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Welcome to the Mission Blog.

Here you can find regular updates on what we care about most: Fuelling Extraordinary, Community, Science + Nutrition.

What is Yerba Mate?

Pronounced yer-bah mah-tay. It is a natural stimulant known to enhance memory, mood + alertness, with lower amounts of caffeine. Learn more about the leaf that has taken the nutrition world by storm.
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7 tips to fuel something extraordinary from home this lockdown

05 November 2020
When routines change, it’s easy to let the mind + body develop negative habits. But lockdown can be a great opportunity to build more physical and mental strength, plus have some fun too. Here are our seven top tips for achieving exactly that.
Thank You NHS!

Thank You NHS!

15 October 2020
This summer we proudly donated thousands of teas to NHS hospitals around London for those helping to keep us all safe. Take a look at how they went down and how else we have helped.

8 running races you can still sign up to in 2020

8 running races you can still sign up to in 2020

13 October 2020

We've been gutted to miss out on attending so many events in 2020 but do not despair! There are still plenty you can make it along to before Christmas!

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What is Yerba Mate? Why do the Best Footballers in the World Drink it?

25 September 2020
Yerba Mate - The Drink of the Gods.
Throughout our time in Argentina, Uruguay and Brazil, we saw first hand the nations’ obsession with this super-brew. It is by far the most popular drink on the continent and Luis Suarez, Lionel Messi Neymar Jr., and most recently the England football team all swear by it. Here’s why.  
Scottish Highlands Cycling - Top 5 Secret Routes

Scottish Highlands Cycling - Top 5 Secret Routes

03 September 2020

Upon taking a two-week venture around the Scottish highlands, I reached out to you all in the Mission community for any routes, tips, and/or treks you might have. One customer, who wishes to remain anonymous, sent these lesser known / unique routes in and so, with permission, I’m sharing with everyone here. If you do some, send a pic with some Mission in hand please! I loved them. 

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How can ginger benefit an athlete?

06 July 2020

Ginger is a well-known spice derived from the Zingiber officinale plant that has been used for centuries in non-western traditional medicine. Its use as a performance enhancer in sport is starting to be investigated, and its principal benefits are 1) Promoting metabolic flexibility; and 2) Acting as a pain reliever. 

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Is Ashwagandha Good for Athletes?

26 June 2020
Ashwagandha is an Indian herb that is part of a family of plants called adaptogens. Adaptogens are so-called because they help your body functionally adapt when it is under intense physical or mental stress by improving your resistance to stress as well as your ability to perform.
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What are the benefits of green tea to athletes?

22 May 2020

The benefits of Green Tea to athletic performance centre around getting new energy into highly-active cells (e.g. muscles) and helping to prevent cellular damage post-exercise and hasten recovery.

Business as usual-ish

Business as usual-ish

28 April 2020

Hi all,

I just wanted to drop you a quick update on everything happening with MISSION and how we’re dealing with Covid-19.

How can you help during the crisis?

How can you help during the crisis?

15 April 2020
Lots of people in our amazing community are wanting to help at the moment. I thought it would be good to pool together a little resource of links that you may want to consider.
spoonful of sugar being poured into sugar pot

Why it's now more important than ever to decrease sugar levels

22 March 2020

In such unprecedented times, it’s essential to keep exercising, boost your immunity and stay level headed. Sugar makes doing all of this a lot harder. 

What is the sugar crash and how can you beat it?

What is the sugar crash and how can you beat it?

21 February 2020
There is one phenomenon known almost universally to endurance athletes - “the sugar crash” which in scientific terms represents carbohydrate depletion. What actually happens when you crash and how can you beat it? 
What are the benefits and risks of caffeine and how does it affect performance?

What are the benefits and risks of caffeine and how does it affect performance?

15 January 2020

Ever since the World Anti-Doping Agency removed caffeine from the banned substances list in 2004, there has been a flurry of activity looking into how it can be used to enhance athletic performance.4,5 What are the risks and what are the benefits?

A Guide to Caffeine Consumption

We want more people to be aware of what caffeine is, what it does to us, what it means to over consume it, and much, much more. So, we’ve pulled together a guide on caffeine consumption.
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