Kiwi based nutraceutical company Manuka Performance is undertaking a leading Sports Nutrition R&D project with the University of Otago & FoodSouth - New Zealand Food Innovation Network.
Funded through Callaghan Innovation, the project looks to research the nutraceutical advantages and efficiencies of Manuka Honey when combined with other natural extracts to aid athletes' performance & recovery.
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The project will further support and boost the known health benefits of Manuka Honey, and the athletic advantage honey provides athletes in general.
The research will enable Manuka Performance to continue developing new ranges of innovative Sports Nutrition and Health & Wellness products.
Manuka Performance, located in Whakatane, New Zealand already has a range of innovative Sports Nutrition products to market. They are becoming famous for their revolutionary energy gel Liquidfuel.
Unlike most other products on the market, Liquidfuel is made from all natural ingredients, with the energy / carbohydrate component coming exclusively from Manuka Honey. Significantly, Liquidfuel doesn't rely on refined or artificial sugars, nor does it require artificial preservatives, colours or additives. This makes it gentle on the stomach, more efficiently utilized by the body and better overall.