SCIENCE

HOW WILL IT AFFECT MY PERFORMANCE?

Slushy reduces core body temperature

COOLS
CORE
INCREASED
POWER
OUTPUT
LOWERS
BRAIN TEMP

Studies over the last decade have uncovered the powerful benefits of cold drink ingestion for exercise in hot conditions. The research has shown that the cooler you can make your drink, the better your performance tends to be.

LIQUID VS SLUSHY

Enhances perfomance by up to 20%

Time to exhaustion was longer after ice slushy over cold water ingestion.

(Siegel et al, 2010)
http://www.nytimes.com/2010/04/27/health/nutrition/27best.html


HOW WILL IT AFFECT ME?

Slushy reduces core body and brain temperatures

ICE SLUSHY
MINUS 3°C
ESOPHAGUS
CAROTID
ARTERY

DIRECTLY COOLS BRAIN TEMPERATURE

HYPOTHALAMUS
Thermosensitive receptors
in hypothalamus monitor
brain temperature.

Typical aid station fluid temperatures are an unpalatable 15 - 22°C. Floe bottle works to improve your performance in warm to hot conditions because it allows you to consume fluids in ice slushy formation.


WHAT IS ICE SLUSHY?

Three-phase homogenous mixture

ICE60%
LIQUID +ELECTROLYTE40%

Ice slushy has 5 times the cooling capacity of even cool liquids.

LIQUID
ICE
BEST BLENDED

ELECTROLYTE ACTS
AS ANTI-FREEZE
TO ALLOW FLOE OF
SLUSHY

SLUSHYREADY TO POUR
INTO YOUR NEW
‘FLOE’ BOTTLE.

HOW DO I MAKE ICE SLUSHY?

A SIMPLE THREE STEP PROCESS

Fill your blender with
electrolyte, ice and water.
Spin it.
Pour it.