September 19, 2014

Hey folks. I’ve been slacking on the posts this summer, what can I say. But behold! A new content… and yup, it’s about coconuts. As I was back enjoying the beautiful beaches near me recently and whilst floating on my back in the calm sea I thought to myself “ahhh I could go for a chilled coconut with a straw…

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June 10, 2013

I forget how this stuff found its way onto my radar, but it did, about a year ago. The other day I was making a quick trip to the local REI and noticed some packets of it on a clearance table. I had to grab a few to try out. Coco Hydro is dehydrated coconut water. So, here are my…

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March 25, 2013

It’s been just over a year since the Battle of the Bars. Time for round two! This time we’re including some new bars and tasty treats in the field to bring it to about 3 dozen competitors! All the bars we looked at last time are included here as well. You can see if your favorite still holds its own.…

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December 8, 2012

Greetings all. I wanted to quickly share a new product in the world of energy snacks and trail bars. At a recent trail run I met Matt Oscamou from Frontier Snacks. Matt and his brother Nate came up with these tasty concoctions and promptly launched their company which is local to Mountainview, CA. Rather than single serving bars, they’re sold…

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February 10, 2012

(update as of 03/2013 – all of the bars from the Round 2 article have now been added and will appear here as well due to the nature of the code that publishes this data as we create it) We’ve all eaten bars at some point whilst on the trail – and if you haven’t yet then it’s probably in…

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