Superfast Energy Gum review

A new sugar free, caffeinated chewing gum that claims to take affect up to six times quicker than a cup of coffee.

Cycling Weekly Verdict

The product can provide a strong caffeine hit, but it does have an acquired taste and will not appeal to many. Cyclists might be concerned about potentially swallowing the gum by accident, if they were to hit a bump in road or pot hole. The amusing promotional video is worth a watch though.

Reasons to buy
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    A different source of caffeine

Reasons to avoid
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    Acquired taste

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It’s official: caffeine boosts your cycling performance. We recently reported on a number of studies that have demonstrated the performance gains through caffeine consumption. Most people are familiar with sources of caffeine such as coffee, caffeinated gels and pro-plus, but now there is a new product: Superfast Energy Gum.

The makers claim that this caffeinated gum will enable you to study smarter, compete harder, focus better, stay alert longer and party forever. On top of this ambitious statement Superfast say that absorption is up to six times faster than swallowing a tablet or drinking coffee.

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