Winning the marathon in a time of 2 hours 31 minutes 32 seconds, a personal best and cramp free marathon for Caleb.
The secret weapon Caleb used was CrampFix, an effective new alternative for cramping used by recreational and professional athletes worldwide.
“I drank one Lemon CrampFix Shot just before the race and had an Espresso CrampFix Shot about the 33km mark. My quads normally start to cramp about the 36km mark so this time I was able to hold on until the end”
Caleb has been using CrampFix for over 12 months to help overcome annoying and disruptive muscle cramps in the pool, on the bike and when running. During long training sessions and on race day.
CrampFix can be used by runners of all levels, not just winners!
CrampFix was developed for professional football players who commonly struggle to stay on the field for an entire game. The players needed a solution and so after 3 years of trialing the CrampFix formula, the brand was launched onto the market so that other athletes could manage their cramps.
I ran the marathon cramp free. Thanks CrampFix! Another happy, cramp free marathon runner has used CrampFix Raspberry 50mL bottle to run a full marathon without experiencing any muscle cramps.
“Hey CrampFix – just wanted to let you know that I ran the marathon yesterday CRAMP FREE!! Yee ha!! …
I used 1 bottle of the 50ml Raspberry flavour – a bit at start and then at 20 kms, 27kms and 35 kms – at no stage did I feel like cramping so felt good throughout- and I have certainly pulled up well today – thanks CRAMPFIX ! Cheers Adrian 😊👍🏻”
Adrian emailed us after he ran the O’Keefe Rail Trail Marathon in April.
CrampFix can also get rid of cramps straight away. Handy to have on you just in case, if you don’t know whether you’ll cramp or not!
RAPID RELIEF & PREVENTION.
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What causes muscle cramps and how to get rid of them?
Unfortunately, not too many people can answer this! But we can offer a few insights and theories:
You rarely see cramps at the start of a game or race. However, it is common to see athletes cramp at the end which leads us to believe that fatigue is a likely contributor.
For many years some researchers have long suggested dehydration and electrolyte imbalance (such as decreased salt content) as a cause. But recent reviews have downplayed this theory, as the evidence is mostly observational. This means while there may be an association between dehydration, salt depletion, and cramps, we can’t prove one caused the other.
In these studies, people who were prone to cramps did NOT have differences in hydration or electrolyte content compared to people who were not prone to cramps!
Furthermore, all the muscles in the body would cramp if electrolyte imbalance was implicated. Cramping is usually experienced in actively used muscles.
Salt tablets and magnesium have been commonly used for cramps, but because electrolyte imbalance and dehydration don’t appear to be the cause, their usefulness is debatable.
Other causes of muscle cramps include side effects from some medications, diet or perhaps have a family history of cramping.
Lack of strength and conditioning may also play a role in exercise-related muscle cramps.
Science is now proving there is a fast way of getting rid of muscle cramps
The latest science in relation to getting rid of muscle cramps relates more to a neurological connection. Particularly in terms of rapid relief during activity. Studies conducted with professional rugby players have shown that despite hydration, strength, conditioning & nutrition being monitored, cramping can often still occur. Hence the effectiveness of using a product that stimulates a neural response. Products like CrampFix are able to quickly activate sensory nerves in the mouth, triggering the overactive nerve signals to release the cramp – quickly.
Swallowing and digesting is not required! Cramps disappear just by swirling the liquid around the mouth and discarding it! This is how to get rid of cramps quick enough to stay in the game.
Calf cramps while running are a horrendous experience! “If you ever see me on course, guaranteed I’ll have CrampFix on me!
“I’m thrilled to have been selected to join the CrampFix team of Ambassadors, and look forward to spreading the word of a cramp free race!
My story with CrampFix started at the Gold Coast Marathon expo, where I dropped by the stand and chatted to Jan about the product. It was a day before the race, so I decided I wouldn’t experiment with anything new.
Needless to say, I cramped really bad the next day, the return to the finish from Runaway Bay was a horrendous experience, dropping over a minute in pace due to crippling cramps in my calves.
I bought my first CrampFix Shot at the City2Surf expo – I didn’t need it for the shorter distance race, but took the opportunity to stock up for the Sydney Marathon. I had a good chat to Jan again, and told him about my Gold Coast experience, the next marathon was not going to be a repeat.
