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Fitness: Grab a Banana for Mid-Run Fuel
Source: Greatist

Grab a Banana for Mid-Run Fuel

11/15/2013 - 12:00pm by The Greatist Team

Going long? Grab a banana for mid-run fuel.

For workouts longer than one hour, chow down on an on-the-go snack to replenish carb stores. Bananas, which are full of simple carbs and sugar, are ideal. Plus, the peel makes a banana the perfect no-mess, packaging-free snack. 

Nuts for (Coco)nuts:

Coconut water rehydrates and replenishes carbs mid-run. 

Pumped-Up Water:

Do we really need electrolytes while exercising? Here’s the run-down.  


 

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