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USA Weightlifting Brands

Posted by Tony Leonardi on


Muscle Up Bars are the Official Bar of USA Weightlifting, and we are really proud of this honor and our partnership with such a great organization.Here are a few of our favorite USAW brands that we recommend for you:

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The Muscle Up Bar Story - Podcast

Posted by Tony Leonardi on


Muscle-up Bars are a Newtown CT based company that revolutionized the protein bar scene in 2016. They have become a favorite choice of the Strongtown community and have been a regular sponsor at our annual Battle for the Bell event for the past 3 years.

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Muscle Up becomes official bar of USA Weightlifting

Posted by Bold Apps on


Muscle Up only uses the cleanest ingredients available to produce the best possible protein bars. All bars are made with sweet potato (Mother Nature’s perfect carb), grass-fed protein (whey or collagen) and contain two to three times more protein than sugar. The bars never contain any sugar alcohols or stevia.

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The Health Benefits of Collagen Protein

Posted by Tony Leonardi on


Collagen protein has emerged, over the last few years, as a very nice alternative to whey protein especially for those who need a dairy free protein source.

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What are Sugar Alcohols?

Posted by Tony Leonardi on


As we researched this ingredient more, we were shocked to learn that sugar alcohols act as a laxative, and can produce bloating and diarrhea when eaten in "excessive amounts". 

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More Protein or More Sugar? That is the question!

Posted by Tony Leonardi on


So how did we manage to produce protein bars with 2x more protein than sugar, no sugar alcohols, no stevia, and make them taste so darn good? I'll tell you the secret, if you promise not to tell anyone else......

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Top 10 Health Benefits of Sweet Potatoes

Posted by Tony Leonardi on


Sweet potatoes are not only tasty (and sweet) but they are really good for you as well, which is why we include them in our bars, as one of the main ingredients!

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What is Prebiotic Corn Fiber?

Posted by Tony Leonardi on


...soluble fiber has been found to have a low glycemic index (does not rapidly raise blood sugar) and promotes digestive health by stimulating the growth of good bacteria (prebiotic effects). Unlike other prebiotic fibers, soluble corn fiber has been found to be very well tolerated with minimal gastrointestinal side effects.

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