Popular Carb Boom! Energy Gels to fuel 30,000+ runners on race day
Cleveland, OH: BOOM Nutrition along with the GORE-TEX® Philadelphia Marathon announced that Carb Boom! Energy Gels® have been named the official Energy Gel of the 2015 GORE-TEX® Philadelphia Marathon. As part of the partnership, Carb Boom! Energy Gels® will be available at aid stations throughout the course on race day.
Carb Boom! Energy Gels® are well known for their great taste and unbeatable endurance performance. They are made with real fruit concentrates and purees and are rich in complex carbohydrates that deliver a steady energy release without the risk of an upset stomach. Marathoners, triathletes, cyclists, runners and other endurance athletes love Carb Boom! Energy Gel’s six delicious flavors and appreciate the fact that they do not contain any artificial flavors, colors or sweeteners, are gluten-free and vegan-friendly.
“The entire Boom! team is excited to be part of this fantastic event and deliver the best nutrition to more than 30,000 race participants. Marathon runners need in-race fueling to perform at their best, and Carb Boom! Energy Gels® provide endurance athletes with a perfect formula that’s easy on the stomach and won’t cause GI distress or unscheduled trips to the port-o-john,” said Tony Lammers, CEO of Boom Nutrition. “From start to finish, Carb Boom! Energy Gels® are part of an endurance athletes’ complete nutrition plan.”
“Our goal is to make the 2015 GORE-TEX® Philadelphia Marathon the best one yet,” said Desiree Peterkin-Bell, Race Director of the GORE-TEX® Philadelphia Marathon. “We are pleased to have Carb Boom!’s great tasting Energy Gels within arm’s reach for our 30,000+ participants come race day as we deliver the best race experience for our athletes.”
Carb Boom! Energy Gels will be available at all Philadelphia Runner Stores, the Philadelphia area Dicks Sporting Goods stores, and other run and bike shops in the Philadelphia area.
About Boom Nutrition, Inc.
Boom Nutrition Inc., is a Cleveland, Ohio based sports nutrition company that develops and delivers nutrition products that improve the performance of endurance athletes everywhere. Known worldwide for its great taste and great performance, Carb Boom! Energy Gels® are the official on-course energy gels at endurance events nationwide. See us on-course in 2015 at the GORE-TEX® Philadelphia Marathon, DICK’s Sporting Goods Pittsburgh Marathon, Rite Aid Cleveland Marathon, Cox Providence Marathon, Detroit Free Press Marathon, Newport Rhode Races Marathon, Indianapolis Monumental Marathon, and more! For more information about Carb Boom! Energy Gels®, go to boomnutrition.com.
About the GORE-TEX® Philadelphia Marathon
GORE-TEX® Philadelphia Marathon Race Weekend attracts more than 30,000 runners, 60,000 spectators, and 3,000 volunteers. Race Weekend features the GORE-TEX® Philadelphia Marathon and half Marathon on Sunday, November 22; the Rothman Institute 8K and Kids Fun Run on Saturday, November 21; and a free two-day Health & Fitness Expo on Friday, November 20 and Saturday, November 21. Race participants pass many of Philadelphia’s famous attractions on the swift and scenic USATF-certified course, which is a Boston qualifier. Take the first step to experiencing 26.2 miles of fun, beauty, history and excitement by visiting www.philadelphiamarathon.com. Be sure to connect with us on Facebook (facebook.com/philadelphiamarathon), Twitter (@philly_marathon) and Instagram (@philly_marathon) to stay up to date with the latest GORE-TEX®Philadelphia Marathon news.