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Fueling for a 6 Day MTB Stage Race at 9,500ft

Our riders, Jamey Driscoll & Ali Flis, tested their physical & mental limits at Breck Epic this past month.3 Tips from our Team on Fueling for Mountain Bike Stage Races 1. Pack singles of Asend for aid stations. Fill up your hydration system with water and add your favorite flavor. A big mountain bike race day is not the time to experiment with new nutrition. 2. Before the big days, try out all your race food. We fueled with Nutella sandwiches, Honey Stinger Waffles and gummies (not the illegal kind, although that might have been fun). 3. Recovery is key to sustaining performance for the entire week. Within an hour of finishing a stage, mix up an 8 oz. bottle...

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Chocolate Spice Smoothie Recipe

This might be the most simple breakfast smoothie of all time and possibly the tastiest one too! All you need are these simple ingredients, a blender of any kind and a really good to-go cup with the perfect straw.  Ingredients: 12 oz. Almond Milk (or your milk of choice) 1 banana 2 scoops Chocolate Spice Recovery Directions: Throw all 3 ingredients into the blender (Jamey just uses a hand blender and blends it up in the cup he's planning to use) Add your straw and enjoy on the go We have found that this is a great way to start your day, especially after a early morning yoga session. Enjoy ~  

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Mid Summer Update

 This summer we've been busy! It has been a jam packed summer for the Asend Crew. We have been sponsoring various events, supporting a handful of cycling teams and making our first attempt to get the product into retail shops. Have we told you it's SUPER busy all the time when you're launching a business, working full time and raising two young families? The goal this summer is to get our products into as many mouths as possible because we know that once you taste it you will be hooked.  Here is a little recap of some of the events we've attended and partnerships we've created. Partnership with Rollout App's Summer Series Rollout App is a new meet up app...

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