Children today are swept into an uber competitive environment at a young age. From little league play in kindergarten to high school athletics, team and individual sports are an integral part of kids’ daily lives. With the amount of physical activity that kids undertake, proper nutrition and smart decisions are vital to their success. Maintaining proper hydration should be paramount for kids and parents.
Proper hydration is key to a maintaining overall healthy lifestyle. Did you know that even mild dehydration can impact a child’s strength, energy, and coordination? Dehydration is the number one cause of sports performance problems and injuries in youth athletics. With these thoughts in mind, what can a parent do to ensure that a child maintains proper hydration?
One way to ensure better hydration is with a sports drink. Unfortunately, some of these drinks can be high in calories and sodium. Luckily, BODYARMOR SuperDrink offers a refreshing, sports drink that filled with electrolytes, vitamins, coconut water, natural flavors, colors and sweeteners. This sports drink blend helps athletes recover and maintain proper hydration.
Unlike other sports drinks, BODYARMOR SuperDrink uses potassium as its key electrolyte. Potassium is critical to help prevent cramping in athletes. After reviewing athlete food consumption, many student athletes don’t consume enough potassium. BODYARMOR SuperDrink adds the potassium that an athlete needs into its drink and helps re-hydrate the athlete to maintain his performance leve.
Since smart caloric intake helps to maintain an athlete’s performance level, BODYARMOR SuperDrink uses natural sweeteners. Traditional sports drinks use artificial colors, flavors, sweeteners or high fructose corn syrup, which tend to have no nutritional value. Natural sweeteners, like the pure cane sugar in BODYARMOR SuperDrink, deliver carbohydrates needed to fuel muscles during exercise.
Additionally BODYARMOR SuperDrink uses coconut water. Coconut water coconut water in provides rehydration benefits which improves sports performance and naturally contains B-vitamins, antioxidants, minerals, and electrolytes.
BODYARMOR SuperDrink offers seven flavors, including fruit punch, tropical punch, grape, strawberry banana, orange mango, lemon lime and mixed berry. BODYARMOR SuperDrink is available at Target, Jewel and other retailers. It also can be purchased online at http://shop.drinkbodyarmor.com/.
Are you ready to rethink your sports drink? Hydrate with BODYARMOR and see the difference in your child’s performance.