development, including Whey Protein, Creatine and L-Glutamine among others.
Are you an Endurance Athlete?
The following supplements can be found at most Smoothie King Nutritional Lifestyle Centers.
- Good for overall health
- Pre-workout to enhance muscle performance during repeated bouts of brief, high-intensity exercise
- Post-workout to enhance muscle recovery
- Essential for bone density
- Essential for muscle contraction
- Good for post-workout and before bed
- Helps muscle recovery
- Helps reduce muscle soreness
- May improve joint function
Electrolytes (Sodium, Potassium)
- Needed before and during training to help reduce muscle cramping
Gels (Powergel, GU, Clif Shot)
- High carbohydrate for energy
Bars (Clif, Tri-o-plex)
- High carbohydrate, low-fat, lower protein, won’t melt
Visit a Smoothie King near you to see our full selection for gaining the edge in Sports and Workout Nutrition.