Unived Elite Drink Mix - Cyclop.in
Unived Elite Drink Mix - Cyclop.in
Unived Elite Drink Mix - Cyclop.in
Unived Elite Drink Mix - Cyclop.in
Unived Elite Drink Mix - Cyclop.in
Unived Elite Drink Mix - Cyclop.in

Unived Elite Drink Mix

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Product code: 8906095141555

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  • Clinically prove 2:1 ratio of simple to complex carbohydrates
  • 190kcal per gel, along with Betaine, Beta-alanine, Sodium Bicarbonate, and essential Electrolytes
  • For an Isotonic solution, blend with 20-27 fl oz (600-800ml) water
  • Co-developed with World Champion Camille Herron & Elite Trail Runner Hayden Hawks, along with crucial involvement from many of the Unived Elite Athletes

Description

INTRODUCTION

Unived is excited to present our Elite line of Endurance Fuel, revolutionary formulations, a first of its kind in the World.

The architecture of the formulations has been meticulously developed, in collaboration with many of the Unived Elite Athletes from across the World. The product development process has spanned nearly two years, with hundreds of batches and countless trials, and the products have been used and tested in various climatic conditions and across different terrain.

We are honored to bring these product to market, and to finally offer them to you.

In 2017 we began toying with the idea of creating a new gel & drink mix, with the desire to deliver the maximum hourly caloric intake via carbohydrates, while also reducing potential GI distress which can be caused by continuous nutrition intake paired with excessive physiological stress – both of which occur during long training sessions and long grueling races.

Our research showed us that while we can consume any amount of carbohydrates in an hour, we can only oxidize and absorb a very specific amount. Usually, when we consume more than we can oxidize, we create a bottleneck in the gut, and this sets off a chain of unpleasant experiences, some of which manifest in the form of GI distress, stomach and abdominal pain, and result in athletes slowing down or dropping out due to severe discomfort.

Glucose, is oxidized via the SGLT1 pathway at a rate of 1g/minute, resulting in 60g/hour. Fructose, is oxidized via a completely different pathway, GLUT5. When we combine these multiple transportable carbohydrates in a 2:1 ratio, the total rate of ingested carbohydrate can exceed 1.5g/minute or 90g/hour[1]. This is possible because the carbohydrates are oxidized via non-competing pathways.

The Unived Elite line of products have been formulated for activities lasting greater than two hours. The Unived Elite Drink Mix & Elite Gels have the same optimal 2:1 ratio of simple to complex carbohydrates. Both offer you 30 grams of simple carbohydrates, and 15 grams of complex carbohydrates, for a total of 45 grams of carbohydrates, and 190kcal, per serving.

The other ingredients in the two products have been adjusted in a manner to provide additional support to the body based on climatic conditions. We have made the assumption that one may consume more of the isotonic Unived Elite Drink Mix during the day when temperatures peak, perspiration rates are high, and thirst increases; and that one may prefer the Unived Elite Gels during cooler periods of the day, and at night, when perspiration rates are low, and the body is not as thirsty.

During the day when temperatures peak, you will experience high perspiration and your body will lose both fluids & electrolytes. You must aim to replace both, and hence may want to consume more of the Unived Elite Drink Mix and less of the Unived Elite Gels. Apart from 45 grams of carbohydrates, the Unived Elite Drink Mix contains 1 gram of Betaine which acts as an osmoprotectant, protecting your cells from environmental stress under heat & humidity, 400mg of Beta-Alanine which buffers the acidity that builds up in our active muscles during exercise, 200mg of Sodium Bicarbonate which delays the onset of fatigue produced by lactic acid build-up, and all the essential electrolytes required to re-hydrate you. These ingredients are important as they aid you in maintaining your performance, especially during challenging climatic conditions.

During cooler times and also at night, you may experience less perspiration and may want to consume more of the Unived Elite Gel which is a concentrated source of fuel, and a little less of the Unived Drink Mix. Apart from 45 grams of carbohydrates, the Unived Elite Gel contains 400mg of Beta-Alanine which buffers the acidity that builds up in our active muscles during exercise, 200mg of Sodium Bicarbonate which delays the onset of fatigue produced by lactic acid build-up, and all the essential electrolytes required to re-hydrate you. As the Unived Elite Gel is a concentrated energy source, its main role is to deliver energy and supporting nutrients to your body with an instant consumption.

Irrespective of the time of the day, to gain maximum benefit from the Unived Elite Endurance Fuel system, you must aim to consume two servings per hour, to get 90 grams of carbohydrates and 380kcal, per hour.

Always remember to consume the Unived Elite Recovery Mix within 20 minutes of completing a hard training run, or a race, for optimal recovery. For ultra-distance activities, you may follow through with a second serving, 30 minutes after you consume the first. 

Unived Elite Drink Mix, kicks in to offset physical electrolyte losses and supply you with additional energy – so can you stay on target and focus on your goal. Unived Elite Drink Mix is an isotonic sports drink, that keeps your hydration and fluid uptake levels optimal throughout your endurance activity. Body salts such as sodium, potassium, magnesium, and chloride replace your electrolyte losses, support muscle protein synthesis, facilitate fluid uptake, and prevent muscle cramps. Beta-alanine supports and dramatically reduce fatigue. The key osmolyte maintains fluid balance and protects cells, proteins, and enzymes from environmental stresses like heat. It also releases energy and improves physical endurance.