Sydney Marathon came around pretty soon after, and I was ready. I had been training well, had experimented with nutrition and felt prepared – I also had a couple shots of CrampFix, just in case. Those shots were consumed in the back half of the race, they allowed me to power through without debilitating cramps. I finished with a PB time of 2:57:31 joining the sub3 club.
Since Sydney Marathon I haven’t raced without a CrampFix tucked away with my gels. Stromlo lightning 30km – one CrampFix, top 10 finisher, no cramps.
Six Foot Track Marathon – two CrampFix, 4:18:38 finish, no cramps.
If you ever see me on course, guaranteed I’ll have CrampFix on me.
CrampFix® is a new formulated supplementary sports food especially developed to help high performing athletes achieve their performance goals.
CrampFix® offers athletes FAST, RELIABLE & EFFECTIVE Cramp Management.
Ideal for any athlete and currently being used with success by professional AFL, Rugby Union, NRL, Ironman & Cyclists.
Perfect for triathletes, marathon runners, ironman, kayakers cyclists, rugby, basketball, soccer, hockey, weight lifters, cross fit, surfers, tennis, basically anybody who cramps from strenuous exercise.
Also works for outdoor workers, gardeners, builders and people suffering night cramps.
FIX CRAMPS BEFORE THEY START – FIX THE NERVE (NOT THE MUSCLE)
CrampFi®x treats muscle cramps through the neuro-muscular system.
Instead of treating the cramping muscle itself as most commonly done, CrampFix® treats the OVERACTIVE NERVES that are causing the muscles to cramp.
CrampFix® works rapidly when cramp strikes and also helps to prevent cramps.
Just minutes after taking CrampFix® muscle cramps anywhere in the body are rapidly released.
CrampFix® helps athletes TAKE CONTROL of muscle cramps. Rapidly.
Muscle fatigue combined with overactive NERVE signals cause muscles to CRAMP
Drinking CrampFix® stimulates the sensory nerves in the throat.
A signal is sent through the spinal cord to inhibit the overactive nerve signals.
The overactive nerve signals going from the nerves to the cramping muscle are INTERRUPTED.
The cramp is RAPIDLY RELIEVED OR PREVENTED.
CrampFix® contains all natural ingredients including vinegar, salt, sugar, water, natural lemon flavour, magnesium, potassium, calcium.
This proprietary formula has just the right blend of astringency, pH and mineral content to provide rapid relief.
If you’re wanting to use CrampFix in your next triathlon but aren’t sure just how to … read this race report by Ironman Triathlete & Ultraman Kristin Trappitt.
“For the Ironman 70.3 Geelong I took an Espresso CrampFix pre swimming as I can get quad and calf cramps during the swim. Not on Sunday thankfully!.
On the ride I had a Raspberry CrampFix at 20km and again at 65km. These help me as I have tight calves and it helps me stay looser into the run.
This was a tough run, especially with the warming conditions. A Lemon CrampFix at the end of Lap 1 of the run and NO CRAMPING issues at all during the day!
I continue to enjoy the benefits of CrampFix with all my extended days. Be it training or racing and I’m happy they work for me”
December 2018. Photo of Kristin Trappitt and Rod Miller.
Ironman athletes can suffer terrible leg cramps during racing and training.
“CrampFix really was a lifesaver, you put a hell of a lot of training hours into those types of events as you know, so it was a massive relief to find a product on course that literally fixed the problem in a minute or so, and enabled me to complete the event.
Port Macquarie 70.3 last year was my first long course triathlon. I felt like $1million bucks coming off the bike, and
I honestly thought my day was over, I had no idea how I would run another 20k.
Then I was lucky enough to find CrampFix at the next aid station, and it literally saved my event.
I went on to achieve my 70.3 goal.
One year later, I am attempting my first Ironman, and
Nick Hall, Ironman 70.3 Port Macquarie 2017
CrampFix works rapidly by activiating sensory nerves in the mouth. Fast relief when you need it. Use it only when you need it. Prevents cramps and stops them.
Ironman athletes can cramp during any of the 3 legs. During the swim, bike or run. An Ironman can spend between 8 and 18 hours on the course. Cramping can be thing that stops a race. CrampFix will save your race!
Don’t let leg cramps in Ironman stop you from achieveing your goals! CrampFix is helping pros, top age groupers and first timers get through an Ironman cramp free!
It’s easy to use and carry! Packed in handy sachets, like gel packs. Tear open half way and drink or swirl and spit.
