The golden syrup and brown sugar will give you immediate benefits in a manageable burst while the oats provide slower burning carbs. The chia seeds will provide you with omega 3 and antioxidants aiding recovery, joint and brain function The sea salt flakes are a natural form of electrolyte replacement.
Using sea salt flakes means you get layers of flavours. The flapjack is baked so that it has a slight chew through the edge, soft further in and is easy to digest, which is essential when you are on the move.
Our balanced high energy bars are made from a recipe that enables a fast energy boost to be backed up with slower burn carbs, so there is no post gel crash in energy, you just keep moving forward with real food.
We have created the perfect formulation for fuel that is delicious and easy to eat on the go. This recipe contains only wholesome ingredients that you would find in your kitchen cupboard.
Consumption: During activity we are advised that most people will metabolise 300-400 calories per hour, so one flapjack per hour could replace 3 or 4 sports gels.
Everyone trains differently and for important events we recommend you practice your nutrition strategy every bit as much as you practice your sport.
For a trail marathon, we might eat a flapjack 90 to 30 minutes before the start. If you are going for a run after work you might eat a flapjack in the late afternoon before you go training.