During very prolonged exercise, ingestion of Glucose and Fructose, in a 2:1 ratio, results in greater carbohydrate oxidation rates than the ingestion of an isoenergetic amount of Glucose alone[2]. 

This is due to the fact that more than one transport mechanism is called into use, as Glucose is transported via the sodium glucose pathway, SGLT1, and Fructose is transported via a different pathway, GLUT5[3]. 

At our maximum capacity, we can transport Glucose via SGLT1 at a rate of 1gram per minute, resulting in 60grams per hour. However, when we co-ingest Glucose and Fructose, in a 2:1 ratio, we are able to transport 1.5grams per minute, resulting in 90grams per hour. 

The total lactate oxidation increases when we consume Glucose and Fructose, in a 2:1 ratio. This corresponds to lactate oxidation in our active muscle fibres, while part of the lactate oxidation may also take place in our heart muscles as lactate is efficiently used as an energy fuel in cardiomyocytes during exercise. Hepatic lactate update and conversion into glucose contributes substantially to total lactate disappearance. When multiple transportable carbohydrates (Glucose and Fructose, in a 2:1 ratio) are ingested during exercise, both hepatic lactate and glucose availability increase significantly when compared to ingestion of glucose alone. The total carbohydrate oxidation increases, essentially due to an enhanced oxidation of lactate. Because lactate is essentially oxidized by working skeletal muscles during exercise, co-ingestion of Glucose and Fructose not only allows an increase in total carbohydrate oxidation beyond what may be obtained with ingestion of Glucose alone, but it also provides additional oxidative fuel to active skeletal muscles during exercise[4].

Consumption of 90grams of carbohydrate per hour, from a co-ingestion of Glucose and Fructose in a 2:1 ratio, has the potential to spare muscle glycogen oxidation relative to lower doses of single carbohydrate ingestion, or even higher multiple carbohydrate ingestion. Ingesting higher amounts of either single or multiple transportable carbohydrates, can create an ‘over-dose’ effect, whereby effective and beneficial muscle glycogen oxidation and exercise performance and diminished[5]. Therefore, it is important to remember that you should not exceed the maximum ingestion of the products, which stands at 90gram per hour of Glucose and Fructose in a 2:1 ratio – this means either two Unived Elite Gels, or two Unived Drink Mixes, or one Unived Gel and one Unived Drink Mix, per hour.

There is also evidence that co-ingestion of Glucose and Fructose, in a 2:1 ratio, increases intestinal water absorption by 65% as compared with ingestion of Glucose alone[6]. 

IN SHORT: Raise return/exchange request within 7 days of receiving the item. In case of item looking used or wrong item sent, please raise the issue on the same day by email or maximum early next day. After 7 days we cannot help with the issue of "item looks used."

We process returns/refunds for defective/ wrong items received.

For size issues there are no returns/refunds, just exchanges. Exchanges are not promised (to avoid policy abuse) but we generally help, and issue store credit if your correct size is not available with us. Items returned must be sent to us in unused, unworn condition with original packaging, tags 100% intact.

 

No returns on Bike sales for size issues

PRE-ORDER Cancellation will incur 4% cancellation fee.

Cancellation without reason by the customer will also incur 4% cancellation fee.

Visit RETURNS CENTER to submit your request
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Please read detailed policy below to be fully informed:

For any issues

  • Check if your item is eligible for return/exchange. All details are in this policy.
  • Email at support@cyclop.in within 7 days of receiving your item.
  • Please mention your order number in the email, and state the issue.
  • Add photographs of the issue, to best highlight the problem.

Returns and refunds are eligible if

  • The Item was received in a defective/ damaged condition
  • Wrong item delivered

A product may vary slightly in colour from the image shown on the website.

Size exchanges

  • We will exchange sizes for you if the item ordered and received differs from the size chart shown on the website for that item at the time of ordering.
  • Please consult the size chart carefully before buying a product. S, M, L, XL sizing differs brand to brand, match the cm and inches.
  • Take help from the Cyclop team in finding your size, use the chat box on the site.
  • If the item does not fit you for any other reason and you want to exchange it, we will help you at discretion. We generally issue store credit if the exchange size is not available.

Returns/ exchanges will be processed only

  • If the product is unused/unworn
  • In original packaging with tags, manuals, packaging intact (not torn or ripped)
  • If sent with proof of purchase – receipt/ invoice
  • Returned with promotional items sent with the product

Due to hygiene reasons, we will not accept returns/exchanges of jerseys, shoes that appear even slightly used. Intimate-use items like cycling shorts, socks will not be returned/exchanged.

Shipping charges for return/ exchange

  • For defective/damaged/wrong items we will ship back the item at no cost to you.
  • For size returns you are required to ship the item to us with charges borne by you.
  • Original shipping charges are non-refundable.

A customer may exchange a product once.

No returns/ refunds/ exchanges for clearance items.

All returns/exchanges must be agreed with the Cyclop team on email before any related shipping is done.

 

WARRANTY

If you report an issue, 7 days after receiving the item, it will be treated as a warranty issue. You are required to contact the brand directly then, or connect with their official representatives in India for direct resolution of the problem.

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In general, our team helps customers get the item they are happy with, we assist in genuine cases for return/exchange with the goal to make customer experiences great.

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