The First Time Using CrampFix
by Ash Hunter, Ironman 70.3 Triathlete
Ever since starting triathlon in 2015 I’ve experienced muscle cramps in almost every race, usually on the run and was finding I’d start to cramp on the bike in a half Ironman too.
While walking through the Cairns Ironman Expo in 2017, I came across CrampFix and asked how their product works, what athletes have used it before and what have the athletes said about it. After having a chat to Jan and Michelle, the owners, I decided to buy a couple of bottles. I don’t usually like to try new things on race day but thought I’d just have it there as an “in case of emergency” situation.
I carried a bottle in my bento box on the bike and put the other one in my back race suit pocket when I got into Transition 2 for the run.
I ended up having a mouthful on the bike around the 60km mark when I could feel the very start of a muscle cramp going on. The cramps stayed at bay until 12km on the run when I could feel another one about to start so I had another mouthful and the cramps disappeared again.
I always keep a CrampFix sachet or bottle on me for training and racing now and haven’t looked back.
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Jeri recently helped save cramping runners at the Singapore Marathon in December 2017 with CrampFix!
Running a full marathon herself, Jeri and her CrampFix team were also handing our bottles to cramping runners.
CrampFix works rapidly to treat muscle cramps. The all natural proprietary formula works by activating sensory nerves to control tired and over acting nerves which cause muscle cramps.
Easy to use, CrampFix was developed over three years with professional rugby players in Australia and was recently launched locally and in Asia in 2017.
CrampFix is “breakthrough cramp management” and is now being used widely, including Ironman athletes, marathon & trail runners, international netball players, AFL, Rugby Union & Rugby League players, basketball players, triathletes, open water swimmers, road cyclists and mountain bikers.
Simply drink straight from the bottle or convenient single serve sachet. No mixing or measuring. Use only as required when exercising for rapid relief.
Jason Sim took won the Bendigo Bank Half Marathon earlier this month “… thanks to CrampFix.”
This was only a few weeks after racing in the Ironman World Championships in Kona, Hawaii.
Jason is a regular user of CrampFix “(At Kona )I battled an injury all day that slowed me down but I didn’t battle Cramps thanks to CrampFix!”
While in Hawaii still, one week after the Ironman Champs, Jason won his Age Group in a 30k running race!! Amazing achievements!
“After I placed 4th outright and won my age group at the 30km running race in Hawaii the week after the Ironman I am contemplating going back for the Honolulu Marathon as I’m confident I can win my age group”.
CrampFix provides athletes a valuable tool to manage muscle cramps. It works neurologically.
After taking CrampFix the sensory nerves in the throat are activated to send a signal through the spinal cord to control the overactive nerves where the muscles are cramping. It works rapidly to prevent as well as treat muscle cramps.
It is recommended to take CrampFix just 10 minutes before exercise or before expected cramp stage. This will work well to prevent any impending cramps.
If cramp does strike CrampFix can be taken to provide rapid relief, allowing athletes to continue to perform.
CrampFix is an all natural proprietary formula with a specific Ph level and combination of minerals. It is Gluten Free and Vegan.
For more information visit https://crampfix.com.au/?p=8
CrampFix® is a new formulated supplementary sports food especially developed to help athletes to achieve their performance goals.
CrampFix® provides the impetus athletes need to increase drive performance.
CrampFix® treats muscle cramps through the neuro-muscular system.
Instead of treating the cramping muscle itself as most commonly done, CrampFix® treats the overactive NERVES.
Just minutes after taking CrampFix®, muscle cramps anywhere in the body are rapidly released.
CrampFix helps athletes TAKE CONTROL of muscle cramps. Rapidly.
CrampFix® contains all natural ingredients including vinegar, salt, sugar, water, natural lemon flavour, magnesium, potassium & calcium.
This proprietary formula has just the right blend of astringency, pH and mineral content that provides rapid and reliable relief.
GLUTEN FREE, VEGAN, WADA/ASADA COMPLIANT, ALL NATURAL
Note – 1 Bottle = 50ml
At the 2017 IM OZ, Port Macquarie, CrampFix was on course to provide rapid relief and prevention to Ironman crampers!
CrampFix partnered up with Ironman to offer cramp suffering athletes a fast acting, easy to use solution right on the run stage of the course.
Single doses as well as full bottles were made available at R1, on both sides of the aid station.
Feedback after the event was overwhelmingly positive. Many competitors saying that “CrampFix saved my race!”
CrampFix will also be available at the upcoming Cairns Ironman on 11th June 2017.